Travis Robbins, MSPT, CSCS, FAAOMPT – OWNER
Travis Robbins grew up milking cows on his family dairy farm in Upstate New York. After a lot of injuries while playing baseball, basketball and football in high school, he became fascinated with the injured athlete. He brought that passion to Ithaca college where he played football and graduated with a masters in science and physical therapy. He is the proud husband of Amanda Robbins, the love of his life, and his 4 children Macy, Cade, Delaney and Harrison.
Todd Robbins,MSPT, FAFS – OWNER
Todd Robbins loves being a physical therapist and operating the largest privately owned physical therapy practice in the Lehigh Valley: Robbins Rehabilitation. He loves working with challenging cases and welcomes them after 15 years of experience in the field. Todd is a Fellow of Applied Functional Science through the Gary Gray Institute and is excited to help his patients recover faster with his training. Todd and his wife Kelly, also a physical therapist, are always busy with their two sons Pryce and Carter. Todd was a three-sport athlete in high school and an Academic All American on the football team at Ithaca College.
Megan Eyvazzadeh, PT, DPT
Megan has over fifteen years of clinical experience as a physical therapist. She holds a Doctor of Physical Therapy and a certificate of Advanced Study in Orthopedics from Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions. She treats musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions of the spine and extremities, with a special interest in back pain, running, and community wellness. Megan is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association. She is certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy through the McKenzie Institute.
Nick Horowski, PT, DPT
Nick is a proud graduate of Ithaca College where he received his masters in physical therapy six years ago and punted for the football team. Two years later he went back and finished up his doctorate in physical therapy at Temple University. He and his wife Julie currently have one young son Cooper and two dogs Alex and Rufus.
Holly Burns, DPT
Holly is a graduate of Widener University where she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2013. She grew up on Jugtown Mountain in Asbury, NJ with her grandmother, parents, brother and sister. She is married to Tom, they live in Annandale, NJ and enjoy snowboarding, surfing, hiking, and traveling. Holly enjoys exercising and using her previous experience as a professional dancer to think outside the box when treating and rehabilitating her patients.
Kelly Fortner, PT, DPT
Kelly graduated from Ithaca College with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2007. She is CAPP-Pelvic certified (Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy) by the APTA. She specializes in womens and mens health condition in the areas of pelvic pain and urinary incontinence. She also has training in spinal and peripheral joint manual therapy and soft tissue techniques such as myofascial and connective tissue release and visceral manipulation. She is married to Ross and has two children, Emma and Ricky.
Kyle Lance, PT, DPT
Kyle Lance lives in nearby Washington, NJ where he enjoys running, hiking, biking, and the great outdoors. Kyle takes an eclectic approach to treatment with a focus on neuromuscular re-education. He excels in the treatment of traumatic brain injuries including concussions, vestibular disorders, CVAs, and various orthopedic disorders.
Lori Haring, PT, MS
Lori graduated from PT school at the University of Scranton in 1993. She acquired an MS in Movement Science from MCP Hahnemann University in 2001. She primarily works with individuals who are dealing with pelvic and abdominal conditions, perinatal complications and chronic soft tissue dysfunction. She strives to help individuals understand where their pain comes from in an effort to facilitate its termination!
Kelly Ohmer, DPT
In 2009, Kelly received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Gannon University located in Erie, PA. She has spent the last 6 years working in outpatient orthopedics treating all types of injuries including joint replacements, sports and work injuries, as well as chronic pain. Two of those years she served as a clinic director in Western PA.
Jay de Jesus, PTA
Jay is a lifelong athlete and former professional bicycle racer. His tenacity on the racecourse mirrors his drive in life — Jay is a very hands-on based therapist utilizing years of practice and experience as an athlete to provide effective, compassionate and personable patient care. Having graduated from Penn State’s competitive PTA program, Jay is also a CMT (Cert Massage Therapist) and a Performance Mountain Biking Skills race coach with National
Angel Gonzalez- Physical Therapy Aide
I graduated from Penn State with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. I plan to go to graduate school for Physical Therapy. I enjoy playing sports; I am currently on a flag football team and I play on a summer league basketball team. Spending time with family and friends is also another thing I enjoy doing with my life.
Shannon Sanchez, Physical Therapy Aide
Shannon spent half of my years growing up in New York and moved to Bethlehem about 10 years ago. She attended Freedom High School and graduated in 2012. Shannon graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation and Human services in May 2016. She has recently been accepted into the Pennsylvania State University PTA program and starts Fall 2016.
Delia Guthrie, Physical Therapy Aide
Delia has a bachelor’s degree in biology from Muhlenberg College. In her free time, you could find her reading, spending time with family, and playing board games.
Jacqueline Mee, Physical Therapy Aide
Jacqueline is a graduate of West Chester University with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science. She grew up in Phillipsburg New Jersey with her parents and three younger siblings. She enjoys running, hiking, going to the beach and most other outdoor activities. Jacqueline plans on pursuing her career in Physical therapy and is currently applying to schools.
Hayley Vaughn, Physical Therapy Aide
I am completing my Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science with a concentration in Exercise Physiology at East Stroudsburg University. I love sports and outdoor activities such as hiking, spending time at the beach, and of course any time spent with family and friends.
Todd Covert, Physical Therapy Aide
Todd is an aide at Robbins Rehabilitation. When not working for Robbins he attends Dominican College’s weekend DPT program. Todd is a former semi-pro soccer player and he is currently the assistant boys soccer coach at Whitehall high school and the co-ed middle school soccer team. Todd is looking forward to being a PT and is motivated by the Robbins twins to open up his own practice one day!
Shelley Rosario – Physical Therapy Aide
Shelley graduated from Dieruff HS, where she played softball and basketball. She graduated from Penn State Lehigh Valley Spring 2016 with a bachelor’s of science, where she also played basketball and volleyball. Shelley will be attending PTA school in fall 2016 at Penn State Hazleton. She plans to eventually get my doctorate of PT.
David Francavilla, – PTA
David grew up in Easton, Pennsylvania. He attended Easton Area High School where he played football, lacrosse, and track. He went to Bloomsburg University where he received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology in 2011. He then attended Lehigh Carbon Community College where he received an Associate degree in Physical Therapy Assistant in 2013. Dave has been working at Robbins since the winter of 2014! He also is a certified Zumba Instructor and an archery hunter. He proposed to his fiancée around Christmas time in front of the tree at Rockefeller Center.
Brian Lauderman, – PTA
Brian received his Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Penn State in 2016, passing his state boards later that year. Brian enjoys almost every sport, specifically soccer and baseball. Brian and his wife, Ali, currently have one son, Jackson, born 2016. When not at work, Brian is enjoying time with his family, watching Jack grow and develop every day.
Bryana Snyder, External Marketing Manager
Bryana graduated from East Stroudsburg University in 2012 with her Bachelors in Science, Athletic Training Degree. She has been working at Robbins ever since, starting out as an aide in the Allentown location. Currently she manages all of the aides as well as being an external marketer for the practice.
Justine Levchak, Internal Marketing Director
Justine Levchak was born and raised in Allentown, PA. She attended Widener University where she graduated with a Bachelor degree in Psychology in 2013. Justine stumbled upon Robbins in the summer of 2013 as a student and loved it so much she forced the brothers to keep her around. In her spare time she works part time at the Lehigh Valley Phantoms as a 50/50 seller and the Lehigh Valley Ironpigs as a ballgirl. If you find yourself sitting behind her at your next Pigs game make sure you say hey and watch the magic as she stops foul balls left and right!
Laura Panko-Shultz, Office Assistant
Laura started working for Robbins in 2013 and is so happy to be working for such a great company and with such an awesome group of people. I make all of the appointment reminder calls for Robbins. So chances are, you are familiar or will become very familiar with my voice.