R. Marcotte, PT, MPH, DPT -- Dan received his undergraduate
degree in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University, a Master
of Public Health degree from the University of Massachusetts,
Amherst, and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University
of New England.
He has been the Director of Physical Medicine at hospitals in
Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Dan was co-owner
and founder of Slatersville Physical Therapy from 1992 through
2003, returning to the area in 2011 to reopen as Marcotte Physical
Therapy. In over 30 years of clinical practice, he has specialized
in areas of manual therapy, to include muscle energy, myfascial
and craniosacral techniques, strain counterstrain, joint mobilization,
as well as lymphatic drainage and vestibular rehabilitation.
Dan intergrates these and other techniques to treat patients
with acute, chronic and post-operative dysfunction to reach
their full functional potential.
Wright MSPT, CYT, DPT -- Kim received her Master's degree
in physical therapy from Springfield College in 1993. She has
experience in hospital and skilled nursing facilities, but has
primarily spent her clinical years in outpatient physical therapy.
Kim worked at Slatersville Physical Therapy with Dan from 1994-2003.
She moved onto Advanced Integrated Medicine from 2003-2011 combining
chiropractic and physical therapy care. Over the years she has
developed her hands-on skills specializing in craniosacral therapy,
soft tissue and muscle energy techniques, zero-balancing, myofascial
release, strain counterstrain, joint mobilization, and vestibular
and balance rehab. In 2005, she became a certified yoga instructor
specializing in restorative yoga. She furthered her education
by earning her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2008 from Temple
University. She has been an adjunct faculty member at New England
Institute for Technology teaching musculoskeletal exercise, data
collections and kinesiology classes in the Physical Therapy Assistant
Program. She continues to educate students in the clinic as a
certified clinical instructor. Kim excitedly rejoined Dan in January
2012 here at Marcotte Physical Therapy.
Vigeant, MSPT -- Andrea received her bachelor's
degree in psychology with a pre-PT concentration from Sacred Heart
University in 2000. She continued her education at Sacred Heart
for a Master's in Science Physical Therapy degree in 2002. Andrea
has been practicing outpatient orthopedics in private practice,
occupational health and with athletes of all ages.
In December 2010, Andrea completed an extensive manual therapy
certification program through Manual Therapy Institute of Texas.
This program incorporates current evidence for all areas of the
spine and extremities with a patho-functional morphological approach.
This model describes how changes in function can lead to restricted
movement and complaints of pain. The patho-functional morphological
model of examination and intervention focuses on the cause of
the problem rather than the symptoms and facilitates a comprehensive
approach to treatment. As a certified manual therapist; Andrea
utilizes numerous hands-on treatment approaches for all musculoskeletal
Andrea has always enjoyed helping people in a hands-on manner
and patient education for all aspects of daily life. She enjoys
returning individuals to activities they enjoy, function within
the home or workplace and in general making a positive difference
in someone's life.
Every day Andrea enjoys the variety of patients and diagnoses
treated in outpatient orthopedics including feet! In her spare
time, Andrea enjoys staying active, running, bicycling and spending
time with family and friends.
Evans, DPT -- Katie received her bachelor's degree in Kinesiology
at the University of Rhode Island in 2010. From there she continued
her studies at Sacred Heart University earning her Doctorate of
Physical Therapy in 2013. Katie has spent her time treating patients
in the outpatient orthopedic setting refining her manual skills
to allow patients to achieve their full potential. She also has
a special interest in treating pediatric patients. In her free
time, Katie enjoys spending time with her husband caring for and
maintaining their little farm.
Lee, DPT -- Marisa graduated with her Bachelors of Science
in Exercise Science from High Point University in High Point,
NC, in 2010. From there, she went on to receive her Doctorate
of Physical Therapy in 2015 from Simmons College in Boston, MA.
Marisa has focused her practice on outpatient orthopedics and
geriatrics. She has two dogs, is a lifelong tennis player, an
avid hiker and a lover of all things Disney.
Riggs, PT -- Kaitlin entered the Physical Therapy program
at American International College in 2003. She went on to first
receive her Bachelor's in Interdepartmental Science followed by
her Master's in Physical Therapy in 2008. She has since spent
her career working in outpatient orthopedics in private practice.
She enjoys treating a wide variety of patient's and focuses on
individualized treatment plans. In her spare time she can be found
spending time with her husband and son.
Ruggieri, Business Manager
Kuczer, PT Aide
Correia, PT Aide
Thurber, PT Aide
Wright, PT Aide
Physical Therapy, Inc.
Branch Village Professional Offices
501 Great Road
North Smithfield, RI 02896
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