Janine Ward, PTA
Janine attended Newberry College where she played basketball and received her Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education before attending Keiser University to receive an Associate’s degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Janine is a former high school basketball coach and has always worked with and had a love for children. She loves working with children with special needs and her strengths include orthopedic therapy. Janine enjoys spending time with her son and being a part of a youth non-profit organization.
Lauren Geraldson, DPT
Lauren attended the University of Florida to receive her Bachelor’s degree in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology before attending Nova Southeastern University to receive her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. Lauren has always had a passion for working with children and realized she wanted to work in Pediatrics specifically during her internship at Children’s Therapy Solutions. Lauren is active in her community as a member of The Junior League of Manatee County. In her spare time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends.
Heather Davis, PTA
Heather graduated from South University with her Associate’s of Science for physical therapy assistant in 2016. Heather was drawn to the field of physical therapy due to her passion for working with children with disabilities. She began her career later in life after raising two children of her own. Heather is a patient, caring, and creative therapist who enjoys motivating her patients to succeed. In her free time, Heather enjoys off-roading in the family jeep and going to the beach.
Diana Markowska, PT, DPT
Diana was born in Poland and grew up in New Jersey. She graduated from Seton Hall University. During her time there she completed placements in the private school setting as well as a clinical involving orthopedics. She explains she’s passionate about pediatric physical therapy as it allows children to be as functional as they can be with their environment. Diana is a creative, fun, and energetic PT and she loves the fact that she can make even the smallest difference in the lives of children and families. Her role allows others to make the most use of the environment around them and her job truly makes her want to get out of bed each morning! When she’s not in the PT gym she likes golfing, reading, singing, and going to the beach. Her fun fact is that she is fluent in Polish as well as English!
Karrin Scully, M.S., PT
Karrin received her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami School of Medicine. She has over 19 years of experience in treating orthopedic injuries, premature infants, and medically fragile children in a variety of settings including schools, homes, and clinics. In her spare time, Karrin enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.