The Best Physical Therapy in Erie, PA

If you've been suffering from frequent back pain, help may be closer than you think. At Ashley and Kuzma Therapeutics, we work with our patients to develop a customized therapy plan that will work for them. Back pain will be a thing of the past when you begin working with the therapy professionals at Ashley and Kuzma Therapeutics.

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Greg Kuzma, MPT

Greg Kuzma is the owner of Ashley and Kuzma Therapeutics. Greg is from Erie, PA. He graduated from Duke University in 1990 with a bachelors degree and then from Slippery Rock University in 1993 with a masters degree in Physical Therapy.

Greg has worked in many different settings, which include 9 years working for Hamot Medical Center, 7 years as a Rehab Advisor for the Total Joint Replacement Committee, and 15 years in the private practice setting. In 2002, Greg opened the clinic with his former partner Mike Ashley, PT who has now retired after 13 years. Over the years, Greg has been active outside the clinic coaching his sons wrestling, golf and baseball. He feels that his coaching experiences and personal rehabitation experiences from Rotator Cuff and Knee injuries helps him to better guide his patients towards recovery. Greg has also been McKenzie Trained to treat lower back pain and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association. 

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Debra Kavlick, PT, MBA

Debra is a 1982 Cum Laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Biology and Psychology. She received her Physical Therapy degree with honors from Temple University in 1984. While managing her private practice in Philadelphia, she earned her MBA degree in Hospital Administration from Philadelphia University. Debra has worked at various outpatient facilities where she has been the director in Philadelphia, Boston, and Erie. 

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Amy Huegel, PTA

Amy graduated with a Associate of Science degree from the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at the University of Pittsburgh-Titusville in 2008. Amy became part of the staff at Ashley and Kuzma Therapeutics in May of 2008. She has past clinical experiences with both, long- and short-term care, Outpatient rehabilitation, and hospital based inpatient care for orthopedic, medical, surgical, and neurologic conditions. During Amy's free time she enjoys the outdoors, camping and also spending time with her family. 

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Frank DiSalvo, Physical Therapy Technician

Frank graduated with a Associates degree in graphic design from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh. He has past experience in many different health care settings including 10 years at Hamot Medical Center in their Behavioral Health Department, 3 years in the Cast/Wound Clinic at Hamot Medical Center, and 7 years working in the private practice outpatient setting. Frank is active outside of the clinic and has his own martial arts studio where he teaches self-defense to both adults and children. Frank has 35 years experience in martial arts and also works with several of the local schools in support of anti-bullying programs. Frank also does custom airbrushing on anything. He also enjoys riding his motorcycle and being in the outdoors.