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Dr. Brian Magna, DPT, ATC

Dr. Brian Magna, DPT, ATC

CEO | Physical Therapist

Brian has been working as a physical therapist for over 20 years. He holds a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the Institute of Health and a physical therapy degree from the University of Connecticut. Brian's other degrees include a masters degree from Western Michigan University in sports medicine as well as a bachelors degree from Eastern Connecticut State University in Biology.

Dr. Suzanne Osborne, MSPT, DPT

Dr. Suzanne Osborne, MSPT, DPT

Senior Physical Therapist | Center Coordinator of Clinical Education (CCCE)

Suzanne received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions and has been practicing within the greater Hartford area since 2001. In addition to her skilled knowledge of orthopedic and sports physical therapy, Suzanne has extensive experience with vestibular therapy and balance disorders.

Jennifer Stawarz, MSPT

Jennifer Stawarz, MSPT

Physical Therapist

In 2004, Jennifer received her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Hartford.  She offers quality orthopedic care and her treatments emphasize a hands-on approach combined with medical exercise training. She believes in promoting a healthy lifestyle and loves educating her patients about diet and exercise for the mind and body. 

Dr. Meagan Robichaud, PT, DPT

Dr. Meagan Robichaud, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist | Avon Clinic Coordinator | Director of Dance Medicine

Meagan graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Springfield College.  Prior to receiving her doctorate she completed her undergraduate studies in Health Sciences and Dance.  She has been dancing since she was three, and has had a passion for incorporating it into her career for many years. Meagan has an interest in running and dance injuries with her background and has found a passion for treating both post op and adolescent patients.

Dr. Ryan Edgar, PT, DPT

Dr. Ryan Edgar, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist | Canton Clinic Manager

Ryan graduated Mount Saint Mary College with his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 2015, and completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy at the University of Hartford in 2018. He enjoys treating a wide variety of sports related injuries and also discovered particular enjoyment in treating adolescents.

Dr. Laura Fetko, PT, DPT

Dr. Laura Fetko, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Laura graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from American International College. She was given the opportunity to complete her full time clinical affiliations with Bay State Physical Therapy in NH, Greg Ott Physical Therapy in NC, and Visiting Nursing and Rehab Services in MA. Prior to receiving her doctorate she completed her undergraduate studies in Dance and Exercise Science at Dean College in Franklin MA.

Janelle Holmes

Janelle Holmes

Quality Director | Patient Service Representative

Janelle Holmes recently earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts from University of Hartford in May of 2020, with a focus in ballet pedagogy. While attending The Hartt School, she performed in many main stage shows, and danced as a guest artist with Ballet Hartford.

Katie Bittner

Katie Bittner

Physical Therapist Aide

Katie Bittner grew up in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. She trained heavily in classical ballet for many years before attending University of Hartford where she earned a BFA in Dance Pedagogy. Katie has been part of the Magna team since 2016.

Tina Semevolos

Tina Semevolos

Physical Therapist Aide

Tina is a recent graduate of Dickinson College and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. At Dickinson, she played Division III Basketball and was the President of the A capella group. During her time at Dickinson she worked as a Sports Medicine Student Assistant and developed her knowledge within the field.

Meredith Bolton

Meredith Bolton

Physical Therapist Aide

Meredith Bolton is originally from Laingsburg, Michigan.  She will graduate with her Bachelors of Fine Arts with a Ballet Pedagogy Emphasis from the University of Hartford in May 2021. Meredith has performed in numerous shows with The Hartt School and as a guest artist with Ballet Theatre Company.  Meredith is excited to apply her knowledge and build her experience at Magna Physical Therapy.

Cameron Whitney

Cameron Whitney

Physical Therapist Aide

Cameron Whitney is originally from Rochester, New York. She graduated from the University of Hartford in 2019, receiving her BFA in Ballet Pedagogy. She is currently a faculty and staff member at the University of Hartford's Hartt School Community Dance Department.

Carly Atkinson

Carly Atkinson

Patient Service Representative | Physical Therapist Aide

Carly earned her Bachelors of Science in Mathematics/Statistics from University of Connecticut in May 2020. While attending UConn, she spent a lot of time working in the university's Athletic Department. Carly grew up in Canton, CT and played for both the basketball and lacrosse teams.

Bridget McDermott

Bridget McDermott

Physical Therapist Aide

Bridget McDermott is originally from Simsbury, CT. She recently graduated in May of 2021 from the University of Dayton, with a bachelors degree in health sciences and a concentration in exercise and movement science. She hopes to pursue a doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in the coming years.

Jacqui Coley

Jacqui Coley

Physical Therapist Aide

Jacqui recently joined the Magna Physical Therapy team as a physical therapist aide. She is pursuing a degree in physical therapy at the University of Connecticut, majoring in exercise science and minoring in physiology and neurobiology. Additionally, Jacqui is involved in research on heat physiology and athletic performance with UConn's Korey Stringer Institute.

Alicia Ramirez

Alicia Ramirez

Bookkeeper

Ingrid Kania, LMT

Ingrid Kania, LMT

Licensed Massage Therapist

Diane Massey

Diane Massey

Yoga Instructor/Group Health

Diane Massey is a Certified Kripalu 500-Hour RYT Yoga Instructor and Integrative Nutrition Health Coach.  She leads her yoga classes with an inquiry-based approach, exploring gentle movement and poses that encourage body alignment, increased flexibility, and balance. She encourages the use of props to modify poses, making the benefits of yoga accessible to all.

Peggy Gorham

Peggy Gorham

Certified Pilates Instructor