Staff


THERESA KRAMER, PT OWNER

After graduating from St.Louis University in 1987, Theresa received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Therapy. She received her extensive hours in training, developing her manual therapy, aquatic and orthopedic skills. Her over thirty years of work experience has been comprehensive, involving all areas of adult patient care. She developed the Aquatics and Lumbar Stabilization Program at a Hospital's Industrial Rehabilitation programs. She has helped numerous back injury clients return to work and provided Back School instruction to local industries. She performed physical therapy consultations and taught yoga to heart patients at a hospital based Outpatient Cardiac Rehab program. She has traveled to San Francisco as an Exercise Specialist with heart participants in the Dean Ornish Heart Disease Reversal Program's quarterly retreats. She has completed her 200 hour Certification Program with Integrative Yoga Therapy, and now teaches Yoga privately and to small groups. She has also completed training in Pilates mat, Reformer, Tower, Chair, Barrel, Cadillac and Pilates for Scoliosis. She incorporates her manual therapy and exercise skills into aquatic rehabilitation as well. She has completed multiple educational courses in various techniques including, myofascial release, muscle energy, craniosacral therapy, strain counter-strain, Stanley Paris joint mobilization, and McConnell taping for knees and shoulders. Her greatest area of interest and expertise lies in treating sacroiliac dysfunction. She is passionate about the quality of care that she provides her patients, about her family, love of nature, surfing and traveling. She is the owner and President of PT by the Sea, Inc.

JENNIFER DEVERS, DPT

Jennifer graduated from James Madison University with her Bachelor of Science degree, and received her Master's degree in Physical Therapy from the Medical College of Virginia. As an ATC, she worked with division one college and professional athletes. She practiced in Newport Beach, CA for seven years, 5 of which she served as Clinic Director. She has specialized training in foot, knee, and shoulder injuries, infant torticollis treatment and is a certified Pilates instructor. She has been with our practice since 2009 and lives in Wilmington with her husband and two children.

JENNIFER RUSSO, DPT

Jennifer Russo, DPT graduated from Youngstown State University with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Science. She went on to receive her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Slippery Rock University. She has practiced in a variety of settings, with a focus on Geriatrics and Neurological diagnoses. She is a Certified Clinical Instructor with the APTA and has served as a Director of Rehab in a skilled setting and is our current Clinical Director. Jennifer, along with her husband and son, have lived in Wilmington for four years and are enjoying all that this beautiful city has to offer.

KENDALL SHALLEY, PT, DPT

Originally from Greensboro, NC, Kendall spent her undergraduate years at UNCW and loved Wilmington so much that she always wanted to find her way back. She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at UNC-Chapel Hill in 2013 and has most recently been in Charlotte specializing in outpatient spine care. She has specialized training through the Postural Restoration Institute as well as certification and training in dry needling, Graston technique, and Kinesiotaping. She has also worked as a fitness coach with an emphasis on functional core training and functional movement systems. She is excited to be back to the beach in Wilmington with her husband Trey and their son Thomas.

Natalya Flatley, PT, DPT

Natalya graduated in 2010 with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in Boston. Following graduation, she had a focus on orthopedic and manual Physical Therapy. She practiced in outpatient settings treating patients of all ages through various orthopedic injuries and dysfunction. During this time, she also became a certified Pilates instructor, which she currently enjoys using with many of her Physical Therapy patients. Over the past several years she has focused continuing education on pelvic floor dysfunction, and has a special interest in treating spine, pelvic and hip dysfunction. In her free time, Natalya enjoys spending time with her family, trying to get outdoors as much as possible.

Meredith McInnis, DPT

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Rachel Cohen, DPT

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Ian Howes, DPT

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Jess Bradshaw, Front Desk

Jess graduated from IUPUI located in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2022 with a Bachelor of Science in Health Services Management. In her free time, she enjoys reading and spending time at the beach.

Taylor Kinsey, Office Assistant

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BEA

The Kramer family dog, always friendly and from the country (rural NC)! Bea is a certified Canines for Therapy Dog and contributes to the happiness and well being of the staff and clients with her mild manners, sweet disposition and soft ears.