DOWNTOWN CENTER STAFF


PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

+ ALYSSA BURGEI PT, DPT

Physical Therapist and Dry Needling Specialist

The best part of being a physical therapist is working collaboratively with the patient and empowering them to achieve an optimal level of physical function. I love having the opportunity to work with each patient on an individual level, actively listening to their motivating factors, and utilizing my skill set in order to see them overcome any obstacle they are presented with."*

Work Location:

  • Downtown

Education:

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Mount St. Joseph University
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Science, University of Cincinnati

Continuing Education: Continuing Education:

  • NAIOMT Lumbopelvic Spine I
  • Integrative Dry Needling for Pain Management and Sports Rehabilitation
  • Sound-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Mulligan Concept Upper Quadrant

Personal Interests:

  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Playing the piano and singing
  • Exploring Cincinnati
  • Home decorating
  • Health and wellness

What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken? Why?: My husband and I went to a beautiful, all-inclusive resort in Riviera Maya. It was my first time out of the country and we spent the entire week relaxing by the beach and trying new food together!

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die):

  • Travel to Germany with my family
  • Swim with dolphins
  • Complete a triathlon (although I have to learn to enjoy running first!)

If you could trade places for a day with someone, who would it be and why?: I would trade places with Drew and Jonathan Scott from the Property Brothers on HGTV. I could be on television, remodel houses, and get paid for it!


PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS

+ MARK SCHIBI PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant, Manager, Partner

"As a Physical Therapist Assistant I value the ability to meet and assist the members of the community in understanding and improving their own physical needs."

Work Location:

  • Hyde Park
  • Downtown

Education:

  • Associates Degree of Physical Therapist Assistants, Shawnee State University
  • Bachelor of Science Construction Managerment & Architectural Engineering, University of Cincinnati
  • Associate of Applied Science Industrial Management, University of Cincinnati

Certifications:

  • Certified Sole Support Gait-referenced casting

Community Involvement

  • Habitat for Humanity Volunteer
  • People Working Cooperatively Volunteer

Personal Interests:

  • Running
  • Traveling
  • Working Out
  • Outdoor Activities

What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken? Why?: Backpacking through Ireland for a month and exploring the local culture of the country.

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die):

  • Run a full marathon
  • Get my pilots license
  • Travel to each continent

If you could trade places for a day with someone, who would it be and why?: I would trade places with Anthony Bourdain because he has created a career where he gets to travel and explore the world.