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Our Innovative Leadership Team brings together the best aspects of healthcare and business to provide our community with the highest quality physical therapy treatments and physician services. 

Leadership & Administration Team

Bryan Morrow, PT, Owner

BRYAN MORROW, MSPT

Owner, CEO, Physical Therapist

Bryan has worked in outpatient physical therapy for twenty years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University. He specializes in all orthopedic physical therapy including treating vestibular / balance, neurological conditions, pain management, workers' compensation and work injuries - getting patients back to work as quickly as possible. 

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ESTI SCHABELMAN, MD, MBA

Owner, Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Schabelman serves as Innovative Physical Therapy's Chief Medical Officer. As the CMO, he oversees patient safety, healthcare quality improvement, clinical effectiveness, and management of our provider team. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and the Wharton School of Business. He completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland; he is board-certified in Emergency Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. When not working, Dr. Schabelman enjoys traveling with his lovely wife and two daughters.

Brent Swartz

BRENT SWARTZ

Director of Operations

Brent Swartz is a graduate of Temple University with a degree in Sport and Recreation Management. He is Innovative's jack of all trades handling everything from patient scheduling to billing and insurance authorizations. Brent has an extensive background in customer service and enjoys interacting with our patients.

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MICHELLE TAYLOR

Office Manager

Michelle joined us in 2020 and is an integral part of our administration team. She works closely with our clinical directors, patients and referral partners in Harford County.  Michelle spent last 19 years in the Property & Casualty insurance industry, where underwriting and customer service were forefront responsibilities. We are lucky to have her!

Clinical Directors

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BRENDA ALTO,PT, DPT, OCS, CMTPT

Physical Therapist, Director - Abingdon

Brenda completed both her undergrad and doctorate degrees at Boston University. She was raised in Carroll County, Maryland and has been a Baltimore resident for 8 years. She started her career at The Johns Hopkins hospital working with a large array of patients from post op orthopedics, intensive care, chronic illness, and neurological disorders.

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BECKY ARTURO, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Director - Forest Hill

Becky Arturo completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Duquesne University in 2019 and has been working as an outpatient physical therapist since graduating. She loves working with all patients and getting to know their individual stories while helping them progress to meet their specific lifestyle goals. She has special interests in working with athletes and children. When not at work, you will find her hiking with her dog, mountain biking (or riding bikes of any kind), running, swimming, or enjoying new foods. 

Cecily Mullin

CECILY MULLIN, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Director - Baltimore

Cecily is a Harford County native who graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Neumann University and Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Arcadia University. Her passion to optimize function and reduce pain with an individualized approach using manual therapy techniques and her certifications in FMS and FCS. Outside of work Cecily loves to stay active, cheer on the Ravens, spend time outdoors with her boyfriend and their 3 dogs - Natty, Boh, and Stella.

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CZARMAINE ANDAYA, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist - Fort Washington

Czarmaine received her undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences, with a minor in Psychology, from the University of Maryland Baltimore County. She later pursued a Doctorate of Physical Therapy at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and has been working in the outpatient setting since graduation. She finds joy in getting to know her patients and helping them succeed in understanding their injury and to feel empowered to take control of their health and achieve their goals. Other passions include food - talking about food, eating, watching shows on TV, and cooking. Czarmaine also enjoys spending quality time with friends and staying active through sports, exercise, walking, jogging, or hiking.

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ERIN HICKS, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Director - Rosedale

Erin received her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina and her doctorate degree from Neumann University. She started her career in the outpatient setting and enjoys working with all patients to help improve their quality of life and get them back to the activities they love. Outside of work, Erin loves to run, hike and go to the beach with her husband, Jamie and dog, Layla.

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SHANNON ELQORCHI, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist, Director - Fort Washington

Shannon is the Director of our Fort Washington center. She has over ten years of experience as a physical therapist. If you have a musculoskeletal injury or movement dysfunction, and are referred to physical therapy, we can help decrease pain and improve mobility. Your symptoms may be mild, or you may have symptoms that severely limit your functional mobility.

Provider Team

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ANN ANDERSON, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Ann is a physician assistant who provides medical care to our physical therapy patients. Ann grew up in Harford County and enjoys working in the community where she grew up. She earned her Bachelors of Science in biology with pre-medicine, and earned her Masters Degree in physician assistant studies at Towson University and CCBC Essex respectively. Ann is also an emergency room PA working at a local hospital for the past 14 years. When not providing medical care to her patients, you can find Ann hiking and exploring with her husband, 2 children and dog.

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MELISSA ROGERS, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Melissa is a physician assistant who provides medical care to our physical therapy patients. Melissa grew up in Annapolis, Maryland but has called Baltimore City her home for the past 14 years. She earned her Bachelors of Science in biology from the University of Mary Washington. She received her Masters in Medical Science from St. Francis University and her certification as a physician assistant from Anne Arundel Community College.  Melissa is also an emergency room PA working at a local hospital for the past 14 years. When not providing medical care to her patients, you can find Melissa with her 3 children or on the field playing soccer or lacrosse. 

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SARAH SWARTZ, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Sarah is a Physician Assistant who provides medical care to our physical therapy patients.  Sarah was born and raised in Harford County, and has enjoyed returning to her hometown.  She attended Penn State University where she obtained a Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Biology.  Following her undergraduate degree she pursued her Masters in Physician Assistant studies, graduating from the Towson/CCBC Essex program in 2011.  She has also worked at a local Emergency Department for the past 9 years.  When not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband, two children and dogs.  

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NICOLE ALEXANDER, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Nicole is a physician assistant who provides medical care to our physical therapy patients. Nicole grew up in Boca Raton Florida but has called Baltimore City home for the last 6 years. Nicole earned her Masters of Clinical Medical Science in Physician Assistant studies from Barry University. She then went on to complete an Emergency Medicine PA Residency at Johns Hopkins. Nicole is also an Emergency Department PA working at local hospitals for the past 6 years.  When not providing medical care to her patients Nicole enjoys traveling with her soon to be husband.

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SANDRA FORTI, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Sandy is a physician assistant who provides medical care to our physical therapy, car accident and work injury patients. Sandy earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in biological sciences at the University of Delaware, and a Masters of Health Sciences and physician assistant certification from The George Washington University.  Sandy is also an emergency room PA and has worked in local hospitals for the past 20 years. When not providing medical care for her patients, you can find Sandy at sports games cheering on her 3 children, taking long walks with her dog, and enjoying the outdoors. 

Physical Therapy Assistant & Tech Team

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STEVE LOZOSKIE, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant - Forest Hill

Steve graduated from Salisbury University Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science and also graduated from the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Cecil College. Along with being a Physical Therapist Assistant, he is also the lead strength and conditioning coach at Harford Sports Performance Center where he utilizes his certifications in FMS and FCS. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his friends and family and is also a passionate hockey, football, and baseball fan.

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DANIEL COX, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant - Abingdon

Daniel graduated from Cecil Colleg's Physical Therapy Assistant Program. He received his undergrad Bachelor of Science from West Virginia University. He is a native of Cecil County and was raised in Rising Sun, Maryland. Daniel takes great pride in assisting a wide variety of patients in their journey to correct daily functional limitations and accomplish health goals that lead to a pain-free joyful existence.  

 

Outside of work he enjoys being an uncle, spending time with family, time in nature (hiking, biking, trail running, kayaking, fishing). He's always up for a beach trip, a good book or podcast, traveling to visit friends, Ravens & WVU football, coaching wrestling, and most definitely eating delicious body/mind nourishing foods such as grass-fed Ribeye steaks!

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JAKE STONECIPHER, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant - Baltimore

Jake is a native of Baltimore County and graduated from Elizabethtown College with a
Bachelors of Science in Biology Allied Health, before completing his Physical Therapy Assistant
program at Baltimore City Community College. Jake loves meeting patients and learning about
them as he helps them get back to their optimal function. He swam competitively through high
school and college and has coached multiple club swim teams over the past seven years. Jake
is a Registered Sea Kayak Guide in Maine, and loves anything on the water, including kayaking,
paddle boarding and sailing.