Serving Colorado Springs and the Front Range

 

 

Our Practice

 

 

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What makes Dynamic different?

Dynamic Physical Therapy is constantly improving staff capabilities as well as technological infrastructure to provide the latest innovations in care. We offer a broad range of treatment options to address your unique situation, and our staff brings exceptional experience and care to every patient.

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our providers

Eddie Yassa, PT, DNT, SMT, President  Eddie Yassa has been practicing Physical Therapy for nearly 30 years. A graduate of the Cairo University (Faculty of Medicine, School of Physical Therapy), Eddie is known for his exceptional ability in treating challenging cases that have not responded to previous therapies. Eddie is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling, Joint Mobilization and Manual Therapy, Cold Laser Therapy, Aquatic Therapy, Graston Technique, Hand Therapy, and other advanced techniques. Prior to founding Dynamic, Eddie owned and operated a large practice in Los Angeles. There he built a reputation as a top-tier physical therapist and treated many in the media and entertainment industry. Eddie and his wife Monna have been married for 23 years and work together in the practice. Eddie loves his family, his dog Brownie, playing soccer, and traveling.

Eddie Yassa, PT, DNT, SMT, President

Eddie Yassa has been practicing Physical Therapy for nearly 30 years. A graduate of the Cairo University (Faculty of Medicine, School of Physical Therapy), Eddie is known for his exceptional ability in treating challenging cases that have not responded to previous therapies. Eddie is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling, Joint Mobilization and Manual Therapy, Cold Laser Therapy, Aquatic Therapy, Graston Technique, Hand Therapy, and other advanced techniques. Prior to founding Dynamic, Eddie owned and operated a large practice in Los Angeles. There he built a reputation as a top-tier physical therapist and treated many in the media and entertainment industry. Eddie and his wife Monna have been married for 23 years and work together in the practice. Eddie loves his family, his dog Brownie, playing soccer, and traveling.

Ashley Kudron, PT, DPT  Ashley Kudron holds a Bachelor’s of Exercise Science from West Chester University (Pa.) and a Doctor of Physical Therapy from Loma Linda University. She has an extensive background in competitive sports, including gymnastics, field hockey, track, and soccer. Ashley has advanced training in skilled hands-on techniques taught by some of the world’s leading practitioners, plus top-level training on lower body biomechanics, gait, and spinal and pelvis joint dysfunction. Ashley spent 6 months living in Saudi Arabia as a personal physical therapist to several members of the royal family. Ashley is SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) and Pilates certified. Ashley enjoys just about any physical activity outdoors and loves spending quality time with her family.

Ashley Kudron, PT, DPT

Ashley Kudron holds a Bachelor’s of Exercise Science from West Chester University (Pa.) and a Doctor of Physical Therapy from Loma Linda University. She has an extensive background in competitive sports, including gymnastics, field hockey, track, and soccer. Ashley has advanced training in skilled hands-on techniques taught by some of the world’s leading practitioners, plus top-level training on lower body biomechanics, gait, and spinal and pelvis joint dysfunction. Ashley spent 6 months living in Saudi Arabia as a personal physical therapist to several members of the royal family. Ashley is SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) and Pilates certified. Ashley enjoys just about any physical activity outdoors and loves spending quality time with her family.

Joe Miller, DPT, DSC, OLS, SCS, CSCS  Dr. Miller holds a Bachelor's degree in Exercise and Sports Science with a minor in Biology from Southwest Texas State University, a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Baylor University, a Doctor of Physical Therapy from Temple University, and a Doctor of Science Degree from Baylor University. He completed Residency Program in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation at the United States Military Academy. Dr. Miller retired in 2016 after 20+ years of military service.  Dr. Miller holds clinical specialties from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialist in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation. Additionally, he is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists, USA weightlifting Sports Performance Coach, Functional Movement Systems Level I certified, Selective Functional Movement Assessment certified, Full Integrative Dry Needling certified, a Kinesiotape Certified Practitioner, Graston certified, and has over 250 hours of education in various manual therapy techniques. When not in the clinic he is out mountain biking, weightlifting, or participating in ultra-marathons. Dr. Miller is passionate about using the latest evidence, his clinic experience, and your goals to assist in achieving the best outcomes and provide you with the tools to care for yourself.

Joe Miller, DPT, DSC, OLS, SCS, CSCS

Dr. Miller holds a Bachelor's degree in Exercise and Sports Science with a minor in Biology from Southwest Texas State University, a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Baylor University, a Doctor of Physical Therapy from Temple University, and a Doctor of Science Degree from Baylor University. He completed Residency Program in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation at the United States Military Academy. Dr. Miller retired in 2016 after 20+ years of military service.

Dr. Miller holds clinical specialties from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialist in Orthopedic and Sports Rehabilitation. Additionally, he is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists, USA weightlifting Sports Performance Coach, Functional Movement Systems Level I certified, Selective Functional Movement Assessment certified, Full Integrative Dry Needling certified, a Kinesiotape Certified Practitioner, Graston certified, and has over 250 hours of education in various manual therapy techniques. When not in the clinic he is out mountain biking, weightlifting, or participating in ultra-marathons. Dr. Miller is passionate about using the latest evidence, his clinic experience, and your goals to assist in achieving the best outcomes and provide you with the tools to care for yourself.

 
Samantha Wood, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS  Dr. Samantha Wood, is an avid ultra-marathoner and a Major in the U.S. Army Reserves. She served 7-years as an active duty physical therapist for the Army before settling in Colorado Springs.  Dr. Wood is board-certified in Orthopedics from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), and a Certified APTA Clinical Instructor. She holds additional certifications in the Functional Movement Screen, the Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Integrated Dry Needling (Advanced), and Functional Taping. Dr. Wood frequently performs running assessments and has instructed group running courses in the military. She graduated from the U.S. Army-Baylor Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy in 2011 and she holds a B.S. in Exercise Science from Lipscomb University (Nashville, TN, 2007).  Over the past 20-years Dr. Wood has competed in foot races from 1-mile to 100-miles and has represented the U.S. Army in cross country, the marathon, orienteering, and obstacle course racing throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Samantha Wood, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Dr. Samantha Wood, is an avid ultra-marathoner and a Major in the U.S. Army Reserves. She served 7-years as an active duty physical therapist for the Army before settling in Colorado Springs.

Dr. Wood is board-certified in Orthopedics from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA), and a Certified APTA Clinical Instructor. She holds additional certifications in the Functional Movement Screen, the Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Integrated Dry Needling (Advanced), and Functional Taping. Dr. Wood frequently performs running assessments and has instructed group running courses in the military. She graduated from the U.S. Army-Baylor Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy in 2011 and she holds a B.S. in Exercise Science from Lipscomb University (Nashville, TN, 2007).

Over the past 20-years Dr. Wood has competed in foot races from 1-mile to 100-miles and has represented the U.S. Army in cross country, the marathon, orienteering, and obstacle course racing throughout the U.S. and around the world.

Miles Hein, PT, DPT  Born and raised in Colorado Springs, Miles earned his Bachelor's Degree from Colorado State University in Health & Exercise Science, with concentration of Sports Medicine and a minor in Biomedical Sciences. He graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from University of Colorado Denver. He has been practicing outpatient orthopedic PT since 2009. Miles is a certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist and completed levels 1 & 2 of the National Institute of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy for advanced certification/s in manipulation. He has also obtained Integrated Systemic Dry Needling (ISDN) certifications from the Spinal Manipulation Institute.  Miles certainly appreciates helping people but as importantly, arming the patient with the knowledge, training and tools to enable themselves to heal from their injuries as well as minimize future injuries. In his free time, Miles enjoys hiking, camping, biking, snowboarding, wakeboarding, golf, movies, and visiting his sister, niece and nephews in Florida

Miles Hein, PT, DPT

Born and raised in Colorado Springs, Miles earned his Bachelor's Degree from Colorado State University in Health & Exercise Science, with concentration of Sports Medicine and a minor in Biomedical Sciences. He graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from University of Colorado Denver. He has been practicing outpatient orthopedic PT since 2009. Miles is a certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist and completed levels 1 & 2 of the National Institute of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy for advanced certification/s in manipulation. He has also obtained Integrated Systemic Dry Needling (ISDN) certifications from the Spinal Manipulation Institute.

Miles certainly appreciates helping people but as importantly, arming the patient with the knowledge, training and tools to enable themselves to heal from their injuries as well as minimize future injuries. In his free time, Miles enjoys hiking, camping, biking, snowboarding, wakeboarding, golf, movies, and visiting his sister, niece and nephews in Florida

Lindsay Nelson, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS  Lindsay Nelson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Seattle Pacific University and a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the U.S. Army-Baylor program in Texas. She served 7 years on active duty as a physical therapist before transitioning to her current service in the Army Reserves. Lindsay is Board Certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).  Lindsay’s treatment approach combines manual therapy, myofascial release, dry needling, corrective exercise, and vestibular training to reinforce functional movement patterns. She believes in empowering clients by providing information so they can be proactive with their health.  When she’s not working in the clinic, Lindsay enjoys hiking, volunteering, and traveling the world.

Lindsay Nelson, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Lindsay Nelson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Seattle Pacific University and a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the U.S. Army-Baylor program in Texas. She served 7 years on active duty as a physical therapist before transitioning to her current service in the Army Reserves. Lindsay is Board Certified as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) as well as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).

Lindsay’s treatment approach combines manual therapy, myofascial release, dry needling, corrective exercise, and vestibular training to reinforce functional movement patterns. She believes in empowering clients by providing information so they can be proactive with their health.

When she’s not working in the clinic, Lindsay enjoys hiking, volunteering, and traveling the world.

 
Kelsey Mathias, OTR/L, BCB-PMD Pelvic Floor Disorder Specialist  Kelsey earned her Master’s in Occupational Therapy from Colorado State University, and is experienced in outpatient therapy and home health. She loves helping people live their best lives using therapeutic neuroscience education, behavioral modifications, environmental modifications, and restoration of function.  Kelsey has a passion for the treatment of pelvic floor disorders. She recognizes that these disorders can have a significant impact on quality of life and participation in daily activities. She loves helping patients discover that leaking, pain, and discomfort do not have to be their “normal.” She is board certified in the use of biofeedback for treatment of pelvic muscle dysfunction including fecal and urinary incontinence, constipation, and pelvic pain.  Kelsey loves spending time with her husband and two sons, hiking, knitting, and reading books. Raised in Wisconsin, Kelsey is a dedicated Green Bay Packers fan and lover of all things dairy.

Kelsey Mathias, OTR/L, BCB-PMD
Pelvic Floor Disorder Specialist

Kelsey earned her Master’s in Occupational Therapy from Colorado State University, and is experienced in outpatient therapy and home health. She loves helping people live their best lives using therapeutic neuroscience education, behavioral modifications, environmental modifications, and restoration of function.

Kelsey has a passion for the treatment of pelvic floor disorders. She recognizes that these disorders can have a significant impact on quality of life and participation in daily activities. She loves helping patients discover that leaking, pain, and discomfort do not have to be their “normal.” She is board certified in the use of biofeedback for treatment of pelvic muscle dysfunction including fecal and urinary incontinence, constipation, and pelvic pain.

Kelsey loves spending time with her husband and two sons, hiking, knitting, and reading books. Raised in Wisconsin, Kelsey is a dedicated Green Bay Packers fan and lover of all things dairy.

 
Michael Komrofske, PTA  Michael received his Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology-Exercise and Sports Science from the University of Northern Colorado and has worked in the fitness industry for the past 15 years as certified Personal Trainer. Michael loves working with people and helping them reach their health and fitness goals. Michael returned to school at Pima Medical Institute in Denver to receive his certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Michael has been working at Dynamic Physical Therapy since April 2014. Michael was raised in Colorado Springs and has lived in the state all his life. He is a big sports fan and still actively participates in Ice hockey, softball, golf and snowboarding. Michael also enjoys watching his family play in the many different sports they play.

Michael Komrofske, PTA

Michael received his Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology-Exercise and Sports Science from the University of Northern Colorado and has worked in the fitness industry for the past 15 years as certified Personal Trainer. Michael loves working with people and helping them reach their health and fitness goals. Michael returned to school at Pima Medical Institute in Denver to receive his certification as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Michael has been working at Dynamic Physical Therapy since April 2014. Michael was raised in Colorado Springs and has lived in the state all his life. He is a big sports fan and still actively participates in Ice hockey, softball, golf and snowboarding. Michael also enjoys watching his family play in the many different sports they play.

 
Alaina du’Monceaux, PTA  Alaina is originally from Minnesota but lived in California for 20 years. She moved to Colorado Springs in 2017.  Alaina entered the PTA field later than most. In 2013 she decided to go back to school after completing 20 years of providing childcare for a family in California. In addition to her PTA license, Alaina has a B.S. in Education and feels it has been an invaluable asset for educating her patients about their own health and recovery.  With an innate passion for helping others, her interest in Physical Therapy was ignited while caring for her bed-bound mother.  Alaina feels fortunate to be living in an area with such natural beauty and where the community is so friendly and welcoming.

Alaina du’Monceaux, PTA

Alaina is originally from Minnesota but lived in California for 20 years. She moved to Colorado Springs in 2017.

Alaina entered the PTA field later than most. In 2013 she decided to go back to school after completing 20 years of providing childcare for a family in California. In addition to her PTA license, Alaina has a B.S. in Education and feels it has been an invaluable asset for educating her patients about their own health and recovery.

With an innate passion for helping others, her interest in Physical Therapy was ignited while caring for her bed-bound mother.

Alaina feels fortunate to be living in an area with such natural beauty and where the community is so friendly and welcoming.

Erica Clonts, PTA  Erica is a Physical Therapist Assistant originally from Amarillo, TX. She graduated from Amarillo College in 2013 and began her PTA career by working in an acute care hospital for three years. To expand their horizons, dreams and careers, she and her husband decided to live in Costa Rica for 6 months to serve the community and attend an immersion school to learn Spanish. When they returned to the States, they moved to Colorado Springs in April of 2017.  She is excited to join outpatient therapy and expand her skill sets and challenge herself. As a PTA, she thrives on encouraging her patients to take ownership of their own therapy so they can become independent and confident in returning to everyday activities. She wants her patients to be informed about how intricate the human body is and how incredibly our body works, moves, protects, and heals.  She enjoys living in Colorado Springs where she has more opportunities to be in the outdoors more. She has worked on a ranch caring for horses and cattle and began conquering Colorado's 14ers. Her hobbies include loving on horses, dogs, cats, reading, volunteering for various church activities, and being outdoors--hiking, camping, climbing 14ers, skiing, snowboarding, running and exercising. She hopes to do some mountain biking and complete her first half-marathon this year.

Erica Clonts, PTA

Erica is a Physical Therapist Assistant originally from Amarillo, TX. She graduated from Amarillo College in 2013 and began her PTA career by working in an acute care hospital for three years. To expand their horizons, dreams and careers, she and her husband decided to live in Costa Rica for 6 months to serve the community and attend an immersion school to learn Spanish. When they returned to the States, they moved to Colorado Springs in April of 2017.

She is excited to join outpatient therapy and expand her skill sets and challenge herself. As a PTA, she thrives on encouraging her patients to take ownership of their own therapy so they can become independent and confident in returning to everyday activities. She wants her patients to be informed about how intricate the human body is and how incredibly our body works, moves, protects, and heals.

She enjoys living in Colorado Springs where she has more opportunities to be in the outdoors more. She has worked on a ranch caring for horses and cattle and began conquering Colorado's 14ers. Her hobbies include loving on horses, dogs, cats, reading, volunteering for various church activities, and being outdoors--hiking, camping, climbing 14ers, skiing, snowboarding, running and exercising. She hopes to do some mountain biking and complete her first half-marathon this year.

Joe Martinson, PTA  Joe graduated in 2014 from Kansas City Community College with an Applied Science degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant. He has worked in many different settings including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, out-patient therapy and traveling therapy for a year.  Joe takes pride in being an empathetic listener and empowering his patients with the tools to self manage their condition. He worked as an electrician for several years before going back to school, so he feels that he knows the rigors of working a manually intensive job which helps him relate to his patients.  Joe moved to Colorado in 2015. The Rocky Mountains captured his heart as a young child and he wanted to live here for a long time.  He is an avid snowboarder, hiker and fisherman. He also enjoys sports and playing basketball frequently. He is a huge Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas City Chiefs fan.

Joe Martinson, PTA

Joe graduated in 2014 from Kansas City Community College with an Applied Science degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant. He has worked in many different settings including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, out-patient therapy and traveling therapy for a year.

Joe takes pride in being an empathetic listener and empowering his patients with the tools to self manage their condition. He worked as an electrician for several years before going back to school, so he feels that he knows the rigors of working a manually intensive job which helps him relate to his patients.

Joe moved to Colorado in 2015. The Rocky Mountains captured his heart as a young child and he wanted to live here for a long time.

He is an avid snowboarder, hiker and fisherman. He also enjoys sports and playing basketball frequently. He is a huge Kansas Jayhawks and Kansas City Chiefs fan.

 
Erica Emanuelson  Exercise Physiologist

Erica Emanuelson

Exercise Physiologist

Ryan Carline  Physical Therapy Technician

Ryan Carline

Physical Therapy Technician

Jackie Perea  Health Promotion

Jackie Perea

Health Promotion

Donnie King  Exercise Physiologist

Donnie King

Exercise Physiologist

Justin Lentz  Physical Therapy Technician

Justin Lentz

Physical Therapy Technician

 

Office staff

Monna Yassa  Practice Manager

Monna Yassa

Practice Manager

Annie Ford  Office Manager

Annie Ford

Office Manager

Julie Andrews  Marketing

Julie Andrews

Marketing

Christy Hamiter  Patient Insurance and Benefit Coordinator

Christy Hamiter

Patient Insurance and Benefit Coordinator

Jacqueline Grise  Referral Coordinator

Jacqueline Grise

Referral Coordinator

Debbie Archuleta  Patient Services Coordinator

Debbie Archuleta

Patient Services Coordinator

Anna McFall  Patient Services Coordinator

Anna McFall

Patient Services Coordinator

Jean Trammell  Patient Services Coordinator

Jean Trammell

Patient Services Coordinator

Sheila Jones  Patient Services Coordinator

Sheila Jones

Patient Services Coordinator

Amy Kollman  Patient Services Coordinator

Amy Kollman

Patient Services Coordinator