Seneca Rehab

Services

Tracy Carrion, PTA

Joined company:  June 2018. Graduated from:  Villa Maria College. Best part of job:  “Being a part of the healing process.” Hobbies:  Camping, walks near the waterfront with her dog, spending time with her family and cheering on the Buffalo Bills. How she motivates patients:  “Encourage them and remind them of their progress.” Most important thing […]

Sara Bartz, Occupational Therapist

Joined company: January 2019. Graduated from: D’Youville College. Best part of the job: “Helping patients gain back their independence in order to return home.” How she motivates patients: “Encouraging patients to better themselves in order to become independent.” Most important thing for patients to do: “Come to therapy with a positive attitude.” Hobbies:  Running and […]

Morgan Lefford, Speech Language Pathologist, M.S. CCC-SLP/L

Joined company:  November 2018. Graduated from:  Clarion University of Pennsylvania. Best part of job:  “Working with people from all walks of life.  The field is challenging and always changing.” Hobbies:  Reading, going to the gym and kayaking. How she motivates patients:  “Positive reinforcement, encouragement, showing progress towards goals.” Most important thing for patients to do:  […]

Melissa Aprile, COTA

Joined company:  March 2019. Graduated from:  Erie Community College. Best part of job:  “Working with the patients to help achieve their goals.” Hobbies:  Being a mom, spending time with my family, swimming and going to Disney World.

Kate Miano, Occupational Therapist, M.S., OTR/L

Joined company:  November 2019. Graduated from:  D’Youville College. Best part of job:  “Seeing the progress and witnessing healing.” Hobbies:  Playing co-ed football, volunteering at a dance studio for adults and children with disabilities. How she motivates patients:  “I like to get to know them as people, not just patients.  This way we can build a […]

Jill Kotas, Occupational Therapy Assistant, COTA/L

Joined company:  September 2018. Graduated from:  Erie Community College. Best part of job:  “Making a difference in someone’s life.” Hobbies:  Hanging with friends and family, traveling, hiking.

Amanda Vetter, MS, OTR/L

Joined company:  January 2019. Graduated from:  D’Youville College. Best part of job:  “Being an advocate for my patients.” Hobbies:  Long distance running, camping/spending time outdoors, playing guitar. How she motivates patients:  “I like to tell my patients that by participating in therapy, they will get strong and be able to participate in activities they want […]

Brian Grabiec, PT, DPT Physical Therapy

Joined company:  June 2018. Graduated from:  D’Youville College. Best part of the job:  “Seeing a patient improve to the point of going home.” How he motivates patients:  “Find activities that will target their needs but they will also enjoy.” Most important thing a patient can do:  “Perform every exercise/activity with the best effort possible.” Personal […]

Miranda Summers, MSOT Occupational Therapist

Joined company:  September 2018. Graduated from:  D’Youville. Best part of the job:  “Talking to and being able to help patients”. How she motivates patients:  “Finding out interests and incorporating it into therapy.” Most important thing a patient can do:  “Doing the best you can or what is asked of you.” Personal hobbies:  Basketball, volleyball, watching […]

Jo Fronczak, COTA

Joined company:  2015. Graduated from:  Erie Community College. Most important thing for patients to do:  “Just try to do what we ask – you may surprise yourself!” Personal hobbies:  Animal rescue, travel, scuba diving.