Staff

David and Lora Briscoe

David Briscoe, MPT

David is the owner and physical therapist of MedCare Therapy Center. David graduated summa cum Laude from West Virginia University’s Physical Therapy school with a master’s degree in physical therapy in 2001. While in school, he also became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Lora Briscoe

Lora is the wife of David. She graduated summa cum laude with her B.A. degree in education with a specialization in Science from Marshall University in 2000. Since David and Lora became owners of MedCare, she has filled the role as office manager. However, her primary duty is caring for their three girls (Kennedy, Jenna, and Sophie).

Rene' Arthur, MPT

Rene’ Arthur, MPT

Rene’ joined MedCare in 2010 as a physical therapist. Rene’ brings a great deal of experience working with musculoskeletal injuries. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from West Virginia University’s Physical Therapy school with a master’s degree in physical therapy.

Katie Snodgrass, PTA

Katie Snodgrass, PTA

Katie is a physical therapist assistant who joined MedCare Therapy Center in 2007. She has a bachelor’s degree in Allied Health Care Administration and an associate’s degree in Applied Science from Fairmont State University. Her post-graduate education has focused on orthopedic rehabilitation of all musculoskeletal conditions with a special interest in sports rehab. Katie assists David with patient rehab/care and is an APTA Certified Clinical Instructor for PTA students.

Kathy Snodgrass

Kathy Snodgrass

Kathy began working at MedCare in 2009 after running a daycare business for many years. Kathy serves a number of roles working in the front office at MedCare including answering phone calls, scheduling patients, and verifying insurance benefits. She enjoys meeting new patients, watching their progress in therapy, and seeing their smiles when they are finished.

Donna Maroney

Donna Maroney

Donna joined MedCare in 2010 to assist in the front office and gym. As a lifelong resident of the area, Donna was a Miss Kanawha Valley Majorette, has owned and operated her own dance studio, and is currently an American Council of Exercise Certified Personal Trainer.

Rhonda Knight

Rhonda Knight, DPT Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Rhonda began working at MedCare in 2011 as a physical therapist. She graduated magna cum laude from West Virginia University with a Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy in 2010. Rhonda’s post-graduate training has focused on the treatment of orthopedic injuries with an emphasis on running injuries, as well as treatments for low back and pelvic dysfunction. She has also received post-graduate training for treatment of vestibular conditions. In 2016, she became a board-certified clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties.

Sarah Cole, PTA

Sarah Cole, PTA

Sarah began working at MedCare in 2010 as a physical therapist assistant. She has her associate degree in physical therapy assisting from Marshall’s Community and Technical College. Sarah’s clinical experience has focused on the treatment of orthopedic injuries.

Taylor Brammer, Licensed Massage Therapist

Taylor Brammer, Licensed Massage Therapist

Taylor rejoined MedCare in 2012. She graduated from Everett Institute in 2008 with a certificate in Massage Therapy. She is a WV licensed massage therapist and is nationally certified through the NCBTMB. Taylor assists the physical therapists with patients requiring massage and also has private clientele by appointment. Her continuing education has focused on clinical and orthopedic massage, and she is currently studying to be a certified orthopedic massage therapist.

Kimberlea Gray, CNA

Kimberlea Gray, CNA

Kimberlea joined MedCare in 2013 as a physical therapy technician. She is a CNA and has worked in the medical field for over 15 years.

Bodhi Young, PTA

Bodhi Young, PTA

Bodhi started working at MedCare in May 2017 as a physical therapist assistant. He graduated from Mountwest Community College with an Associates Degree in Physical Therapist Assistant and a certificate of proficiency in exercise science.

Jessi Johnson, Massage Therapist

Jessi Johnson, Massage Therapist

Jessi started working at MedCare in 2009. She works as one of our massage therapists and physical therapy technicians. She graduated from WV State University in 1999 with an Associates Degree in Applied Science and from Mountain State’s School of Massage Therapy in 2010. She is a member of the NCBTMB (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork) and ABMP (Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals).

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