Brendan Carman, PT, DPT, ATC
Physical Therapist, Athletic Trainer Certified
Clinic Director, Owner
Brendan is the owner and founder of Mass Bay Spine & Sport Physical Therapy, Inc. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with emphasis in Athletic Training from the University of New Hampshire in 1996. He went on to earn a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy at Notre Dame College, and in 2013, he completed his Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy at the EIM Institute. With over 15 years of experience and advanced training in manual techniques from the Institute of Orthopedic and Manual Therapy in Winchester, MA. Brendan utilizes an active therapy approach that incorporates hands-on techniques, carefully graded exercises, and patient feedback to maximize patient outcomes and minimize recovery time. Brendan is the Director of Rehabilitation at MBSSPT.
Patricia Simms, PT, NDT
Patricia joined the MBSSPT team in May of 2008. Patti is a 1990 graduate of Northeastern University, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. Earlier in her career, Patti worked for several years in short and long term rehabilitation settings where her caseload primarily consisted of patients with traumatic brain injuries and other involved neurologic disorders. For the past several years she has worked in the outpatient setting gaining valuable experience in orthopedic related conditions. She is a long time Marshfield resident where she lives with her husband and 4 boys.
Kerin Murphy, PT, DPT
Kerin attended Ithaca College where she earned her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2013. Before joining the Mass Bay Spine and Sport staff she gained physical therapy experience in subacute rehabilitation, oncology inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient orthopedic rehab. Kerin is excited to start her career at Mass Bay Spine and Sport and strives to provide effective and compassionate patient care.
Sarah Baily, PT, DPT
Sarah earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Simmons College in 2014. Originally from Colorado, Sarah has adopted the Boston area as her new home. Sarah’s treatment philosophy is based upon a balance of manual therapy and functional exercise techniques to restore patients back to optimal function.
Regina Santilli, PT, DPT
Regina is a graduate of Northeastern University where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2016. She became part of the MBSS team after completing her final clinical rotation there prior to her graduation from NEU. Regina is a native of New York, and has since decided to make the Boston area her home. She is excited to begin her career at Mass Bay Spine and Sport and advance her special interest in orthopedic rehabilitation.
Lauren Plourde, ATC
Athletic Trainer, Certified
Lauren is a 2013 graduate of the University of New Hampshire where she received a Bachelor of Science degree and majored in Athletic Training. Lauren joins MBSSPT as a Certified Athletic Trainer to work and expand the Medical Gym and Wellness Center. She is always finding ways to advance her knowledge and plans on getting her CSCS (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist) Certification. Lauren is very excited to start her career at Mass Bay Spine and Sport and share her love for fitness and injury prevention with patients.
Cherrel Cook, CVT
Physical Therapy Aide
Cherrel graduated from Western Kentucky University in May of 2012 where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology/Exercise Science. She received her Associates in Science with a degree in Cardiovascular Technology in May of 2013 as well. She recently moved from Kentucky in September of 2016 and is excited to joint the MBSSPT team.
Anne Clawson, Medical Billing & Claims Specialist
Anne joined the MBSSPT team in 2014 as our new office manager. Anne brings her expertise and many years of knowledge regarding various insurances, obtaining insurance verifications, and educating patients and staff in insurance benefits. Anne’s administrative and organizational skills are an asset and positive contribution to our operations at MBSSPT. Anne lives locally with her husband and 2 young sons.
Front Office Administrative Assistant
Emily joined our front office team in August of 2016 and brings with her extensive administrative experience in health care settings. Having worked both in a high volume PCP and orthopedic specialist’s practice, Emily thoroughly enjoys going the extra mile to make personal connections with our clients to provide an exceptional patient experience. Emily lives locally with her daughter and is very grateful for the opportunity to join such a phenomenal staff and working environment.