Physical Therapy Staff

Shannon Cawley, DPT

Shannon Cawley, DPT
Shannon Cawley, DPT

Shannon Cawley, DPT

Physical Therapy

Morgan Medical Complex

About Shannon Cawley, DPT

Shannon Cawley is a doctor of physical therapy practicing in Northeastern Pennsylvania since 1996 specializing in orthopedic, sports, spine, neurological and aquatic rehabilitation. Shannon earned her Master's in physical therapy from the University of Scranton in 1996 and later returned to the University to earn her doctoral status in physical therapy. She has completed continuing education courses in the McKenzie method of spine treatment as well as the Duffy-Rath system and has also attended Gray Cook courses focusing on optimizing proper movement patterns to improve function across all generations.

Shannon's love of the water, especially in the rehabilitation environment, has led her to develop Northeast Rehab's aquatic physical therapy program in conjunction with the YMCA in Dunmore. This program focuses on restoring function and decreasing pain utilizing the viscosity, hydrostatic pressure, and warmth of a pool environment. Shannon continually strives to help her patients achieve their highest level of function and return to the normalcy of their lives.

Maurya Mellody-Carr, PT, MPT

Maurya Mellody-Carr, PT, MPT
Maurya Mellody-Carr, PT, MPT

Maurya Mellody-Carr, PT, MPT

Concussion Care Clinic, Physical Therapy

Morgan Medical Complex

About Maurya Mellody-Carr, PT, MPT

Maurya is a cum laude graduate of the University of Scranton where she earned both her Bachelor of Science and her Master of Physical Therapy degrees. Her graduate level research was accepted for presentation at the APTA Combined Sections Meeting held in Washington, D.C.

Maurya has over twenty years experience in treating patients with orthopedic, neurological and spine diagnoses. She has teamed up with area physicians to provide community education regarding neurological disorders such as Parkinson's Disease. Maurya continues to stay up to date with the latest advances in Physical Therapy with continuing education focusing on osteoporosis, muscle energy techniques, and kinesiology taping. She has completed numerous seminars with emphasis on vestibular rehabilitation therapy and concussion management. Maurya is credentialed in concussion management through the ImPact® Trained Physical Therapist program (ITPT). She has been passionate about increasing concussion awareness through public appearances. Maurya assists her patients in achieving their individual goals of returning to work, school, sports, or prior level of function. Working at TLC Physical Therapy allows Maurya the opportunity to use her skills and experience as well as her passion for physical therapy in helping her patients maximize their potential for achieving their highest functional level.

 

Matthew Scalese, DPT, CertMDT, OCS

Matthew Scalese, DPT, CertMDT, OCS
Matthew Scalese, DPT, CertMDT, OCS

Matthew Scalese, DPT, CertMDT, OCS

Physical Therapy

Morgan Medical Complex

About Matthew Scalese, DPT, CertMDT, OCS

Matt Scalese is a doctor of physical therapy (DPT), specializing in rehabilitation of spine, sport, and orthopedic injuries since 1998. He received his Master's in Physical Therapy from the University of Scranton and later attained doctoral status in Physical Therapy from Temple University. He is a spine rehab specialist (cert MDT) credentialed by the prestigious McKenzie Institute. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and is credentialed by the APTA as an orthopedic certified specialist (OCS).

In fact, Matt is the only physical therapist in Northeastern Pennsylvania to hold his doctorate in Physical Therapy, OCS certification and the McKenzie Spine Rehabilitation certification. Additionally, he is an adjunct faculty member for the Physical Therapy Assistant program at Johnson College. Matt has also served as a program exercise advisor and consultant for various high school sports programs such as North Pocono Baseball, Scranton Prep, Abington, and University of Scranton cross-country.

Matt is a sport enthusiast that has pursued many athletic challenges over the past few decades. He excelled in collegiate baseball, completed 25 marathons, and has done extensive weight training with more recent concentrations on core training and kettlebell utilization. He has also enjoyed being a coach for his 3 children in softball, baseball, and soccer.

Working with Northeast Rehab  Physical Therapy allows Matt to champion his mantra "Helping People Help Themselves"!