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orthopedics | sports medicine | industrial rehab

your-health-is-our-top-priorityPhysical Therapy Solutions is a group of outpatient physical therapy clinics with locations in Mechanicsville, Downtown Richmond, and Innsbrook, VA. For each of our patients we provide:

heartPassionate Care:

Owned and operated by a physical therapist, Physical Therapy Solutions will combine compassionate effort with the best technology to ensure you the best results in the shortest time possible.


Simply stated, the best laid plans, void of effective communication will fail.  Physical therapy is a unique, dynamic, process in which a major factor in success is helping you help yourself.

peopleCustomer Service:

Just because it’s medical doesn’t mean customer service doesn’t matter. We may not solve the maze of insurance, but will actively guide you to have a full understanding of what we’re providing.



For questions or comments please email us at info@physicaltherapysolutions.net



8201 Atlee Road, Suite D
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Phone: (804) 569-1787
Fax: (804) 569-9787

Monday & Wednesday
6:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday
6:00am – 8:00pm
Friday 6:00am – 6:00pm
8:00am – Noon

Located across from Memorial Regional Hospital, Physical Therapy Solutions- Mechanicsville serves the eastern parts of the Greater Richmond Area. This clinic is within a short drive of all high schools in Hanover County, as well as many other high schools in the area. Physical Therapy Solutions provides athletic training services for Henrico, Highland Springs, Hanover, and King William High Schools.

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4101 Cox Road, Suite 360
Glen Allen, VA 23060
Phone: (804) 716-0457
Fax: (804) 716-0496

Monday & Wednesday
7:00am – 7:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday
6:30am – 7:30pm
7:00am – 6:00pm
8:00am – Noon

Our Innsbrook location in Glen Allen, VA serves the West End of Richmond and Henrico County. Located just 5 minutes from Short Pump Town Center near the corner of Cox and Broad and the Silver Diner, this location is within a ten minute drive of multiple high schools in Henrico County, as well as numerous private schools in the area.  We offer extended hours to cater to the needs of the Glenn Allen community with appointments available both before school/work and after hours.

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Downtown Richmond / Ballet

407 East Canal Street
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: (804) 840-0845
Fax: (804) 980-7734

Monday & Wednesday
7:00am – 8:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday
7:00am – 6:30pm
Friday 7:00am – 5:00pm

Our Richmond Physical Therapy clinic is located inside the Richmond Ballet building on Canal Street. Our downtown location serves the heart of Richmond, with availability to meet the needs of those working downtown. At this location, we also meet the physical therapy needs of the company dancers for The Richmond Ballet, including on site care for each performance. Convenient off street parking is available for those on their way to or from work by bike or car. We understand that life can be busy, so we offer flexible scheduling to the residents and work force of Downtown Richmond.

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At Physical Therapy Solutions, we will provide physical therapy services that are not only designed to maximize your clinical outcome, but are personal and caring in nature. We take pride not only in our quality care and outcomes, but also in our level of customer service. We will strive to maximize clinical outcomes through extensive evaluation and treatment of symptoms and a proactive approach to addressing the underlying biomechanical causes.

The staff at Physical Therapy Solutions uses both hands-on manual treatment techniques as well as exercise based treatment programs to address a wide variety of non operative and post operative diagnoses. We believe both methods, when used together, provide the best possible outcome. Also, we understand that everyone responds differently to treatments. That is why each plan of care is tailored to each individual’s needs.

No matter the joint affected; knee, hip, shoulder, or ankle, the staff at Physical Therapy Solutions will help you get back to the highest level of function possible, while controlling pain and other side effects of a joint replacement surgery.

While there are several ways to treat the spine, we at Physical Therapy Solutions believe a comprehensive approach that uses both hands-on manual techniques and exercise based treatment techniques provide the best outcomes possible. It is our goal to get you back to the activities you love as fast as possible.

Physical Therapy Solutions offers both over the counter and custom molded foot orthotics to help alleviate your pain and symptoms by helping to correct biomechanical issues affecting the ankle and foot. By helping to correct mechanical flaws, orthotics can help you return to a pain free lifestyle and activities you love.

At Physical Therapy Solutions, we strive to decrease your recovery time and facilitate a quick return to the sports you love. Our staff have a diverse background of upper level athletics, maintain active lifestyles, and have close working relationships with local athletic organizations. Our understanding of biomechanical demands combined with first-hand knowledge of sport specific techniques, skills, and proper form gives us a unique expertise and ability to get you safely back to your previous level of competition and beyond.

Some things just happen too fast to detect with the naked eye. From running form and gait analysis to pitching and throwing mechanics, Physical Therapy Solutions uses slow motion video analysis to pinpoint and identify potentially dangerous mechanical flaws that could lead to injury. Once the flaws are diagnosed, the cause of these issues can be addressed and a correction plan can be established to keep you safe and injury free.

Available at all of our locations, dry needling is an invasive procedure that involves inserting a solid filament needle into a myofascial trigger point within a muscle. This process promotes mechanical and biochemical changes within the muscle without the use of medication. When used as an adjunct to a physical therapy program, dry needling can effectively relieve pain and improve mobility.


For Additional Questions Please Contact Us

Yes. The choice of where you receive therapy is always yours. While the majority of our patients come to us by physician referral/recommendation, many clients request to see us due to our strong clinical reputation in the community.

With the exception of Medicare patients, we operate in a direct access state where, if your insurance plan authorizes self-referral to physical therapy, a physician referral is not necessary for you to be seen by a licensed therapist. Please check with your insurance though as many health insurance plans require a physician’s referral for therapy to be covered. We also offer treatments, services and/or products that do NOT require a referral and are available on a self-pay basis.

At Physical Therapy Solutions, we participate in most health care plans and accept a variety of smaller plans. Additionally, we offer a variety of flexible self-pay and payment plan options. We understand that your injury may have a profound impact on your finances and are committed to finding a way to help you in a cost effective manor.

Many plans require that you make a co-payment at the time of your visit. We accept cash, check, or credit cards.

Some insurance plans may require that you get authorization from them before you visit us. Since this varies by plan and can be quite confusing, and sometimes overwhelming, please allow our staff to assist you. We do, however, encourage you to take an active role and share communication you receive from your insurance company with us. It is our goal that there be no “surprises” when it comes to the financial side of healthcare.

As a service to our patients, we will gladly file claims with your insurance company on your behalf. In order to appropriately submit these claims, we will need to obtain a copy of your insurance identification card to ensure that we have the necessary information.

Your therapist will conduct an evaluation of your condition lasting between 60-90 minutes. The evaluation is necessary to create a program designed specifically to address your needs for a maximum recovery.

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time to fill out initial paperwork.

You should also bring a copy of your prescription your physician gave you as well as a driver’s license and your insurance cards.

Comfortable, loose clothing and athletic shoes. For women with shoulder or back problems, a tank-top or sports bra under your t-shirt would be ideal. For hip/knee and ankle issues, shorts are encouraged, as we will need to be able to access the injured area.

Our Team: Mechanicsville

alan-206x300-206x300Alan Pietruszkiewicz, MSPT
Owner/Physical Therapist

Alan is a native of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Active in every sport imaginable in high school, he came to Virginia Commonwealth University in 1990 on a track scholarship. He graduated in 1996 from Virginia Commonwealth University (MCV Campus) with a Masters of Physical Therapy.

Practicing for 10 years in Richmond for HealthSouth, Alan has fostered relationships throughout the Richmond area treating patients from 200 different physicians. His clinical interests have led him to continuing education lectures throughout the United States on shoulder, ankle, and knee rehabilitation.

Alan has served as the team Physical Therapist for the Richmond Renegades. Additionally, he has worked with Olympic figure skaters along with a number of professional baseball players. A long-time supporter of Hanover and Henrico County Athletics, he enjoys working with high school athletes along with his general orthopedic patients.

Julie Wilson, DPT, ATC
Physical Therapist

Julie graduated from Saint Francis University with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy in 2003. While studying at Saint Francis, she also completed her athletic training internship working closely with the Division 1 soccer and basketball teams. Upon graduation, she obtained her license in Virginia to practice physical therapy and athletic training. She has worked in sports medicine/orthopedic clinics for 20 years and has previously served as the head athletic trainer for a local high school for 6 years.  To further advance her clinical skills, she completed manual therapy coursework through the University of Saint Augustine and obtained her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2013.

Currently at Physical Therapy Solutions, she is a senior physical therapist. Her treatment philosophy focuses on manual therapy to restore pain-free mobility, exercise programs for strength and endurance with correct biomechanics, and patient independence to reach individual goals. She thrives on learning through continuing education opportunities with emphasis in manual therapy, spine/pelvis, and running. Outside the professional world, Julie enjoys spending time with family and training for local running races and triathlons.

Jennifer Seaton, DPT, CSCS
Physical Therapist

Jennifer grew up in Glen Allen and was a multi-sport athlete growing up, but had a passion for softball.  She graduated from Hermitage High School and played outfield for the varsity softball team.  She is a proud Hokie and attended Virginia Tech for her bachelor’s degree, studying Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise and graduating Magna Cum Laude.  Immediately following her undergraduate degree, she attended Virginia Commonwealth University for her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree.  After PT school, Jen worked in outpatient physical therapy in Richmond prior to moving and practicing in Hawaii.  While in Hawaii, she received her Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification.  She joined PTS when her family returned to Virginia in June of 2018.  Jen enjoys treating a diverse patient population including young athletes, active adults, and post-surgical patients.  When not working, she can be found playing softball, golf, hiking and scuba diving.

Jessica Hart, DPT
Physical Therapist

A native of Mechanicsville, Virginia, Jessica attended Atlee High School where she played varsity softball. She continued her softball career as a division I athlete at Longwood University before transferring to James Madison University where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology.

She continued her education at Virginia Commonwealth University where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree before joining PTS in 2016. In addition to general orthopedics, she has a special interest in the utilization of advanced manual therapy techniques and individualized exercise prescription in the rehabilitation of athletes of all ages. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, working out, playing co-ed softball, attending sporting events/concerts and spending time with family and friends.

Allison Walsh, DPT
Physical Therapist

Allison graduated summa cum laude from Virginia Commonwealth University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program in 2017. She has a background in providing pediatric therapy before joining Physical Therapy Solutions in 2019. Allison grew up in a small town in Wisconsin. She went on to study at University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Heath Science. Allison has a special interest in working with the pediatric population, but also enjoys treating general orthopedic injuries of all ages. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, getting outdoors, and spending time with her family.

Allison Guyer, DPT
Physical Therapist

A native of Midlothian, Virginia, Allison attended James River High School where she played varsity soccer. She went on to continue her education at James Madison University earning a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a specialty in Exercise Science. While at James Madison, Allison was a member of the Division 1 Women’s Soccer team and helped lead her team to an NCAA appearance. Allison then continued her education, receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University before joining the PTS family in 2020. As an often injured athlete, Allison has taken a special interest in working with athletes of all ages and abilities however enjoys the diverse population that PTS has to offer. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling with her husband and taking her dog, Arlo, for walks.

Danielle Nunn, DPT
Physical Therapist

Danielle, a native to the area, grew up in Midlothian where she was very active in sports from a young age. She graduated with a degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Exercise Science, then moved to Northern Virginia and worked as a personal trainer for 4 years. Wanting to combine a passion for strengthening with a desire to help others through rehabilitation, she attended Elon University where she received her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2018.

Though she works with populations of all ages and activity levels, Danielle loves to focus on post-op rehabilitation, return-to-sport, and strength training. She has taken a special interest in tactical athletes including law enforcement, military, and firefighters, and works in partnership with Marine Corps Base Quantico. When she’s not in the clinic she enjoys working out, golfing, and searching for the best mimosa in Richmond.

Jonathan Potter, DPT
Physical Therapist

Jon is a Richmond, VA native. He completed his Bachelor’s of Science and Doctorate of Physical Therapy at West Virginia University, earning his DPT in 2020. Jon then moved down Augusta, GA to begin his career at a local outpatient PT clinic before returning back to the Richmond area. Jon enjoys treating a variety of orthopedic injuries across all ages to help patients return to their activities they enjoy. Jon grew up playing travel soccer for local Richmond teams, swimming, and running track. In his free time, Jon enjoys running, golfing, skiing, watching sports, and hanging out with friends and family.

Griffen Younger, DPT
Physical Therapist

Griffen is a Newport News, Virginia native. He graduated from Davidson College in North Carolina in 2020 with a major in Biology where he was also a member of the varsity men’s swim team for all four years. He then attended Virginia Commonwealth University where he graduated in May 2023. During his off time, Griffen works as a part time swim coach for the Hanover Aquatic Club. He enjoys working with patients of all background to achieve their individual goals and return to their highest level of function.

Jeanetta Fricke, DPT
Physical Therapist

Jeanetta is a Richmond, VA native whose love of ballet sparked her interest in a career in physical therapy while studying through the Chesterfield School of Ballet and the School of Richmond Ballet. She graduated from Maggie L Walker Governor’s School and went on to Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA to complete her B.S. in Biology and B.S in Health Science, graduating summa cum laude in 2018. She earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2020 through Duquesne and went on to begin her career in outpatient physical therapy with a special focus in pelvic health, lymphedema care, and head and neck oncology. Today, she enjoys treating patients in orthopedic and pelvic health PT, focusing on providing compassionate and informed care and improving patient quality of life through movement.

In her spare time, Jeanetta enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and two cats; participating in yoga and Pilates; and travelling abroad.

Kimberly Smith, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Kimberly is a native of Mechanicsville. She grew up playing softball when she injured her back in a game which began her interest in rehab. She received her BA in Athletic Training from Lynchburg College, after which she worked as an athletic trainer in high schools in Arizona and Maryland. She then attended ECPI in Richmond for her PTA degree. She enjoys treating orthopedic injuries and getting all ages of patients back to their previous levels of activity. In her spare time, Kimberly enjoys staying active running, hiking, and relaxing with fiber arts.

Megan Sisson, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Megan is a 1994 graduate of Randolph-Macon College, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. That same year she earned her Certification in Massage Therapy from The Richmond Academy of Massage.  She worked for several years as a Physical Therapy Aide and Massage Therapist before returning to school.  In 1999, Megan earned her degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant and has been an A.C.E Certified Personal Trainer since 2016. She is a trained Specialist in Functional Training and Senior Fitness. In her free time, she enjoys reading, going to the beach and spending time with her kids.

Tyler Shea, LAT , ATC
Athletic Trainer

Tyler Shea grew up in Montpelier, VA and graduated from Patrick Henry High School. He attended James Madison University and studied Athletic Training. While at JMU, Tyler worked with multiple sport teams, including football, basketball, and volleyball. While part of Physical Therapy Solutions, he has worked with surrounding high schools providing athletic training coverage. Most of his time is spent in the clinic providing aid to the Physical Therapists in Mechanicsville. In his spare time, he enjoys finding new restaurants, going to the movies, and enjoying the outdoors.

Innsbrook / Glen Allen

Kevin Black, DPT
Clinic Director/Physical Therapist

A native of Wise County, Virginia, Kevin Black has been active his entire life playing football, baseball, and basketball. After graduating from The University of Tennessee with his Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology, Kevin furthered his education at Virginia Commonwealth University attaining a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. His tenure at Physical Therapy Solutions began during his graduate school studies as a Rehabilitation Tech. He began his career as the head Physical Therapist for Highland Springs High School where he treated athletes in all sports and activities. Kevin has been the Clinical Director at the Innsbrook location since 2013. Most of Kevin’s continuing education is focused on the treatment and management of athletes as well as general orthopedic injuries. In his free time, Kevin enjoys playing golf, skiing, weightlifting, and spending time with his wife and daughter.

Rebecca Grygalonis, DPT
Physical Therapist

Rebecca joined PTS right after graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy program in 2012. She is a native of Midlothian, Virginia where she began running cross-country and track at James River High School. She continued running for The College of William and Mary, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology.

As a runner, Rebecca has developed a special interest in treating this population, but enjoys working with all types of patients.  She has continued her education by attending numerous weekend courses which have covered information on effective treatment for runners and advanced manual skills for many orthopedic conditions.

Jessica Cunningham, DPT
Physical Therapist

Jessica is an orthopedic physical therapist who has treated a variety of orthopedic and sports injuries throughout her career. Originally from Williamsburg, Virginia, Jessica quickly fell in love with all things sports at a young age. She played travel soccer, basketball, and tennis before attending the University of Virginia where she played on the club basketball team. There, she earned her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology: Sports Medicine and went on to earn her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree at Virginia Commonwealth University.

As a previous athlete, Jessica particularly enjoys treating and rehabbing athletes of all ages back to their sport or activity. She believes in a comprehensive treatment approach including hands-on treatment, individualized exercise programming, sport-specific training and education to help patients feel empowered in their rehabilitation and beyond.

In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing any competitive game or sport, enjoying the outdoors, and of course cheering on her Hoos! Wahoowa!


Samantha Stone, DPT
Physical Therapist

Samantha graduated with her doctorate in physical therapy from Marymount University in 2012.  She obtained her undergraduate degree from VCU majoring in Health, Physical Education, and Exercise Science.  She is certified in trigger point dry needling through Myopain Seminars and takes a whole body approach to evaluation and treatment.  In her free time she enjoys playing with her husband and two little ones.  Samantha enjoys all forms of exercise but especially strength training, running, and yoga.

Emma Ardolino, DPT, OCS
Physical Therapist

Emma graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Exercise Science from McDaniel College in 2010. While at McDaniel, Emma played Division III field hockey and lacrosse, inspiring her passion for working with athletes of all levels. She then earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Delaware in 2013.

Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, Emma worked there in outpatient physical therapy and became an Orthopaedic Certified Specialist prior to moving to Richmond in 2020. She enjoys rehabbing patients post-surgery, as well as athletes and active individuals of all ages. Emma has a special interest in the treatment and functional assessment of golfers, receiving her certification from the Titleist Performance Institute in 2016. Her continuing education has focused on sport injury rehab and advanced manual skills for treating a variety of orthopedic conditions. Outside of the clinic, Emma enjoys spending time with family and friends, and exploring local parks, breweries, and wineries.

Sydney Workman, DPT
Physical Therapist

Sydney grew up in the Pittsburgh area and is a proud “Yinzer”.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences from Lock Haven University. As a student athlete, she learned the importance of maintaining good physical health and proved it by breaking the LHU’s Career Digs record as libero of the volleyball team.  Sydney received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2019 from Wheeling Jesuit University.  While at WJU, she published her research in Cultural Competency with an Intensive Language Course while practicing in Chimbote, Peru.

Sydney began practicing Physical Therapy in Clayton, Ga, where she enjoyed working with the geriatric community.  Much of her focus was directed toward the rehabilitation of patients with post-COVID syndrome, as well as chronic Degenerative Disc Disease. Now living in the Hanover area, working for PTS, she has added Dry Needling to her PT repertoire.

In her spare time, Sydney enjoys cheering on the Steelers/Penguins, paddle boarding, hiking, and exploring all Virginia has to offer with her family, including her Boykin Spaniel.

Mikayla Warren, DPT
Physical Therapist

Mikayla attended the University of Virginia where she received a Bachelors in Science Education in 2019.  In addition to watching UVA athletics (Wahoowa! Go Hoos!), she expanded her passion of extracurricular dance training.  Mikayla continued her education at the University of Lynchburg, completing her Doctorate in Physical Therapy.  Mikayla joined the PTS team in the summer of 2022.  While she enjoys working with all populations she has a passion for treating dancers following her 15 years of dance experience. She’s mindful of prioritizing patients’ wellness goals when formulating treatment plans. In her spare time, Mikayla loves Zumba, record shopping, and spending time with friends and family.

Lauren Pollock, DPT
Physical Therapist

Lauren grew up in Fredericksburg, VA and was involved in sports from a young age. She attended Mountain View High School where she was a part of the field hockey, gymnastics, and track & field teams. She then attended the College of William and Mary where she earned her bachelors degree in Kinesiology while also participating on the track team as a pole vaulter. Lauren continued her track career at Virginia Commonwealth University, then graduating with her doctorate in physical therapy in 2023. She joined the PTS team shortly following her graduation. Lauren enjoys treating patients of all ages and a variety of injuries.

In her free time, Lauren enjoys playing guitar and cooking. She also loves spending time outside, especially by the water with family and friends.

Sarah Ziegler, DPT
Physical Therapist

Sarah Ziegler grew up in Nelson County and attended James Madison University for her bachelor’s degree. She then moved on to earn her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Emory & Henry College in 2023. She enjoys treating the variety of patients that Physical Therapy Solutions offers.

Living in rural areas for most of her life has given her a deep appreciation for the outdoors, and she loves to explore hiking trails in her free time. Additionally, she likes to challenge herself to learn new (and unusual) skills. While attending JMU, she participated in a roller derby league for roughly 5 years. She continues to maintain an active lifestyle through skating, swimming, running, and strength training in her free time.

Allison Midkiff, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Allison grew up in Virginia Beach, VA and graduated from Old Dominion University in 2001. She worked as a director overseeing the daily operations of a successful restaurant group in Hampton Roads for many years. Due to her active interest in athletes, and desire to help others improve their physical well-being, Allison made a career change. She graduated from Tidewater Community College in 2010 with her Physical Therapist Assistant degree.

Since then, she has spent several years working in various outpatient sports medicine clinics around the country. Through multiple experiences, Allison has had the opportunity to train with many Physical Therapists with focus on treatment of the spine, shoulder, knee, and ankle biomechanics. Allison joined Physical Therapy Solutions in November of 2014 and has focused on improving knowledge through continuing education courses that provide advanced manual skills for many orthopedic conditions and integrating functional exercises to restore function.

In her spare time, Allison enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors with her husband, daughter, and 2 dogs along with hiking, biking, skiing, and exploring the culinary scene in Richmond.

Alex Martin, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Alex is a native of Ft. Lauderdale, FL and grew up being very active with baseball and martial arts. Alex received a scholarship to play baseball at Clemson University where he was a pitcher from 2005-2009 and played in the 2006 College World Series.  After receiving his undergraduate degree in sports management, he worked as an ACSM certified personal trainer in Charlotte, NC.  Alex joined Physical Therapy Solutions as a rehab tech while working on his post graduate schooling. He went to ECPI MCI where he graduated as Valedictorian of his class in 2016. In addition to general orthopedics, he enjoys working with baseball players and overhead athletes of all ages. Throughout his experience and continuing education courses, he focuses on advanced manual therapy techniques and assessment tools for all orthopedic conditions. In his free time, Alex enjoys lifting weights and spending time with his wife, son, and 3 dogs.

Downtown Richmond / Ballet

Caitlin Cederholm, PT, DPT
Clinic Director/Physical Therapist

Originally from Powhatan, Virginia, Cait attended Virginia Tech where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercises. She went on to complete her graduate studies at Marymount University, receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy.  She began working for PTS in 2015 as a Rehabilitation Tech before joining the team as a Physical Therapist.

She enjoys working with a wide variety of orthopedic injuries and strives to create individualized plans for each patient, based on their goals and needs. She has continued her education focusing on advanced assessment and manual skills for several orthopedic conditions. In her spare time you can find her spending time outdoors with her family, friends, and her French Bulldog, Pippa.

Mia Ronson, MS, PT, CMTPT
Physical Therapist

Mia earned her BFA in Dance from SUNY Purchase and a Masters in Physical Therapy from the Medical College of Virginia-VCU. Since entering practice she has worked in a variety of outpatient settings. Her transition to PTS in 2019 was a great opportunity to merge her love and knowledge of dance and her extensive experience in orthopedic physical therapy. Mia received certification in dry needling in 2015. She enjoys working with a variety of patients and athletes to achieve their personal and functional goals in therapy.

Kristin Jones, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

From Bradenton, Florida, Kristi earned her Bachelor’s degree from University of Florida in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology and received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Washington University in St. Louis. Her interest in physical therapy began through participating in soccer, track, and dance growing up. She now enjoys treating these patient populations, as well as other orthopedic conditions. In her free time, Kristi enjoys spending time outdoors and long walks with her dog, River.

Bryan Skates, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Bryan Skates is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii. In 1997, Bryan moved to Richmond, Virginia to dance professionally with the Richmond Ballet. He spent seven seasons at Richmond Ballet, followed by Ballet Theatre of Maryland for four seasons.

After retiring from dance, Bryan graduated from South University with his Physical Therapist Assistant degree in 2016. He has practiced in Richmond for six years, joining Physical Therapy Solutions in October of 2022. His previous experience and continuing education has been focused on using manual treatment to improve function. He enjoys working with all ages and both orthopedic and sports injuries, integrating functional and sports specific interventions. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his son, two daughters and his wife.

Jennifer Beach, MS, ATC
Athletic Trainer

Originally from Maryland, Jenn attended UNC-Wilmington and earned her degree in Athletic Training. She then went on to complete her Masters in Advanced Athletic Training at the University of South Carolina, working as a Graduate Assistant for the Carolina Band and Dance Programs. She has a passion for providing streamlined healthcare access to the arts community. She believes that every dancer deserves the same knowledge, treatment, and care as a traditional athlete. In her free time, she enjoys thrift shopping, cooking, and being outside with friends and her dog, Maisel.


“Awesome place to go. Everyone was extremely helpful and very nice. Highly recommend.”


“I go to this location. I highly recommend PT Solutions in Mechanicsville VA. Rebecca is my therapist and she is awesome! The whole staff is great and they all care about your progress.”

Robin, Mechanicsville, VA

“I spent about 7 months getting regular PT from their downtown location and was very satisfied with the whole process. The therapists are extremely helpful and did a great job of making me feel comfortable. Plus I feel much better. I would highly recommend them!”

Rachel, Richmond, VA

“This place is great. They do really good work. Alan is an amazing physical therapist. Good environment to help you get better.”

Leah, Mechanicsville, VA

“Kevin is the best PT ever!!!!”

Tori, Innsbrook / Glen Allen, VA

“Having coached literally hundreds of runners in my 30+year coaching career, Physical Therapy Solutions has ALWAYS been my Go-To provider to send my athletes! They always work with the whole team (athlete, coach, parent and school athletic trainer) to find the most appropriate way to return to competition without jeopardizing a young athlete’s future! At age 58 faced with a ruptured Quad Tendon, I turned to Physical Therapy Solutions for one of the most difficult assignments. The staff at PTS worked diligently and were incredible. I think the one thing they did best was to be realistic in what I could expect from a very debilitating surgery and developing a treatment plan that established reachable goes. The end result at age 61 I ran the Jacksonville River Run 15k without pain! I highly recommend Physical Therapy Solutions!”

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