Physical Therapy

Andrew Casey, DPT
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH

03743

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Andrew graduated from Husson University in Bangor, ME with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy, where he was also captain of the ice hockey
team. Andrew enjoys working with patients of all ages, but has a special interest in sports and orthopedic conditions. He specializes in triggerpoint
dry needling, which helps to relieve myofascial pain.

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Cindy Largess, PTA
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH
03743

Physical Therapist Assistant
Cindy has an associate’s degree in allied science and has over 30 years of experience in acute care and skilled nursing rehabilitation. Cindy provides therapy on our inpatient floor and is involved in education in our “Joint School” class. Her interests include SNF rehabilitation, orthopedic, amputee and balance rehabilitation.

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Danielle Addonizio, DPT
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH

03743

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Danielle graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Drexel University in 2016. She has experience treating patients ranging
from pediatric to older adults, but has specialized experience working with individuals with developmental delays, chronic illness and in aquatic
therapy. In the past, Danielle has been a community Head swim coach/Swim instructor, and has led a unique Yoga Program for Preschoolers while at Drexel University. Outside of physical therapy she enjoys swimming and recreation running.

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Felicia Gilcris, DPT
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH
03743

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Felicia graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The College of Graduate & Professional Studies at Franklin Pierce University in 2013. She has had special training in sports Injury and Prevention in both the adult and pediatric age groups. Felicia enjoys treating athletes and youth orthopedic injuries as well as providing aquatic therapy at the CSB Community Center.

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Judy Thackaberry, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEA
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH
03743

Physical Therapist, Geriatric Certified Specialist, Certified Exercise Expert for the Aging Adult
Judy received her MPT degree from Notre Dame College, Manchester, NH in 2001 and her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Montana in 2014. She has been an active member of the NH chapter of APTA since 2003. Judy is board certified as a Geriatric Specialist. Judy is also a Certified Exercise Expert for the Aging Adult, and a certified instructor of Tai Ji Quan: Movement for Better Balance. She specializes in balance and fall prevention.

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Laura Hagley, DPT, CSCS, EP-C
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH
03743

Director of Ancillary Services, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Exercise Physiologist

Laura holds a Doctorate in Physical therapy from MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2008. Laura launched Valley Regional’s Running Gait Analysis Program. She also holds competency in Vestibular Rehabilitation through Emory University. In her free time she runs for Millennium Running Elite Team. Laura placed 25th at the 2016 U.S. Marathon Olympic Trials and 30th at the 2016 Boston Marathon.
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Meghan Soby, DPT
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH

03743

Doctor of Physical Therapy
Meghan earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2014 from Simmons College in Boston, Mass. A New Englander all her life, she recently moved from Boston to the Sunapee Region to enjoy plenty of skiing, hiking and a wonderful decrease in traffic. Meghan is excited to become a part of the VRH community and brings new skills and exciting ideas to benefit patients and employees alike.

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Michelle (Shelly) Adams
243 Elm Street
Claremont, NH
03743

Rehab Aide
Shelly assists our inpatient rehab specialists in providing therapy. Most often, she assists our Physical Therapists (PT) and Occupational Therapists (OT) in our in-patient setting, and works with occupational therapy to coordinate the hospital’s Skilled Nursing Facility Activities Program. Shelly also works with our information systems department to help patients and their families access inpatient medical information through the Patient Portal, occasionally staffs our front office.

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