Dr. Kelly Reichenbaugh - PT, DPT Owner
Kelly Reichenbaugh received her Bachelor of Science from Duquesne University and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University. Kelly has been a member of the AHPT team since 2000 in various roles ranging from PT Aide to Practice Administrator and finally Physical Therapist after following her passion for PT to return to graduate school. Kelly is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association
When she is not working, Kelly enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with friends and family, music and movies.
Dr. Kathleen Kober (Katie) - PT, DPT, PCS Owner
Katie has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Elizabethtown College and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Marymount University. She is a board certified pediatric clinical specialist.
Katie says she has always known that she wanted to be part of a helping profession. She spent time volunteering with children with special needs through middle school, high school and college and found it very rewarding to be part of the process of helping someone learn a new skill.
She has spent much of her career working with birth to young adult patients with a variety of diagnosis and skill level. She believes that every child's job is to play and participate with peers and is passionate to push her patients to their highest level possible.
She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy and Orthopedic Physical Therapy Section.
Her hobbies include traveling with her family, children's charity work and reading.
Ken Whang - B SC, MPT
Ken Whang received his Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering with a minor in engineering mechanics from Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Rhode Island.
Ken has 22 years of experience in outpatient orthopedics and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
He became interested in working in the field of medicine and was interested in physical therapy as a position that was hands on helping people and still allowed him to have quality time with his family.
When he is not working he enjoys working on his hobbies of home improvement and woodworking.
Dr. Scott Quackenbush - PT, DPT
Scott Quackenbush has a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from SUNY, Buffalo with a concentration in genetics and physiology, a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Deamen College and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Shenadoah University achieved in 2012.
He spent three years working in skilled nursing facility and acute rehabilitation settings, eight years in acute care inpatient and outpatient hospital settings and more than nine years in outpatient orthopedic clinics.
He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, national and Maryland chapter, orthopedic section.
When he is not working he enjoys gardening, skiing, fishing, target shooting (bow and arrow), woodworking and tinkering.
Dennis first became interested in physical therapy through his strong interest in science, the medical field and weight lifting.
He also enjoyed the idea of being able to help people recover from injuries and return to normal activities.
Michael Johnston - PT, DPT
The Physical Therapy profession has been a great career for Mike as it utilizes his energy, enthusiasm and desire to help and encourage others on a daily basis. After graduating with a Master's degree, he worked in in-patient and rehab settings, but the vast majority of his work experience has been in outpatient clinics.
Mike recently returned from the Peace Corps in Latin America. He is excited to offer Physical Therapy using his own language and cultural language to the Spanish speaking community, as well as our long-term loyal patients of Frederick and the surrounding counties.
Mike's hobbies include cycling, hiking, gardening, volunteering and spending time with friends and family.
Dr. Heather Piner - PT, DPT, CMTPT
She has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus.
Heather was attracted to her career in physical therapy because she enjoys getting to know people from all walks of life and giving them the tools to help improve their mobility so they can improve their lives and achieve their goals.
Heather has completed her certification in Trigger Point Dry Needling from Myopain Seminars.
She has worked in the fields of orthopedics, neurology and sports and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Heather enjoys kayaking, home projects, reading and playing with her cat Scout.
Natalie Brumfield - PT, DPT
Natalie received her Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from the University of Maryland, College Park and her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
Her interests in physical therapy include rehabilitation for patients with amputation and pediatrics, however she enjoys working with patients of all ages!
Natalie's hobbies include spending time with her family and friends, running, skiing and traveling.
Julie "Jules" Hannah - PT, DPT
Jules received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Troy University and her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland School of Medicine Baltimore in 2010.
Her interests in physical therapy include rehabilitation for patients with Chronic pain, EDS, Outpatient orthopedics, Neuro rehab and Acute care. She has worked in various settings as a Travel Therapist but feels she can make a bigger difference in the patients she treats by setting her roots with Amber Hill.
Jules' hobbies include spending time with her family, playing soccer, rock climbing, scuba diving, snowboarding, working out and traveling.
Donna DeMattia - PT
Donna DeMattia has a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland and a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Pennsylvania State University.
Licensed since 1977, her experience includes orthopedic, neurologic physical therapy in in-patient, outpatient, skilled nursing facility and pool settings.
Betsy Bowen - PT
Betsy received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of MAryland College and a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland in Baltimore.
Licensed since 1983, Betsy has worked in various settings including impatient acute care, home health, nursing home and most predominantly, outpatient orthopedic.
When not work, Betsy enjoys outdoor activities, music, gardening, the beach and relaxing with a good book.
Leslie Gray - MOT, OTR/L
Leslie Gray has a Master of Occupational Therapy with a Minor in Psychology and a Bachelor of Health Sciences, all from Saint Francis University.
Leslie has more than 10 years of experience in pediatric rehabilitation.
She is certified in Beckman Oral Motor Assessment and Intervention as well as CPR certified.
She is a member of the NBCOT (Certified) and the Maryland Board of Occupational Therapy.
Leslie enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, biking, boating, visiting state and national parks, coaching soccer and spending time with family and friends.
She has a husband and two sons.
Leslie said she chose her career because she has always enjoyed caring for others, particularly children from a young age.
“Occupational therapy allows me to focus on what is most important for children and their families, improving daily routines and having fun while working hard to do so.
Lindsay Drewry - MSOT, OTR/L
Lindsay graduated with her Master of Science degree, in Occupational Therapy, in 2017 from Thomas Jefferson University. She also received her Bachelor's degree in Human Development and Family Studies from The Pennsylvania State University in 2015.
Lindsay is a member of the NBCOT, Maryland Occupational Therapy Association and American Occupational Therapy Association,
She has always known she wanted to go into the helping profession and has a passion for helping people of all ages be as independent as possible in their everyday lives. Since undergraduate school Lindsay has also had a passion for research and strives to provide the best evidence based care for her patients.
In her free time she loves all outdoor activities, especially kayaking, going to the lake, hiking, playing tennis, and spending time with her husband.
Kristen Kingsley - B.S., COTA/L
Kristen Kingsley graduated from Penn State University in 2016 with an Associate Degree in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy. She also has a Bachelor in Science in Family and Child Development and a Minor in Health Promotion from Liberty University.
Kristen went back to school for Occupational Therapy after working with special needs after college. “I grew to love OT through seeing how much one on one time through play and services help impact a child’s life and their family.” Kristen’s eager to continue to learn and specialize in other areas related to pediatrics.
In spare time, Kristen enjoys spending time traveling, camping, and hiking.
Kyle Staley - Physical Therapist Assistant
Kyle began his journey with AHPT in 2011 while in high school as a Tech. He went to Salisbury University and received his Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science. He earned his PTA from Carroll Community and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
He enjoys PT because he has always had a passion for helping and assisting others to get them back to their prior level of function.
Recently engaged, Kyle and his fiance love spending time together hiking with their German Shepherd dogs Hank and Luna. When he is not working, he spends his days and weekends on Solomon's island on the Chesapeake Bay. He loves boating, fishing, crabbing, and kayaking. Kyle is also a big local sports team activist attending many Baltimore Orioles, Washington Redskins, and Washington Wizards sporting events. He also plays volleyball through the City of Frederick.
Zachary Whipp - Physical Therapist Assistant
Zach earned his degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Pennsylvania State University in 2018. Prior to that, he received an Associates of Arts degree from Hagerstown Community College.
Zach utilizes his vast experience as a patient of physical therapy throughout his adolescent years to further connect with patients in order to comfort and motivate them. His steadfast dedication to physical therapy stems from the therapy he received through the years.
In his spare time, he enjoys being outdoors and working on cars. Zach is an avid sports fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Capitals.
Robin Snider - Physical Therapist Assistant
Robin Snider graduated from Western Maryland College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and business. After several years spent raising her children she decided on a career change and went on to further her education graduating from Carroll Community College in 2016 with an Associate of Applied Science degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant.
Robin began her employment with Amber Hill in our Urbana office in June 2017. Professionally, Robin enjoys working with children with a variety of diagnoses. Robin has always had a passion for helping people to function at their optimal level.
Outside the office Robin enjoys traveling, seeing live music, and being outdoors. Robin resides in Mt. airy with her husband and 3 children.
Carrie Whipp --Physical Therapist Assistant
Carrie, a lifetime resident of Frederick County, earned her Physical Therapy Assistant(PTA) degree from Carroll County College. She has spent the past 20 years working in the outpatient orthopedic setting.
Carrie is skilled in manual therapy and enjoys sharing her passion to help people to remain independent and pain free. She also thoroughly enjoys working with the elderly population facing balance issues.
Outside of the office Carrie loves working on her families beef cattle farm. She enjoys spending her time with her husband and two children.