Clay Carroll, PT, DPT

Clay joins Athens Orthopedic Clinic as a Physical Therapist on the SPARC (Sports Performance And Rehabilitation Center) team. As a graduate from Augusta University Doctor of Physical Therapy program, Clay has experience working with many patients recovering from a variety of musculoskeletal and sports related injuries. It is his belief […]

Paul Lally, PT, DPT, SFMA

Paul joins AOC as a physical therapist in our SPARC and Spine clinics after graduating from the UTC DPT Program in 2018. While there he participated in research and various programs to help screen and improve collegiate athletes in injury prevention and performance enhancement.

He has a passion for improving […]

Nick Caropino, PT, DPT, TPI-C

Nick joins Athens Orthopedic Clinic as a Physical Therapist for the Spine and SPARC rehabilitation teams. Having completed his therapy training at The University of St. Augustine with an emphasis in orthopedics and manual therapy, Nick is excited to incorporate his clinical knowledge in providing care for patients of all […]

Maria Carrelli, PT, DPT

Maria has a special interest in endurance athletes of all types–rehabilitation, injury prevention, functional mobility, and bike fitting. She actively participates in competitive cycling, both mountain and road, for United Healthcare p/b 706 Project–the same team for which she is the physical therapist liaison. Her love of cycling has carried […]

John DeGenaro, PTA

John has been caring for patients with a variety of orthopedic and sports medicine injuries and conditions as a PTA since he was first licensed by the State of Georgia in 1993. He has worked with patients ranging from 10 to 90 years of age and is a great motivator […]

Will Gillespie, PT, ATC, CSCS

Will was born and raised in Athens, GA and has been employed at Athens Orthopedic Clinic since graduating physical therapy school in 2002. He enjoys working with patients of all ages with orthopedic and sports related injuries. Will finds helping others rewarding and enjoys his job the most when he […]

Heather Slonaker, PT, DPT, ATP, CKTP, VRT

Heather has experience working with patients of all ages with complex musculoskeletal diagnoses. As a high school and collegiate athlete, she experienced rehabilitative medicine first-hand through multiple injuries and surgeries.  Heather came to Athens, GA after working in Tampa, FL with high school, collegiate, and professional sports teams around the […]

Colin Sutton, PT, MPT

Colin joined the Athens Orthopedic Clinic team in November 2015. He has worked exclusively in outpatient orthopedics and sports therapy since graduating from the Medical College of Georgia in 2004. He spent the last 8 years of his career at Gwinnett Medical Center where he was part of a veteran […]

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Athens, Georgia 30606

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