Meet The Team
Dr. Ithamar Jotkowitz, PT, DPT, CAMT
Dr. Anders Broussard, PT, DPT
Dr. Anders Broussard PT, DPT graduated from Northeastern University in 2021 earning a BS in Rehabilitation Science and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Since practicing as a Physical Therapist, Anders has enjoyed working alongside a multitude of patients to ensure they reach their specific goals. She encourages open feedback, humor and hard work during each session, allowing each of her patients to achieve their fullest potential through their physical therapy program. Shortly after graduating, Anders pursued her interest in dry needling and is now Level 1 and Level 2 certified. After a year of working at Outback PT, Anders was promoted to become the clinic manager at our Somerville location where well as providing the highest care to her patients, she she oversees the day to day operation of the practice. In her spare time, Anders enjoys competing in triathlons ranging from sprint distances to Ironman distances and has a strong interest in helping endurance athletes return to sport.
Dr Kristin Tudisco, PT, DPT
Kristin has worked in a large multidisciplinary practice treating patients of all ages, across the life span, for a wide range or orthopedic and sports injuries as well as post-surgical rehabilitation. She is a physical therapist on the medical staff for US Figure Skating for the past five years running; traveling to international and World championship events for their singles, pairs, ice dance, and synchronized skating teams.
She has continued her lifelong learning by taking extensive post-professional courses in manual therapy, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (including Grastontechnique), and dance medicine rehabilitation training. Kristin believes in forming a therapeutic alliance with her patients and providing individualized care to help each person achieve their personal goals.
She is still an active member of The Skating Club of Boston and competes with her team, Forte of Boston,which is an international silver medalist in the Nations Cup,representing the US. When not working or gliding across the ice, Kristin enjoys spending time with her husband and their cat, a beautiful tuxie named Luna. She enjoys traveling, reading, and has recently developed a new found interest in recreational running.
Dr Riley Simons, PT, DPT
Dr Kayla Palameno, PT, DPT
In her spare time, she enjoys participating in basketball and softball leagues, walking her dog Canela, and planning her next travel adventures.
Stephanie grew up on Cape Cod in a family full of athletes. Sports have been a core part of her life for a long time, with weightlifting being her number one favorite pastime in recent years. She is also an avid baker and artist, and enjoys going to concerts and spending ample time with family and friends.
She grew up in Little Rock, AR but moved up north with her family to start a new life close to Boston. Having her experience with patient-centered care and bedside nursing, she’s thrilled to join the team and see the growth and progression of our athletes and patients of physical therapy.
She loves to spend time with her friends and family, read and write, go on hikes, swim, and go to thrift stores whenever she can!"
In his free time, Dennis enjoys staying active no matter the weather. He is an avid skier, weight lifter, and has recently taken up running as well. When he isn’t exercising, he is out looking for new restaurants and breweries to try in Somerville.