Kimberlee Sullivan graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Sports Medicine from Pepperdine University in 1998. She received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Creighton University in 2002. Since her clinical residency Kimberlee has focused her profession on pelvic floor dysfunction.
She has worked with orthopedic and women's and men's health patients for eight years in states such as Oregon, Minnesota, and Texas. In October of 2005 she opened Sullivan Physical Therapy where she could focus on patients with pelvic floor dysfunction such as incontinence, overactive bladder syndrome, interstitial cystitis, organ prolapse, sciatica and pelvic pain.
Kimberlee is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedic and Women's Health Sections. She is also a member of the National Association for Continence, Endometriosis Association, Interstitial Cystitis Association, National Vulvodynia Association, International Pelvic Pain Society, Texas Physical Therapy Association and the Women's Sexual Health Foundation.
Kimberlee is board certified in Women's Health Physical Therapy by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. She is a recipient of the Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic, Pregnancy and Postpartum Physical Therapy by the Section of Women's Health. She has received certification by the Biofeedback International Conference for Pelvic Biofeedback.
Kimberlee enjoys spending time with her family, reading, running, and traveling. She has lived in Austin for ten years with her husband, Craig and their Yorkshire Terrier, Samson.
Patients of Kimberlee state: "She really knows her stuff, is diplomatically persistent yet flexible, and is determined in a nice way to bring you back to normal.", "She has a wonderful spirit and love of her patients and profession!"
Angela Dobinsky received a Bachelor of Arts in Healthcare Administration and a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Texas State University in San Marcos. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA. After graduating, she practiced outpatient orthopedic care in California and Texas. She treated a variety of orthopedic conditions and has a strong manual therapy background. Angela developed an interest in women's and men's health conditions and has decided to solely focus her work in this area.
Angela is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Section on Women's Health. She is a recipient of the Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy. Additionally, she is board certified in biofeedback for pelvic muscle dysfunction through the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance.
Angela lives in Austin with her husband and son and enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, reading, and being outdoors.
Angela Dobinsky's patients say: "Loved working with Angela. She is a great educator and fixed my problem in 3 visits.", "Angela Dobinsky is awesome. I believe she made all the difference in my therapy."
Sara K. Sauder received her Bachelor's degree in Biology from the University of Texas in Austin and her Masters and Doctorate degrees from Texas Woman's University in Houston. She has a background in orthopedics which made her aware of the impact of pelvic floor dysfunction on orthopedic function and quality of life.
She is working towards her Certificate of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy through the American Physical Therapy Association. Sara is a member of the International Pelvic Pain Society, a member of the APTA and the Section on Women's Health (SOWH) and is serving on the Research Task Force for the SOWH. She is also heading research at Sullivan Physical Therapy.
Patient feedback about Sara Sauder, PT, DPT: "Sara was really great. Extremely knowledgeable & professional. A pleasure to work with.", "I can only suggest finding another Sara. She is a gem.", "Sara is so kind and receiving and a good listener."
Cody McNeely graduated with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky in 2010. After graduation, she practiced at an inpatient rehabilitation facility in Kentucky treating a variety of neurologic diagnoses as well as orthopaedic conditions. Cody developed an interest in women's and men's health after seeing the impact that urinary incontinence had on her patients. Since she began working as a Pelvic Floor Therapist, she has developed a passion for helping patients with pelvic pain.
Cody is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Women's Health Section, and the Texas Physical Therapy Association and is working towards the Pelvic Therapy Practitioner Certification through Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. Cody is also the author of a blog entitled "What's Up Down There? A Look at Pelvic Floor Health", which she uses to educate and raise awareness about pelvic floor dysfunction.
Cody lives in South Austin with her husband Bradley. Together they enjoy all that Austin has to offer, especially the great food, music and outdoor activities.
Patients of Cody McNeely say "Cody was professional and personable. I felt safe and I learned so much about my body. I am 100% better and am very grateful!"
Christina earned a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training form the University of Iowa and Doctorate in Physical Therapy form the University of Delaware. She has experience treating a variety of patients including high performing athletes, patients with traumatic brain injury, and children. She enjoys bringing an orthopedic background to the study and practice of pelvic floor physical therapy.
Christina has a strong commitment to providing her patients with information regarding their condition and treatments. She feels that the specialty area of women's and men's health physical therapy particularly necessitates open and understanding communication between patient and provider, and feels that her patients appreciate her sincere interest in their questions and concerns.
Christina is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and is pursuing further education and instruction in pelvic floor physical therapy.
Christina is originally from Chicago, but now lives in Austin with her fiancé, dog and pet bunny. She enjoys exploring the many quirky places in Austin, playing volleyball, and volunteering with local shelter dogs.
Patients of Christina say "Felt very comfortable and in good hands—treated me with respect and very positive encouragement. I appreciated the solid information and understanding."
Caitlin McCurdy-Robinson graduated from The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Washington University in St. Louis. Caitlin has a strong background in orthopedics and enjoys applying these concepts to treat pelvic floor dysfunction.
Caitlin is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and is actively involved in the Section on Women's Health. She is also pursuing additional training and continuing education in pelvic floor physical therapy.
Caitlin is an advocate for her patients and strives to provide optimal, individualized care for each patient. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, taking dance classes, and spending time with her family and friends.
Tammy DeBevoise graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Medical Illustration from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2005. Although the combination of her two interests (art and science) ended up not being all she had hoped for, it did direct interest in the medical field. Tammy worked as a dental assistant for a few years until she realized what direction she wanted to go.
Tammy was inspired to go back to school for Physical Therapy after witnessing her brother recover from severe injury occurring during his Marine deployment in Iraq. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University of Miami and received the "Clinical Excellence Award" out of her graduating class.
Tammy has interned in a wide variety of settings from military, to pediatrics, to private outpatient orthopedics and hospitals. She is looking forward to applying all she has learned and focus on the pelvic floor. Treating the patient as a whole person is her main priority. Tammy is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and is pursuing further continuing education and instruction in pelvic floor physical therapy.
Tammy is originally from New York, but currently lives in Austin with her boyfriend and dog. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, exercising, cooking, painting, and exploring what the city and area has to offer.
Rachel Cortell grew up in West Virginia and parts of the Midwest before making Austin her home. While attending Purdue University, she moved to Texas and finished her Bachelor of Science degree from Texas State University.
Rachel joined the team at SPT in 2009 and manages the clinic's marketing initiatives and outreach. In her free time she enjoys traveling, cooking, practicing pilates, and spending time with her husband and twin boys.
Crystal was born in Hinsdale, New Hampshire. Being a military child, she lived in Virginia, Georgia and Rhode Island before returning to New Hampshire where she completed her education. After briefly visiting a friend in the summer of 1993, Crystal decided to move to Austin where she resides with her pug, Sophie, and cat, Tella. In her spare time Crystal likes to listen to music, travel and spend time with family and friends.
Crystal has worked as an Office Coordinator in a Physical Therapy setting for over ten years. She has worked for Sullivan Physical Therapy since the clinic opened in 2005.
Kasey has been working in the healthcare industry since 2006. She was born and raised in the Austin area, but shortly after graduating high school she moved to Waco to attend college at Baylor University. She missed home greatly and came back to Austin as quickly as she could. Kasey is an avid softball player and loves to watch football. She is a huge Longhorn and Cowboy fanatic, as well.
Lauren is originally from Temple, Texas. She graduated from Texas State University with a B.A. in Health & Wellness Promotion in December of 2009. Lauren is also Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and enjoys encouraging people to make healthy decisions. She has facilitated smoking cessation courses through the American Lung Association curriculum "Freedom from Smoking".
Lauren has lived in the Austin area for 3 years and her favorite things are floating the river, two-stepping, Texas Country music, and her cat Wallace. She spends her free time visiting with family and friends and this fall she will be married to her fiance Craig.
As Patient Care Coordinator at Sullivan Physical Therapy, Lauren will greet you with a smile and make her best effort to ensure that you have a pleasant experience in our clinic.