Dr. Michael Sharr, DPT, CLT -LANA - President
All Lymphedema Therapy services are provided by Dr. Michael Sharr, DPT,CLT, a practitioner with 32 years experience including clinical concentrations in Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Spine Care, Industrial Rehab, Amputee Care, Wound Care, Geriatrics, Neuro and Lymphedema Management. Mike earned his Masters in Physical Therapy in 1984 through The US ARMY/Baylor University Program in Texas. Mike has practiced in a wide variety of clinical settings: Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., Tuckahoe Orthopedics/Sports Medicine in Richmond, VA, Outpatient Rehab Supervisor at Horizon/Greenville, Director of Rehabilitation at St. Francis of New Castle, Grove City Medical Center, Countryside Convalescent Home in Mercer, Trinity Living Center in Grove City, Grove Manor Nursing Home located in Grove City, PAWoodland Place in Mercer, and St. Paul’s Homes in Greenville. Mike also served on faculty as Assistant Professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Slippery Rock University. Mike also has a BS degree in Physical Education/Athletic Training from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. He completed his DPT at Slippery Rock University in May 2006. He is certified in Lymphedema Therapy through the Academy of Lymphatic Studies and Lymphology Association of North America. Mike is currently contracted to provide Home Health services for VNA Alliance .
Dr. Michael Metelsky, DPT, Corporate Wellness Specialists
Michael G. Metelsky, DPT, working in his 11th year as a PT. He attended Gannon University receiving a bachelors in biology, masters in PT, and doctorate in PT. He has experience in acute in pt, acute rehab, skilled care, home care, out pt, wound stim, and industrial PT. He was born and reared in Mercer, PA and is an Eagle Scout. His main focus in in workers comp rehabilitation with FCE's and RTW training. His overall skill set is very functionally well rounded.
Craig Haggerty, PTA
Craig Haggerty, PTA, working in his 4th year as a Physical Therapist Assistant. He attended The Pennsylvania State University receiving an associate’s degree in Physical Therapist Assistant. After licensure, he worked as a traveling therapist throughout Pennsylvania, primarily in Philadelphia. He has experience in skilled care, home care, as a traveling therapist, and outpatient settings. Through his travels he has treated patients from ages 12 to 103 with diagnoses of all spectrum's. Through his experience as a PTA, extracurricular and elective courses in college, as well as his hobbies and interests, Craig is well traveled and knowledgeable in many areas.
Jacob A. Johnson, NASE - SES
FITNESS, PERSONAL TRAINING, AND SPORT-SPECIFIC PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Jake graduated from Edinboro University of PA in 2015 with a Bachelors in Exercise Science, a concentration in Human Performance and a double minor in Personal Training and Fitness Instruction. He started his Advanced Standing Masters Program in July of 2015 in which will lead into the Doctorate in Health Sciences Program. Jake specializes in sport-specific training, speed and explosion, performance enhancement, and corrective exercise programs.
Evelyn Metcalf - Medical Billing, Record Keeping, and Filing Manager
Evelyn has recently been promoted to iXL’s Medical Billing and Filing Manager. She shows great work ethic and support to those around her every day at here iXL Rehab and Fitness Center. Evelyn also uses her years of expertise to work at auditing, record keeping, and office managing here at iXL.
Debbie harrington, ryt
Debbie Harrington has been teaching yoga at IXL for 5 years, but has practiced yoga for 10 years. Debbie completed her 200 hour RYT certification through Yoga Alliance. She has also certified with Judith Lasater in Relax and Renew Training in Restorative Yoga. Her other certifications include AFAA Yoga Essentials I & II and Silver&Fit Group Exercise Instructor.
Megan Snyder – Administrative assistant / Public Outreach Representative
Megan has recently been promoted to iXL's Administrative Assistant / Public Outreach Representative, she started at iXL in the year of 2013. Since then, Megan has also completed her Bachelors of Public Health from Slippery Rock University of PA in 2016. Megan is a very goal oriented person whom shows much respect to her job, her co-workers, and every day clients and patients here at iXL.