Post Physical Therapy Brookline
POST Physical Therapy in Brookline is committed to providing patients with the best possible care, treatment plans, and customer service. Our licensed physical therapists perform unique evaluations and treatments designed around each patient’s needs.
With customized individual therapy goals, patients and therapists work together to achieve lasting recovery that prevents pain and injury recurrence.
Meet the Brookline Therapists
Christian Reyes, PT, DPT
Christian graduated from California State University, Fullerton with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology in 2009. During that year, he was also certified as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist by the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Following certification, Christian began his career as a personal trainer, and he has worked for some of the largest and well-respected fitness gyms in Los Angeles, California, and Boston, Massachusetts. After a successful career in personal training, Christian decided to pursue an education in physical therapy. Since graduating from Boston University as a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Christian has completed multiple continuing education courses related to manual therapy and clinical reasoning. His currents interests include clinical sports medicine and strategies to improve adherence to home exercise programs.
Rachel Cortright, PT, DPT
Rachel graduated from the College of William & Mary in 2016 where she was a D1 competitive swimmer. Following college, she received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston. Her clinical experience ranges from outpatient orthopedic to inpatient acute care, as well as school-based Pediatric PT. Her treatment technique combines manual therapy and individualized therapeutic exercise with the goal of getting patients back to doing what they love. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys spinning and yoga as well as exploring the city of Boston.
Parisa Karimi, PT, DPT
Paris received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Columbia University after graduating with a bachelor’s in Kinesiology at University of Maryland, College Park. Paris has always had a strong focus in orthopedic related injuries throughout her career working in outpatient clinics in Washington, DC and Hawaii prior to settling in Boston. She always aims to treat injuries comprehensively, addressing both soft tissue and movement dysfunctions. She has recently focused on running related injuries and is certified in running gait analysis and retraining. On her free time Paris is an avid traveler and hiker and continues to play competitive rugby
Olga Gelina, PT, DPT
Olga received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northeastern University after graduating from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Having developed her manual skills including soft tissue and joint mobilizations as well as manual stretching, Olga advanced those skills by incorporating the use of instruments and adding muscle energy techniques. A motivated and caring physical therapist with multiple years of outpatient orthopedic experience combined with her passion for patient care and professional development, Olga prioritizes individual relationships with her patients to ensure their education and recovery.
Christina Saia, PT, DPT
Christina graduated from Boston University with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. She is passionate about treating patients with a variety of conditions and takes a special interest in chronic pain pathology. She has done extensive research on the mechanisms behind pain and uses this information to guide patients through their recovery process. Christina also enjoys treating high-level athletes while focusing on individualized program progressions to optimize performance and help patients return to their sport. She is a NASM-Certified Personal Trainer and enjoys the exercise component of physical therapy. Outside of work, Christina enjoys weightlifting, playing tennis, and spending time with friends and family.
Luke Ferdinands, P.T.
Luke graduated from Auckland University of Technology in 2004 and has been working in both private practice and for professional sports teams since. Luke has worked as a Physical Therapist both internationally and domestically-in Auckland New Zealand, New York City, and now in Boston. Luke has a strong manual therapy background, working towards functional goals with his patients, and has a specialist area of interest in knee and lower limb pathology. Luke has undertaken further post-graduate study in musculoskeletal complaints and chronic pain pathology and is pleased to welcome you to POST Physical Therapy.