Tribeca: 16 Park Place

Seventy percent of our Physical Therapists have played professional or collegiate sports - that's 3 times greater than the average PT practice! The unique experience of our team of PTs allows us to relate to your active lifestyle, and we’re able to put ourselves in your shoes so you can get back to life! We are proud of our passionate, highly skilled, and empathetic team, and invite you to learn more about them below.
To find out more about the therapist who is treating you please click on their name
Lauren Carleton  PT, DPT
Clinical Director of SPEAR's Tribeca location. Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Columbia University. Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from The University of Western Ontario. Native Candadian and lover of Muay Thai.
Kathleen O'Donnell-Pickert  OTR/L
Masters in Occupational Therapy and Bachelors in Health Science both from Qunnipiac University. Kickline Dance Team member in college. Loves to dance and travel.
Kate Esler  PT, DPT
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Rutgers. Bachelor's in Health & Exercise Science from Wake Forest University. Competitive soccer and softball player.
Andrea Bettini  PT, DPT
Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Long Island University - Brooklyn. Bachelor's in Biology from Texas A&M - Commerce. Moved to the US at 18 from Venezuela. Loves CrossFit and traveling.