Meet the Doctors & Staff Dr. Brian J. Dombal, DPT, Director of Physical Therapy Dr. Dombal received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy with a concentration in sports and orthopedics from the New York Institute of Technology and his Bachelor of Science in health sciences with a concentration in business administration and healthcare management from Stony Brook University. Before joining ProClinix, he practiced orthopedic and sports rehabilitation on Long Island and ran a sports-specific training program for high school, college, and professional athletes. In high school, Dr. Dombal suffered a serious injury that landed him in physical therapy for 12 months. This personal experience with injury rehabilitation sparked his interest in the field and gives him a unique perspective when guiding his patients through the recovery process. Dr. Alan H. Siegel, DC, Director of Chiropractic Dr. Siegel received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from New York Chiropractic College. He has over 15 years of experience in treating neurological and musculoskeletal conditions utilizing a variety of low force chiropractic techniques. In 2003 Dr. Siegel founded ProClinix Sports Physical Therapy & Chiropractic Wellness. He has developed an integrative healthcare model that combines physical therapy, chiropractic, and functional nutrition to optimize patient results because he believes a holistic approach is the best way to treat, stabilize, and prevent further health issues and disease. Prior to establishing ProClinix, he was Director of Neuromusculoskeletal Care at the Fifth Avenue Center for Comprehensive Medicine in Manhattan for 10 years. Dr. Ivana (Monserrate) Vargas, DC, Chiropractic Dr. Ivana M Monserrate is a native Westchester County chiropractor certified in Active Release Techniques®, Microgait and American College of Sports Medicine Heads Up. She offers a functional approach to her patients for all musculoskeletal and sports injuries. As a former Division 1 Big East volleyball player, Dr. Monserrate learned the importance of chiropractic and physical therapy due to her own injuries. She earned her doctorate in Chiropractic Medicine from University of Bridgeport Chiropractic College where she graduated cum laude and also obtains a Bachelors of Science in Biology from St. John’s University. Dr. Monserrate strives to not just treat the symptoms, but to correct the underlying cause. She is consistently pursuing for new information and treatment methods to provide the most effective care for her patients. Dr. Elan Michael, DC, Chiropractic Dr. Elan Michael received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from the University of Bridgeport in CT, graduating magna cum laude. Dr. Michael has extensive experience working with an integrative healthcare team that provided high quality and evidenced-based care for multiple acute and chronic conditions. Dr. Michael was raised in a chiropractic family and is determined to continue the legacy of his grandfather, Dr. Jack Baginsky. Dr. Michael provides conservative care through soft tissue treatments and joint manipulation, along with the use of other modalities (such as The Flexion Distraction Table) to optimize results and enhance functional mobility and movement. He is especially passionate about educating all of his patients on health and wellness to promote a pain-free lifestyle and prevent long-term health risks. Dr. James H. Cassell, DPT, Physical Therapist Dr. Cassell earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Utica College in 2012 and has been working in outpatient sports orthopedics since. Dr. Cassell initially became interested in physical therapy after tearing his meniscus while playing intramural sports in college. During his recovery, he was intrigued by the hands-on nature of rehabilitative care and how it blended his interests in both science and fitness. Dr. Cassell’s experience includes working with patients ranging in age from 5 to 90. He has treated countless middle school, high school and collegiate athletes, as well as Iron Men/Women, competitive powerlifters/bodybuilders, Tough Mudder/Spartan Race competitors, CrossFitters and golf/tennis club pros. As a former tennis athlete and a professional natural bodybuilder, Dr. Cassell loves the return-to-sport phase of rehabilitation, with the goal always being to have clients surpass their prior baseline of function. Dr. Cassell is Titleist Performance Institute Certified and is a Graston Technique® Specialist. Dr. Brittany (O’Rourke) Daniels, DPT, Physical Therapist, CSCS Dr. Brittany O’Rourke-Daniels received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy with a Sports Strength and Conditioning Concentration from Northeastern University. During her time there, she completed a clinical affiliation at University of Notre Dame in the sports medicine department predominantly working with the Men’s Lacrosse team. Her approach to care includes assessing and addressing biomechanics of the entire body. Brittany is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, which helps her create comprehensive and individualized rehab programs to help her patients reach their functional and personal goals. Her passion for orthopedics and sports medicine stems from her active lifestyle, being a lacrosse player and skier since a young age. When she is not helping others, she enjoys staying active and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Tyler Fallon, DPT, Physical Therapist, CSCS Dr. Tyler Fallon received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from New York Medical College in Valhalla. Along with earning his doctorate degree, Dr. Fallon has completed several postgraduate courses in manual spinal therapy treatments and also possesses a certification as a Strength & Conditioning Specialist. Dr. Fallon utilizes all of his education, certifications and experience as an athlete when creating individualized treatment programs. Having experienced an ACL knee injury while playing soccer, Dr. Fallon knows the true value and importance of rehabilitation first hand and is able to connect with all his athletes and patients on a personal and professional level. Dr. Amanda Notley, DPT, Physical Therapist Dr. Amanda Notley received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College Amanda has extensive clinical experience treating patients of all ages in a variety of clinical areas. Amanda is a Graston Technique Provider for instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization and has taken additional coursework in Maitland Based Manual Therapy. Amanda uses her medical knowledge and clinical experience when creating comprehensive and individualized rehabilitation programs. Her evidence-based treatment programs help her patient’s achieve their goals and improve their overall quality of life. Katie Streeter, PTA, Physical Therapist Assistant Katie Streeter is a New York State Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant, who graduated from Norwalk Community College in Norwalk, Connecticut. Katie has extensive clinical experience, treating patients of all ages in a variety of clinical settings. In addition to her education and experience, she has completed several courses in rehabilitation that includes shoulder and knee injuries and their recovery. Katie is able to connect with all patients on a personal level having experienced the recover from a challenging surgery at a young age. Katie knows first hand how invaluable rehabilitation is and proud to be able to provide exceptional care to her community. Andrea Gurciullo, L.Ac. Acupuncturist, MTOM Andrea Gurciullo, LAc, MTOM is a licensed and board certified Acupuncturist and clinical Herbalist. She has been in practice for over two decades. She is a Westchester native and graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA. A global expert in the treatment of pain and sports injuries she also specializes in infertility. Andrea has always been passionate about helping women to conceive as well as maintain a healthy pregnancy. Andrea has studied under leading Physicians that specialize in the treatment of infertility and gynecological disorders. Her other specialties include: weight loss, anxiety, depression , eye disorders, digestive disorders and addiction. Justen Lopez, MS, ATC/L, NASM-PES Justen received his Master of Science in Applied Physiology and Kinesiology from the University of Florida, and his Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training from Marist College. Justen is the Certified Athletic Trainer for Pleasantville High School, in addition to working along side the physical therapists at ProClinix. Besides his athletic training duties, Justen has served as a clinical preceptor, helping educate athletic training students in the classroom and in the field. He is certified in the Graston Technique®, and has also conducted instructional presentations to other healthcare professionals relating to concussion management, soft tissue mobilization, and emergency management techniques. Outside of sports medicine, Justen officiates soccer ranging from youth games to the professional level. Rachel Galasso Amarosa, ATC, FMS Rachel received her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, CT. Since graduation in 2008, Rachel has gained experience working in an outpatient physical therapy clinic where she would also cover high school, collegiate, and semi-professional level sports throughout Westchester. She became interested in the field after sustaining a knee injury as a young athlete which required surgery and physical therapy. She enjoys working with a variety of different age groups and sport levels, helping them recover from their injuries, reach their fitness goals, and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Rachel is also FMS certified, which she uses as another screening tool to help detect asymmetries and imbalances throughout the body to provide preventative exercises that help reduce injury and improve one’s functional movements and performance. Allison Serraro, ATC, CPT Allison received her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, NY. Allison is the Certified Athletic Trainer for Pleasantville High School, in addition to working alongside the physical therapist at ProClinix. Allison has gained experience working with athletes of all ages on and off the field. She is passionate about helping others recover from injuries, enhance their fitness and performance levels and achieve a sustainable and healthy lifestyle. Allison is also a Certified Personal Trainer and has extensive experience working with individuals of all ages reach their fitness goals. In her free time, Allison enjoys exercising and going on hikes with her two rescue dogs. Eric Faatz, MS, ATC Eric graduated from Florida Southern College in 2015 with a Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training. In 2016, Eric accepted a graduate assistantship to Austin Peay State University in Tennessee as an Assistant Football Athletic Trainer and Head Tennis Athletic Trainer. In 2017, he achieved his Master’s of Science in Health and Human Performance from Austin Peay State University. Eric discovered his passion as an athletic training when he sustained an ankle injury that sidelined him from his collegiate soccer career. Eric has extensive experience working with athletes on and off the field, rehabilitating injuries along with enhancing individuals sports performance. Katalin Simon, LMT Katalin Simon is a New York State Licensed Massage Therapist with over 20 years of experience. She graduated from The Swedish Institute in NYC and specialized in Swedish, Shiatsu, Deep Tissue, Medical and Sports Massages. She is a Certified Personal Trainer with the American Council of Exercise, and Advanced Active Isolated Stretch Practitioner and a Flexibility and Corrective Exercise Specialist. She was a professional volleyball player and played in Hungary on the Hungarian Junior Volleyball National Team. After her injury she was treated by an exceptional massage therapist during her recovery. This experience led her to become a massage therapist and specialized fitness professional. Katalin uses her understanding of the human body during her individual treatments and helps to improve the well-being of her clients.