Lititz Staff

BRIAN HARTZ, DPT, MPT, OCS, CSCS (Physical Therapist)

Education:
BS, Biology, Rider University
Masters of Physical Therapy, Hahnemann University, Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Temple University

Certifications:
Board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), Board certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS)

Highlights and Specialties:
Brian is the founder and owner of HARTZ Physical Therapy.  As a previous Division I swimmer, Brian has successfully rehabilitated hundreds of competitive swimmers in the Lancaster area.  In addition, Brian enjoys treating patients with a wide variety of orthopedic injuries.
In college, Brian received the Benjamin Mannheimer Award, for excellence in orthopedic physical therapy.  He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and of the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).  Brian has also achieved the designation of Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), which recognizes those physical therapists who have achieved excellence in their profession.

When Brian is not at the office, he enjoys running, swimming, completing various home renovation projects or spending time travelling with his wife, Amy and three children.

 

MEGAN SABOL, DPT, OCS, COMT, (Physical Therapist)

Education:c
BS, Kinesiology, The Pennsylvania State University Doctorate, Physical Therapy, University of Delaware

Certifications:
Board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). Certified in orthopedic manual therapy through Maitland-Australian Physiotherapy Seminars (MAPS), hands-on approach, focused on the continual assessment and effective treatment of neuromusculoskeletal disorders.

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2007, you will find Megan in our Lititz office on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  She specializes in treating spine injuries and chronic neck and back pain.  She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).  When not at the office, Megan enjoys spending time with her husband, Sean and their two adorable boys.

 

DAVID SNYDER, DPT, CSCS (Physical Therapist)

BS, Business Administration, Messiah College, MS, Exercise Physiology, West Chester University, Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT), Arcadia University

Certifications:
Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach (CSCS)

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2017, David particularly enjoys treating athletic and orthopedic injuries, David enjoys training for triathlons and completed the Lake Placid Ironman in 2012.  When he is not at the office, David enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter.

DAN HERRMANN, DPT (Physical Therapist)

 Education:
BS, Exercise Physiology, West Virginia University,  Doctorate, Physical Therapy, Arcadia University

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2012, Dan specializes in sports and orthopedic injuries
Idiopathic knee pain, as well as post-operatively following ACL repair.  As a lifetime golfer, Dan is also a golf-injury specialist.
He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and of the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).  Dan works with Janelle, seeing patients in both our Lititz and Ephrata offices.

LORI KERR (Physical Therapy Assistant)

Education:
BS, Social Work, Penn State Universirty
AS, Physical Therapy Assistant, PA Institute of Technology

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2017  Lori enjoys working along side a PT to ensure patients have the most effective recovery possible.  She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and of the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).

When not at the office, Lori enjoys spending time with her husband of 25 years and her two sons, as well as cooking and running.

KRYSTLE GROFF (Physical Therapist Assistant)

Education: AS, Physical Therapy Assistant, Central Penn College

Highlights and Specialties:  Krystle was an avid swimmer in high school and has first hand knowledge of rehabilitation of the lower extremity.

Krystle enjoys spending time with her husband and twin daughters as well as hunting, camping and crafting.

JANELLE HORNING (Physical Therapy Assistant)

Education:
AS, Physical Therapy Assistant, Central Penn College

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2017. Janelle has a special interest in Neurological rehabilitation and PNF stretching techniques.  Janelle works with Dan Herrmann in both the Lititz and Ephrata offices.

Outside of the office, Janelle enjoys running, reading, hiking, cooking, helping on the family farm and spending time with her husband, Austin, friends and family.

MICHELLE NEUMANN (Physical Therapy Assistant)

Education:
BS, Health and Wellness, Cedar Crest College
AS, Physical Therapy Assistant, Harcum College

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2018. Michelle is a certified yoga instructor and enjoys incorporating this background into PT through balancing, stretching, strengthening, core stabilization and relaxation techniques.

Michelle’s goal is to empower her patients through self-care so they may be able to replicate relief of symptoms post physical therapy for a greater quality of life.  Michelle works with Brian Hartz and Kelly Pyle our Lititz office.

Outside of the office, you might find Michelle teaching yoga, promoting wellness and spending time with her husband and son.

KELLY PYLE (Physical Therapy Aide)

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Education:
BS, Exercise Science, University of Delaware

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2001, Kelly has been working along side Brian to assist patients in their recovery for a long time!  Brian refers to Kelly as his “right-hand woman” when it comes to treating patients.  Kelly also helps patients on Bobby’s team.

When not at the office, Kelly enjoys watching her daughters play Warwick sports and spending time with family and friends.

MISSY VRACARICH (Front Desk Manager)

Education:
Warwick High School

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2016, Missy enjoys ensuring our patients who arrive in Lititz are enthusiastically welcomed.  One of the things Missy enjoys most about her job is the seeing the progress as patients come in the first time in pain and leave several weeks later with increased function and often, a better mood!

When not working, Missy enjoys running and bike riding, not to mention, she loves going to concerts!

MELISSA POTTS (Patient Care Coordinator)

Education:
AS in Applied Science from Delaware Valley Community College

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2018, Melissa plans to go back to school part-time to become a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) in 2019.  Melissa partners with Missy to ensure our patients are comfortable and ready for therapy.  Melissa enjoys the variety of skills required for her job and the day-to-day interactions with our patients.

When not at the office, Melissa enjoys all things outdoors, hiking, biking and being active as well as hanging out with her friends and family.

 

DEB REINHART (Billing Manager)

Education:r
Conestoga Valley High School

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2003, Deb manages our billing department.  Deb is continually challenged as she manages constant changes in the insurance reimbursement industry.

When she’s not at work, she enjoys biking, hiking and spending time with her family.

 

 

AMY HARTZ (Financial Officer)

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2000, Amy is responsible for all accounting functions of the business as well as some marketing and technology tasks as well.  When not working, Amy enjoys running, photography, travelling and spending time with her husband, Brian and their 3 children.

GINNY WEAVER (External Marketing)
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Education:
LPN, Lancaster School of Practical Nursing

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2000, Ginny was the first employee of HARTZ PT. Ginny was our office manager from the beginning and has recently transitioned to retirement, while still working a few hours each week in external marketing for HARTZ PT.

Ginny enjoys spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and she is an excellent cook as well!