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.

BOBBY LONGENECKER, DPT (Physical Therapist)

Education: 
BS, Kinesiology, Movement Science, Penn State University
Doctorate, Physical Therapy, Drexel Univ

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2014, Bobby particularly enjoys treating athletic and orthopedic injuries, with an emphasis on lower extremities and overuse injuries.  Bobby is currently a competitive long-distance runner. When he is not at the office, Bobby enjoys spending time being active outside with his new wife on their tandem bicycle.

Bobby is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and of the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA) and he also has experience treating Spanish speaking patients.

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.

WAYNE MCKINLEY, PT, OCS (Physical Therapist)

Education:
BS, Physical Therapy, Univ of Pittsburgh School of Health Related Professions

Certifications:
Board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2001, Wayne has extensive experience in manual deep tissue treatment techniques.  His  expertise extends to treatment of shoulder, foot, ankle, cervical spine injuries and TMJ. Wayne is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).

When not at the office, Wayne enjoys spending time with family, especially his granddaughter, in addition to home renovation projects, travelling and working out.

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.

 

WENDY ENCK (Physical Therapy Assistant)

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Education:
BS, Sports Management, Towson University
AS, Physical Therapy Assistant, Central Penn College

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2001, Wendy enjoys helping patients acheive a full recovery.  She is a member, American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and of the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association (PPTA).  In addition, she was awarded the Advanced Proficiency for Physical Therapist Assistants from the APTA.

When not at work, you can usually find Wendy somewhere in the Delaware coastal waterways training for her next long distance swimming event.

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.

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 (Patient Care Coordinator)

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!

BRITTNEY MCBRIDE (Patient Care Coordinator)

Education:
BS in Communications and Theater
Millersville University

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2016, Brittney partners with Missy to ensure our patients are comfortable and ready for therapy.  Brittney enjoys the variety of skills required for her job and the day-to-day interactions with our patients.

When not at the office, Brittney enjoys baking, running, playing music with her husband, and spending time with family and friends.

 

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.

 

PAT MCGEE (Office Manager)

Education:l
BS, Business Administration, Millersville University
Radiological Technologist, St. Joseph Hospital School of Radiological Technology

Highlights and Specialties:
A HARTZ PT team member since 2007, Pat excels in creating a fulfilling customer service experience.  Pat worked at the front desk in Lancaster for 9 year and has recently become our Office Manager and Billing Assistant.  She is excited to take on this new challenge!

When she is not at work, Pat enjoys weekends away in her RV with her husband. 

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!