Michael Domingo, DPT
Michael Domingo is the owner and founder of GOPT. Michael started GO PT as a solo home health practitioner in 2015. Quickly his practice grew and evolved into a brick and mortar clinic with a team of 8 passionate Physical Therapists by the end of 2017. GO PT prides itself in evidence based practice, 1 on 1 care, with a focus on manual therapy and therapeutic exercise. We believe that your goals with Physical Therapy are our goals, and strive to ensure you have the best experience from beginning to end.
Michael was born and raised in Florida. He received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami in 2012. Michael worked with professional and University of Miami Athletes early in his practice, which gave him a strong interest in manual therapy, orthopedics, and sports rehab. Immediately after his graduation he moved to the state of Washington to begin an Orthopedic Residency program through Evidence in Motion and became a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) in 2015.
Michael works well with a multitude of body parts and orthopedic conditions, but he works especially well with shoulders and knees. He loves working with a wide variety of patients with both familiar and novel activities, but has an affinity towards climbers, swimmers, hikers, tennis, and baseball players.
Michael uses regional interdepence theories to take in a big picture of a patient’s potential issues. He then uses manual therapy and therapeutic exercises to maximize a patient’s mobility, motor control, strength among multiple other metrics to decrease a patient’s pain and symptoms and optimize their activity performance.
Michael’s main athletic activities include tennis, swimming, and strength training. However, since moving to Washington, he has taken advantage of many outdoor activities that were not previously available to him back home, including snowboarding and hiking. Music is also a passion of his. Michael mainly plays guitar, piano, and drums.
Christina Palumbo, DPT
Christina comes from New Jersey originally, graduating in 2011 with a B.S. in Exercise Science and Sports Studies from Rutgers University and then in 2014 with her doctorate from Rutgers University. Since graduating, her career has focus mainly on treating in the orthopedic and sports physical therapy, however she has worked in acute care and skilled nursing facilities both in New Jersey and the greater Seattle area. She has experience with post-op TKRs, THAs, and ACLs, as well as a variety of neuromuscular diseases such as CP, Muscular Dystrophy, Parkinson’s and even strokes. She has an affinity to working with runners and volleyball players and has been a volunteer running coach for Girls on the Run of NJ and on the medical staff for local events in Seattle, such as the AVP tour. Christina has given talks at her local gym in body mechanics to personal trainers to help improve the training received by the patrons. Outside of work she enjoys running, hiking, biking, and watching hockey.
Becky Pashelinsky, DPT, OCS
Becky earned her Bachelor’s of Art degree in 2005 from the University of Washington. She then worked in a private personal training studio where she advanced her passion for fitness and desire for helping others reach their fitness goals, whether it be a couch to 5k, staying fit for life or triathlon training. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2015 and went on to obtain her Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) designation in 2017 through Evidence in Motion’s Orthopedic Residency program.
Her interests include manual therapy, evidence-based practice and functional weight training. She specializes in orthopedic conditions, postoperative care and persistent pain. She guides her patients towards reaching their goals through education on movement, graded activity and utilizing a holistic approach to pain.
Becky was born and raised in San Francisco and has lived in Seattle for over 10 years. Becky enjoys an active lifestyle of playing tennis, hiking, spinning, weight training, exploring new places and spending time with family and friends.
Arianne Mason, DPT, SCS
Arianne is originally from Toronto, Ontario. In 2013, she graduated with her B.A in Psychology from Purdue University in Fort Wayne, where she also played on the women’s division I soccer team. She received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Indiana University in 2016 followed by completion of a sports residency through MVP Physical Therapy in 2017. In 2018, She received her Sports Certified Specialist designation. Her career focus and interests are in orthopedics and sports physical therapy. She has experience working with athletes of various sports, ages and levels from the recreational to the professional athlete with the most recent experience as the lead physical therapist for the Seattle Sounders S2 in 2017. She has a special interest in working with soccer athletes, as she was one herself. She is passionate about treating each patient as a whole, taking both physical and psychosocial components of rehabilitation into consideration. She provides patient education in order to optimize movement mechanics to improve physical health and decrease future injury risk. Outside of work, she enjoys playing soccer, dancing, trying new places to eat and spending time with family and friends.
Jen Wallerich, DPT, OCS, ATC
Jen has her Master’s degree in Kinesiology and graduated from the University of Washington with a Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy in 2006. She has worked in the outpatient orthopedic setting since that time. She has been a certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) since 1998 and became a board certified orthopedic specialist (OCS) in 2010.
Jen believes one of her most important roles as a physical therapist is to educate the patient about their particular ailment/dysfunction. Jen has found that when a patient has a thorough understanding of their condition and treatment plan it allows them to become fully involved and invested in the process and will result in a better outcome.
Jen’s professional interests include treating the athletic/active population with lumbar, shoulder and knee dysfunction with an emphasis on movement mechanics and core stability. In her spare time Jen enjoys cooking, hiking and spending time with friends and family.
Brian Marsh, DPT, OCS
Brian is a Seattle-area native, born and raised. He received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Azusa Pacific University in 2010, followed by a year-long orthopedics residency; he became an Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) in 2016. His career experience has focused on orthopedic and sports, as well as work injuries and industrial rehabilitation. He uses a combination of manual therapy, graded exercise and functional training to assist his patient in healing and returning to normal function.
Outside of work, Brian enjoys hiking, downhill skiing, weight-lifting, cooking, and brewing his own beer and ciders.
Andrew Wilson, DPT
Andrew has a background in exercise science as well as PT, originally coming from Seattle. He graduated from Bond Universitires PT program on the Gold Coast in Australia. He has a competitive swimming, tennis and skiing background, which help him relate to athletes/employees alike and their treatment goals for returning to work, sport or other activities.
He takes a whole body approach to injuries, focusing on compensation throughout the body to improve whole body biomechnial movement. Andrew strives with precision to help patients achieve a better quality of life thorugh manual techniques and functional rehabilitation.
Gene Kopyt, MPT
Gene is Russian born and a long time resident of Seattle. He received his Bachelors of Science degree from Western Washington University in 200 and his Masters in Physical Therapy from Eastern Washington University in 2003. Like the other clinicians at GO PT, Gene has a specific interest in manual therapy and has taken classes through the University of St. Augustine in the Stanley Paris Technique.
Gene believes his greatest role as a physical therapist is to empower his patients with the tools and the education they need to continue the healing process away from the clinic. The greatest success is achieved when the patient no longer has to rely on the therapist.
I was born and raised in Washington so that makes me a true Washingtonian. Graduated from high school in 1995. In 2000 I received my certificate in Medical Assisting. In 2002 I got my certificate as a Medical Office Specialist. I have worked in the medical field for 20 years in various Dr.’s offices, Hospitals and Specialty clinics. In 2011 got my associates degree in general studies. I have been doing medical billing for 6 years.
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my three sons, my family and friends. I am very Spontaneous and i go with flow. I love what life has to offer.
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