Through skillful application of the best evidence-based knowledge and techniques, combined with our commitment to your education and self-care, we will help restore normal movement, reduce or alleviate your pain and get you back to PROFORMING at the highest level! Meet our team of experts!
Meet Our Team of Therapists
Originally from Connecticut, Robert’s past experiences include working at several community hospitals in the NYC area as well as being a Senior PT at the famed Rusk Institute at NYU Medical Center. Transitioning to outpatient private practice he held the position of Senior PT at Central Park Physical Therapy in NYC followed by his work as the Facility Manager of Sports Physical Therapy of New York’s Upper West Side office. Robert was also designated as a “Master Clinician” by the NYU School of Physical Therapy for his work with their student program and assistance with their musculoskeletal interventions class.
After moving to Seattle, Robert worked at Swedish Medical Center, serving on both the PT department’s Fall Prevention Committee, the Sports Team and was the Center Coordinator for Clinical Education. He served on the medical center’s Musculoskeletal Service Line Implementation Committee and was a faculty member and lecturer for Swedish’s annual Orthopedics Symposium for the PCP. Robert also served as the Chair of the Physical Therapy of Washington Association’s Cultural Competency Task Force.
Following his work at Swedish, Robert served as the Supervisor of Physical Therapy at the Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium. In addition to his clinical role, Robert also assisted in the implementation of standardized ACL and Shoulder post-operative rehab protocols, helped develop the Golf Medicine program and instituted the department’s first PT Grand Rounds series.
Following his work at the University of Washington, Robert returned to full-time clinical practice working for Mark and Anne-Marie Trombold at ProFormance Rehab in Seattle. In 2020, he took the baton from the Trombold’s becoming the new owner of ProFormance Rehab. He remains committed to building upon the practice’s reputation for clinical excellence, as well as its’ reputation for being a caring, warm, fun, and family-oriented environment that seeks to improve the lives of the people it serves every day.
Robert currently serves on the APTA WA Special Committee for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion as well as the APTA’s PT Moves Me campaign. Outside of work, Robert’s interests include spending quality time with his wife and daughter, skiing with his dogs, running, hiking and the occasional triathlon to justify his eating and drinking habits.
As a three-sport athlete in high school, Margo was introduced to physical therapy from the patient’s perspective early on in life. The power to be in charge of your own health and recovery has inspired her since. Margo received her Bachelor’s degree in PT from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois, where she ran Division I cross country and track. Originally from Portland, she returned to the northwest and obtained her Doctorate in PT at Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon.
Margo continues to pursue her passion for long-distance running. She also loves to backpack, camp, travel, and ski with her husband and two daughters. When she’s not working or running you can find her happily cooking in the kitchen, volunteering at school, or cheering on her daughters’ sports teams.
Melissa Caviezel received her Master of Physical Therapy degree from Eastern Washington University in 2003. Since then, she has practiced in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy.
She is board certified by the American Physical Therapy Association as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and is a Certified Manual Physical Therapist through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy. Areas of interest include spine and sacroiliac joint dysfunction, sports rehabilitation, and movement pattern re-education to treat repetitive trauma/overuse syndromes.
Melissa’s treatment approach combines manual therapy, posture and movement re-education, core stabilization and functional strengthening with the goal to optimize movement patterns in order to get patients back to the activities that are most important to them.
Strong emphasis is placed on patient education and providing the individual with tools that will allow them to obtain their goals and continue to be successful at home.
In her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time outdoors. Passions of hers include running, triathlons, camping, and mountain biking.
Prior to joining the team at ProFormance Rehab, Rebecca worked in outpatient orthopedic clinics in New York City and Seattle, where she has sharpened her manual therapy skills and emphasized her focus in functional exercise rehab programs. Currently, she is focusing on continuing education through the Maitland-Australian Approach, with the goal of becoming a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist.
Outside of the clinic, Rebecca enjoys exploring the world around her. She loves cooking, traveling, music, hiking, and spending quality time with her friends and family.
Following graduate school, Jenny began her career as a travel physical therapist gaining great insight through treating a wide variety of populations, patient complexities, and working with different clinicians around the Midwest and West coast. She has found her home working in the Pacific Northwest since August 2017.
Jenny places great value on educating her patients throughout the physical therapy process and uses a holistic approach to help patients stay active or start the path to a healthier lifestyle. Jenny uses a variety of skills including manual techniques and individualized exercise programs with a focus on functional movements and improving motor patterns to help patients gain independence, manage pain, and return to all the activities they enjoy!
Jenny is certified in Clinical Management of the Fitness Athlete through Institute of Clinical Excellence (ICE). She enjoys working with the CrossFit population and helps to bring a treatment style with progressive exercises to help you meet your goals. She makes sure to continuously analyze and assess your movements to ensure correct mechanics and proper rehab for all of your activities. Jenny has also completed coursework for Clinical Management of the Fitness Athlete: Pregnancy and Postpartum through ICE to help keep you moving throughout your pregnancy and getting you back to all of your activities safely after delivery! (Note: You don’t have to be an intensive athlete, but just a human who likes to move throughout your day or someone who wants to become more active!)
Outside of work, you can find Jenny participating in most outdoor activities including hiking, backpacking, biking, paddle boarding, and skiing. She is a regular at her CrossFit gym in Capitol Hill in order to stay strong for all her activities. She also enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, and cheering on her home team the Steelers!
As a skilled manual therapist with a strong focus on patient education, Amber applies her multi-faceted treatment approach to restore function and help patients return to normal activity.
Amber enjoys the outdoors. Some of her favorite activities include running, hiking, and backpacking. She is a student of photography and loves to travel.
As a marathoner, triathlete, rock-climber, and yogi, Juli loves to treat other individuals with interests in these sports.
On the weekends, you can find Juli paddle-boarding on the sound, riding her bike around Magnolia, hiking in the Cascades, or running around Lake Union.
Since graduating, Maya has developed a more specific interest in the treatment of pelvic floor disorders and has expanded her skillset through her coursework with the Herman and Wallace Institute. This allows Maya to treat diagnoses such as chronic pelvic pain, urinary incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and overactive bladder.
Maya enjoys treating all patients, especially those in need of treatment for their pelvic floor health, post surgery, and operative or non-operative sport injuries. Maya loves helping patients maximize their potential and empowering folks on their rehabilitation journey.
Maya enjoys her free time outdoors with her husband, friends, or dog. Whether it be hiking, paddleboarding, snowboarding, trail running, or playing soccer. Her indoor activities include baking cheesecakes, cookies, and cinnamon rolls, playing video games, and attending her local Crossfit gym. As a Chicagoan at heart, Maya continues to root for the Chicago Bulls and constantly is in search of finding deep dish pizza in the PNW.
Cynthia worked for the local pharmacy and that’s where she found her love for billing. After working at the pharmacy for many years, she worked for a family medical clinic as the Lead Billing Manager for ten years. When her youngest child left for college, she packed up and moved to Seattle to be close to her grandson.
After moving to Seattle, Cynthia worked for a physical therapy office until their closure and then for an orthopedic surgeons office.
Cynthia enjoys spending time with her family, grandkids and granddog. She enjoys traveling, hiking, live music, theater and exploring all the great Pacific Northwest has to offer.
Cameron spends her free time indoor and outdoor bouldering, studying languages, and training for her pilot license.