Meet our staff:
Center Director Ray is the director of our multidisciplinary program. He has helped patients manage their lymphedema since 1992. He achieved his lymphedema certification through the Academy of Lymphatic Studies. He developed the Post Mastectomy Rehabilitation and Lymphedema Program at Mercy Medical Center.
Lymphedema Therapist Joanna comes to Chesapeake Lymphedema Center having worked in a skilled nursing environment. She earned a Bachelor of Science in psychology in 2012 from Towson University and a license as a certified occupational therapy assistant from the Community College of Baltimore County in 2014. She is also a licensed massage therapist with over ten years of experience. Joanna completed lymphedema training for certification in complete decongestive therapy
Lymphedema Therapist Kelly comes to Chesapeake Lymphedema Center with twenty-eight years of experience as a licensed occupational therapist. She received a Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from Towson State University in 1990 and completed lymphedema training through Lerner Lymphedema Academy in 1998. Throughout her years of experience, she has successfully treated primary and secondary lymphedema of the upper extremities
Lymphedema Therapist Tony is a 1999 graduate of the Physical Therapy program at Temple University. He worked in both inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation before joining Smith & Prothero Physical Therapy in 2006. Tony's special areas of interest are the foot and ankle, gait and balance assessment, and lymphedema management. Tony and his wife Trish live in Harford County with their two sons. Tony is an avid runner and cyclist.