Physical Therapists

Allen Breindel, PT, DPT-- Dr Breindel joined CTI Physical Therapy in 1992 with the opening of the Warren office. He received a bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Pittsburgh in 1982, and a doctorate in Physical Therapy from Chatham University in 2007. He served as Director of Physical Therapy at Warren General Hospital for ten years with interest in orthopedics and geriatrics physical therapy. Allen became a shareholder in CTI in 1995 and serves as Director of the CTI Warren office. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and American Physical Therapy Associations.

C. Andrew Sandstrom, MSPT -- Joined CTI Physical Therapy in 1993. He has a Masters in Physical Therapy from D'Youville College. He is certified in LSVT Big, a program designed to improve mobility for those diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. He is currently a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Alyssa Settelmaier, PT, DPT, CLT-Joined CTI Physical Therapy in Warren in May 2018. She earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2018 from Gannon University in Erie, PA. She also earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Slippery Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA. She is certified in Lymphedema therapy through the Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy. She is also interested in women's health, geriatrics and orthopedics. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association.  

Physical Therapist Assistants

Molly Moore, PTA--Molly joined CTI in June of 2014. She attended Mercyhurst at North East where she earned her Associates of Science degree. She has a specific interest in orthopedic outpatient care and is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Support Staff

Patti Larson, Practice Manager (Erie & Warren offices) -- Patti joined CTI Physical Therapy with the opening of the Warren office in 1992. She coordinates and monitors clerical and clinical activities to assure efficient office operations and compliance with corporate policies. Patti is responsible for billing activity and managing the Accounts Receivable. 

Rebecca Peterson-- Administrative Assistant Becky joined the Warren office of CTI Physical Therapy in 2004. She received a certification in the Medical Office Assistant program at Jamestown Business College that same year. Becky performs various duties including scheduling patients, insurance verifications, authorizations, data entry, phone calls, inventory, and assisting with any other jobs that need done.

Lisa Paul: Secretary/Transcriptionist Lisa joined the Warren office of CTI in 1993. Her main responsibility is the timely transcription of reports, scheduling patients and receiving phone calls.

Sherry Erickson-- Sherry joined the Warren office of CTI in 2004. Her main responsibility is collecting, posting, and managing account payments and charge entry. She is also responsible for submitting claims and communication with insurance companies.