Staff Biographies




Kevin Nellis, Co-Owner of PT Plus

Physical Therapist



College:    Ithaca College (NY)

Degree:    BS in Physical Therapy

Kevin is one of the founding partners of PT Plus and manages the Syracuse Office.

Areas of Expertise include: Certified in Blankenship and Key Method of Functional Capacity Evaluation (McKenzie Institute): Orthopedic and Industrial Management; Spinal Injuries; Ergonomics; Job Site Analysis

Experience:  Physical Therapist at Auburn Hospital; Physical Therapist at Industrial Medical Associates

Craig is one of the founding partners of PT Plus and manages the Fulton Office.

Areas of Expertise include:  Spinal Disorder Treatment (McKenzie Institute); Ergonomic Assessment/Intervention; Functional Capacity Evaluations; Orthopedic, Neurological, and Burn Pathologies; Presentations to  Industry about  Risk Factors Contributing to Musculoskeletal Injuries

Experience: Physical Therapist at Plaza Rehabilitation

College:  Ithaca College (NY)

Degree:   B.S. in Physical Therapy

              B.A. in Sociology




Craig Peterson. Co-Owner of PT Plus

Physical Therapist





Mic Hlywa


Physical Therapist/MS/ATC


Baldwinsville (Manager)


Colleges:   SUNY Health Science Center (NY)

                Marshall University (West Virginia)

                Wilmington College (Ohio)

Degrees:   MS in Physical Therapy

                MS in Health & Athletic Training

                BS in Athletic Training & Psychology




Areas of Expertise include: McKenzie Spinal Techniques; Orthopedic Manual Skills Assessments; Surgical Techniques & Evidence Based Treatment Trends; Spinal Pain; Stress Injuries; Postural Dysfunction; Joint Replacement; Rotator Cuff & ACL Injuries; Athletic Injuries; Job Related Injury Pathologies

Experience: Head Athletic Trainer at Huntington High School; Athletic Trainer at Marshall University Football Program

Areas of Expertise include: Certified NYS Athletic Trainer; Sports Medicine; Sports Rehabilitation

Experience: Assistant Trainer, University of San Diego; Assistant Trainer for 1988 USA Olympic Volleyball Teams; Head Medical Coordinator for 1987 World Police & Fire Games; ATC for Utica College of Syracuse University;  ATC for SUNY School of Technology at Utica-Rome; ATC for Mohawk Valley Community College Hockey Team


Steven Nellis

Physical Therapist/ATC

Canastota (Manager)


College: Utica College of Syracuse University                 (NY)

Degree: Physical Therapy


315.476.3176 (Syracuse)       315.638.0173 (Baldwinsville)       315.697.8514 (Canastota)       315.593.1740 (Fulton)

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