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Our Mission

Our mission is simple... To help guide each patient through their health journey and goals, whether it includes pain management or elimination, improved mobility and function, or an overall improved quality of life.  We believe in the importance of individualized, one-on-one therapy sessions.  We aim to both treat and educate our patients, to encourage and empower our patients to lead a healthier, more fulfilling life through the power of movement and natural pain management.  

Clinical Staff

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Dr. Ashley Bertorelli, PT, DPT

Owner/Founder of The Green Room

Dr. Ashley graduated from Utica College in 2008 with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy after earning her Bachelor's in Health Sciences and earning Valedictorian of the Class of 2006.  Dr. Ashley has experience in a variety of settings including acute care, rehab, and outpatient.  Dr. Ashley opened the Green Room PT in 2017 after growing frustrated with the lack of one-on-one care options for patients and therapists in the Capital Region.  Dr. Ashley has received additional training in Mulligan mobilization technique, Myofascial referral technique, Spinal manipulation therapy, Total Motion Release, laser and light therapy, and Pelvic Floor Rehab, among others.  In her free time, Dr. Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and two active boys, snowboarding, running and working out, and playing drums.

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Debra McCormick, PTA

Debbie is a Physical Therapist Assistant with 35 years of experience. After graduating from Maria College in 1987 with AAS in Physical Therapy, Debbie began her career in a long term care/rehab facility for 6 years. As her family grew and changed, so did her career, for the next 26 years she worked in an outpatient clinic focusing on 1:1 patient contact, and manual techniques. Her very diverse work experience includes Orthopedic, Pediatric, Geriatric, Soft Tissue Work, and Neuro. She has attended many Continuing Education courses over the years. Debbie has been married for 17 years. She and her husband have 4 grown children, and 4 grandsons!  Her favorite thing to do is ANYTHING with her family and friends. In the Spring, Summer, and Fall you will see her and her husband out on their bicycles!
 

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Dr. Lisa Bodratti, PT, DPT

Dr. Lisa Bodratti earned her Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science from SUNY Cortland in 2014 followed by her Doctorate from The Sage Colleges in 2017. Lisa has worked extensively in the outpatient orthopedic realm, spending two years of her career as Clinical Director of a growing clinic. Through her time as a physical therapist, Lisa has taken numerous courses including McKenzie Method, Mulligan Mobilizations, Pelvic Health Rehabilitation, and is working toward a certification to become a Pregnancy and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist. Lisa has a strong interest in treating athletes, especially runners, of all levels and ages. In her spare time she enjoys helping to coach track & field athletes at a local high school (Go Riders!), and spending time outside with her husband and two dogs.

Dr. Elizabeth Braley, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Dr. Elizabeth Braley earned her Bachelor's and Doctorate Degrees from Ithaca College. She is an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and her passion for wellness and fitness led her to become a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist (ACSM-EP). She is also certified in the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) and Smart Cuffs Blood Flow Restriction training. She has additional training in vestibular rehabilitation and treatment of the Pelvic Floor. She enjoys sports medicine and has expertise with sports related concussion care.  Outside of the clinic she enjoys playing with her son, hiking, skiing, chocolate, and spending time with her family. 

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Caroline Hodges, PTA

Caroline is from Lancaster, Virginia where graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology and Minor
in Health and Wellness with a concentration in Individuals with Disabilities before earning her PTA. Prior to joining our team, she worked for four years in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital as a therapy tech with specialized training in neurological rehabilitation.  Caroline has taken several continuing education training courses on Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy and is currently studying to earn the Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification in order to serve patients of all ages and genders with pelvic floor dysfunction. Caroline recently moved to from Virginia to New York with her husband, Jordan, as he pursues his MD at AMC. In her free time, she loves to read, cook, do yoga, and spend time with her husband and their two dogs.

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Dr. Sarah Casey, PT, DPT

Dr. Sarah Casey earned her Bachelor’s Degree from U-Mass Amherst in Kinesiology followed by her Doctorate from Campbell University in North Carolina. She has since worked in the orthopedic and pelvic floor Physical Therapy world. Sarah is an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (ACSM CPT) with over 15 years’ experience in the wellness and fitness industry and also holds a Precision Nutrition Coach certification (PN-1). Whether it be bodyweight or with kettlebells, barbells, dumbbells, or bands, Sarah is ready to treat and coach whomever through all steps of the healing process with a goal of making them feel stronger than they had prior to injury. Everyone is an athlete in her mind and deserves to be guided in working towards a safe and strong return to “sport”; whether that be gardening, lifting grandchildren or returning to running a marathon. Sarah specializes in the pre and post- partum population and looks forward to working towards making all patients feel stronger than they had before their injury or birth.

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Brian Van Sise, MSPT

Brian Van Sise of our Clifton Park location earned his Master’s Degree in physical therapy from Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY in 2001.  He has worked as an inpatient therapist and was the Rehabilitation Supervisor for Saratoga County.   However, his primary focus has been in outpatient orthopedics.  Brian uses his eclectic knowledge base of movement and manual therapy techniques to address a patient’s mechanical/physiologic needs. He has been a clinic manager, mentor/instructor for the BOCES New Visions Program and clinical instructor of many pre- college and college PT students. Brian is a USAF veteran and was a representative athlete for the US Bobsled Federation. Brian fills in his free time as the Shenendehowa CSD sports photographer and a portrait photographer. His patient wife is a speech language pathologist, and his son is an aspiring filmmaker.

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Gargi Tyagi, PT

Gargi Tyagi has been a Physical Therapist since 2008. She earned her Bachelors of Physical Therapy from India and is in the process of earning her tDPT from Arcadia University PA by the end of this month. She was trained in Mulligan Manual Mobilization Therapy in 2010. She has extensive experience in the outpatient and acute care settings, and has experience in Neurological rehab as well. She enjoys working with all patients, including the geriatric and pediatric population. In addition to her clinical experience, Gargi worked directly with the Soccer team in India for 2 years. She is looking forward to learning more about Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation as a member of our team. On a personal note, she has been married to her husband for more than 9 years and has two beautiful daughters. In her free time, she loves to go for a stroll, watch movies, and spend time with family.

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