Staff

Lois Cloud-Malenczak, M.A., P.T.

Director of Physical Therapy and Owner of Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation Center Since 1982

Education Background:

  • B.S., Physical Therapy; Russell Sage College – Albany Medical School
  • M.A., Exercise Physiology; Adelphi University

Specialties:

  • Orthopedics, Sports Injuries, Hand Therapy

Organizations:

Certifications:

  • CPR/AED

Achievements: 

  • Spike Daly Person of the Year – 2006
  • NY State Athletic Administrators Association for Distinguished Service to Athletics – 2006
  • Community Service Award For Outstanding Service to the Sayville UFSD – 2014
  • Service Award for Significant Contribution and Effort in Recognizing the Achievements of Suffolk County’s Finest Football Players – 2014
  • Honored by the Suffolk Sports Hall of Fame – 2016
  • Inducted into the Sayville Athletic Hall of Fame – 2017
  • Ruth Skinner Alumni Award from Adelphi University for Outstanding Contributions to the Profession – 2002

Michelle Buderman, D.P.T

Educational background:

  • D.P.T.; Temple University
  • M.P.T.; Quinnipiac University

Specialties:

  • Outpatient Orthopedics of all age levels, Manual Stretching, Balance Training

Organizations:

  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

Certifications:

  • Basic Life Support and CPR/AED

 

Michelle has worked at Long Island Sports and Rehabilitation since 2005.

Jeanne-Marie Lombardi, PTA

Physical Therapy Assistant

Education Background:

  • B.S., Psychology/Management; Syracuse University
  • AAS, Physical Therapy Assistant; NYU

Clinical Affiliations:

  • North Shore @ Manhasset Hospital -Manhasset, NY
  • Long Island Sports & Rehab – Rockville Centre, NY
  • Brookhaven Hospital- East Patchogue, NY

Specialties:

  • Orthopedic, Geriatrics, Sports Injuries, Soft Tissue Massage/ Myofascial Release

Certifications:

  • Physical Therapy Assistant

Jeanne-Marie has been working with Lois and the Long Island Sports & Rehab Center since 1996. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, getting involved in community and church activities, traveling, dancing, practicing yoga, and cooking.

Elena Orlando, P.T.A.

Physical Therapy Assistant

Educational Background:

  • B.B.A., M.S., Business Administration and Marketing; Hofstra University
  • A.A.S., Physical Therapy; Nassau Community College/Hunter College

Clinical Affiliations:

  • Stonybrook Hospital

Specialties:

  • Exercise Programs, Treating Patients of all ages, Massage, and Manual Stretching while incorporating yoga, pilates, and breathing techniques.

Organizations:

  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

Certifications:

  • Certified Personal Trainer – National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Certified Group Fitness Instructor – Athletics and Fitness Association of America
  • Certified Pilates Instructor – Pilates Method Alliance
  • Registered Yoga Teacher 200 hr – Yoga Alliance
  • CPR and AED Certified

 

Elena has been working with Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation since 2004. Outside of work Elena enjoys spending time with her family, practicing hot yoga, and stand up paddle-boarding.

Anthony Castiglione, A.T.C.

Certified Athletic Trainer

Education Background:

  • B.S., Athletic Training; Stony Brook University

Clinical Affiliations:

  • Stony Brook Medicine- Athletic Center

Specialties:

  • Athletic Training/Sports Medicine

Organizations: 

  • Member, National Athletic Trainer’s Associations (NATA)
  • Member, Suffolk County Athletic Trainer’s Association (SCATA)

Certifications:

  • CPR for the Professional Rescuer/AED Certified

Anthony has been working with Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation since 2016. Outside of work, Anthony enjoys playing Hockey and Golf!

Patricia (Tricia) Beatty, M.A.

Fitness Director

Educational background:

  • M.A.; Adelphi University
  • B.S.; Adelphi University
  • A.A.S.; Suffolk Community College

Specialties:

  • Exercise Physiology, Personal Training, Manual Stretching, Exercise Progression, Balance Training

Certifications:

  • Certified Exercise Physiologist, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • Basic Life Support and CPR/AED

 

Tricia has worked at Long Island Sports and Rehabilitation since 2006. She was a graduate of Sachem North High School. Outside of work she enjoys exercising, teaching aerobic classes, snowboarding, going to the beach, vacationing, and spending time with family and friends.

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Holly Maggio B.S., C.P.T.

Physical Therapy Aide/ Personal Trainer

Education Background:

  • B.S., Exercise Science; Sacred Heart University.

Clinical Affiliations:

  • Sikorsky Aircraft Corporations
  • Life & Sport Analysis Clinic, Waterbury Hospital Cardiac Rehab
  • Better Athletic Development – Shelton, CT

Certifications:

  • C.P.T. American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • Basic Life Support + CPR and AED

Holly has been working with Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation since 2016. Outside of work Holly enjoys traveling, kayaking, fishing, working out,
spending time with her family and friends, hiking, and playing with her dog!

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Brianna Cristiano, M.S.

Exercise Physiologist

Education Background:

  • M.S., Exercise and Chronic Disease; University of North Florida
  • B.S., Exercise and Sports Science; Coastal Carolina University

Clinical Affiliations:

  • Baptist Nassau Hospital – St, Fernandina Beach, FL
  • Wellness Center- YMCA + Fit 4 everyone

Specialties:

  • Training of all age groups, Balance training

Organizations:

  • Member, American College of Sports Medicine

Certifications:

  • Certified Exercise Physiologist
  • Exercise Is Medicine – Level 2 (EIM)

Brianna has been working with Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation since 2019. Outside of work, Brianna enjoys hobbies such as running, lifting weights, hiking, and traveling!

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Mary Sanacore-Murphy, M.S., C.S.C.S.

Exercise Physiologist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Educational background:

  • M.Ed, Exercise Science; Springfield College
  • B.S., Physical Education; SUNY Cortland

Clinical Affiliations:

  • Corporate Fitness Center

Specialties:

  • Exercise programming for older adults and all other age groups

Certifications:

  • NSCA – Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (C.S.C.S.)

 

Mary has been working with Long Island Sports & Rehabilitation since 2014. Outside of work Mary enjoys playing sports with her boys, reading, cooking and baking, and spending time at the beach with her family.