Janelle Ponder, PTA






Janelle joined Summit in 2023 after having been a PTA for 15 years. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings but prefers the outpatient clinic focus of addressing specific musculoskeletal conditions. She specializes in pelvic rehabilitation and breast cancer rehabilitation in addition to general orthopedics. She also has a passion for helping patients […]

By |November 10th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Kendra Howard, PTA






Kendra joined the Summit team in July of 2023. Kendra has always had an interest in the PT field, having been a patient herself in her teens from various dance related injuries. She grew up on the west side of Washington, and went to school at Pima Medical Institute, where she graduated as a PTA […]

By |October 12th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Uriah Machuga, PT, DPT







Uriah grew up in Southern California and moved to Spokane in his senior year of high school, graduating from Mead, to pursue hockey. After hockey, Uriah attended Eastern Washington University receiving a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science before attending Touro University for Physical Therapy school graduating with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2021. […]

By |October 4th, 2023|News|0 Comments

John-Robert Woolley, PT, DPT










John-Robert is originally from Mill Creek in Western Washington and made the move to Spokane to attend Whitworth University for his undergraduate education. While studying Health Science at the WU, he played football and ran track with the opportunity to compete at the national level in the 400m hurdles. He then attended Eastern Washington University […]

By |September 25th, 2023|News|0 Comments






Aaron was born and raised in Spokane, Washington and attended Eastern Washington University where he graduated with both his Bachelor of Exercise Science degree and Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2023. Aaron became a Certified LSVTBIG Specialist in 2022.


General and Complex Orthopedics
Post-surgical Rehabilitation and Sports Injuries
Work Injury Management Programs
Neurological Rehabilitation

Multiple Sclerosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Parkinson’s Disease

Certified LSVTBIG […]

By |July 17th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Nate Nickerson, PT, DPT










Nate attended San Diego Mesa College where he obtained his Associates of Arts in Kinesiology. Nate then went on to attend Sonoma State University and received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. Following his time in California, Nate graduated from Eastern Washington University where he earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Nate enjoys working with […]

By |June 5th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Hannah Melick, MOTR/L








Hannah joined the Summit Rehab team in February of 2023 following graduation from Midwestern University’s Masters in Occupational Therapy Program. Prior to graduation, Hannah completed a clinical rotation at Summit Rehab where she gained experience in work injury management. Her current rehabilitation interests include work rehabilitation, ergonomics, and hand therapy as she has a passion […]

By |April 14th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Hailey DelRiccio, DPT








Hailey is a Spokane native and went on to attended Loma Linda University where she graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2018. Hailey loves working with patients of all ages and conditions and is very excited to further pursue her specialty in pelvic health.


General Orthopedics

Education and Professional Certifications

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Loma Linda University-2018

Professional Affiliations

American Physical […]

By |April 10th, 2023|News|0 Comments

Cody Kenison, PT, DPT, CSCS







Cody Kenison attended the University of Montana where he obtained his bachelor of science in Exercise Science and obtained his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of St. Augustine. Cody loves working with all types of injuries and populations that are looking to better their physical abilities through physical therapy. He is big on helping patients get back to […]

By |March 23rd, 2023|News|0 Comments

Brandon Belloir, PT, DPT








Brandon was born and raised in Roseburg, Oregon. He attended the University of Oregon to obtain his bachelor of science in human physiology and obtained his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Eastern Washington University. Brandon has a passion for helping others and enjoys working with patients to educate them on their injury or condition while […]

By |December 14th, 2022|News|0 Comments