Meet Our Wausau Team


Teresa Iattoni, DPT, CLS, CES
Physical Therapist

Teresa graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Anatomy and Physiology and in 1998 with a Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan. She is passionate about life-long learning. Currently she is pursuing her Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy from A.T. Still University. She enjoys helping her patients return to their best life. She has extensive knowledge base for providing outpatient physical therapy for a wide range of diagnoses. She has a special interest in patient centered care for individuals recovering from a cancer diagnosis. She holds an Advanced Certification in the Leduc Method of Lymphedema management (2004, 2005, and 2007). In 2011, she became a Cancer Exercise Specialist from RMCRI at the University of Northern Colorado. Teresa is a member of the National Lymphedema Network, American Physical Therapy Association- Oncology section, and Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association. She enjoys spending time with her family, riding her horse, being outdoors, camping, running, crafting and reading. Her treatment philosophy: “I view my clients as valuable and unique individuals. My goal for their physical therapy experience is to be collaborative, focusing on their goals and working to achieve their best life. The level of care I provide is what I would expect for my own family.”
Jesse Koerner, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Jesse completed his undergraduate with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – Exercise and Movement Science at University of Wisconsin-Madison. He graduated from Bellarmine University with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Jesse’s interest and experience is in providing care to individuals recovering from all orthopedic conditions and diagnoses. Outside of work, Jesse appreciates spending much of his time with his family. He enjoys staying active with a variety of activities, such as weight lifting, biking, golfing, hiking and snowshoeing. In addition, Jesse has a great passion for the outdoors where he loves to hunt and fish.
Jamie Kolka OT, CHT
Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Therapist

Jamie graduated in 1996 from UW-Madison with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. She became a Certified Hand Therapist in 2005 and certified in Lymphedema treatment in 2017. She also is guest speaker at a local college teaching ergonomics.During her career she has specialized in treating the upper extremity, with a strong focus on rehabilitation of the elbow and hand. She has spent the last 11 years working directly with a hand surgeon to obtain the greatest outcome for her patients.She enjoys spending time in her old country home in the woods with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys being a 4H leader and helping her daughters with all their fair projects.Jamie is an active member of the American Society of Hand Therapists.
Taylor Dye
Therapy Technician

Taylor graduated from University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with her degree in Recreation Management in 2014. After graduation, she returned home to the Wausau area. She likes helping patients reach their goals and seeing them return to doing the activities they enjoy. Outside of work, Taylor is usually outdoors. She enjoys playing sand volleyball, running, hunting and hiking. She also enjoys road trips, camping, and exploring new places with her husband.
Caitlin Pfingsten
Therapy Technician

Caitlin completed her Certified Nursing Assistant Program in 2012 and has worked in the healthcare field ever since. It is her daily goal to change someone’s life for the better. She loves seeing the change in each individual as they become stronger through the weeks of their therapy. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her husband and family doing everything outdoors.
Toni Lepak
Clinical Guest Coordinator

Originally from the Wausau area, Toni has been involved in healthcare for over 15 years. She enjoys working with patients and is especially happy to see the sense of accomplishment they get as they reach their goals! Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family (especially her beautiful grandchildren!) and working on crochet or other craft projects.

 

Meet Our Weston Team


Beth Kroll, PT
Physical Therapist

Beth graduated from Southwest Baptist University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology (minor in Psychology), and Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. During her career she has worked in a variety of therapy settings including school-based, hospital-base, and outpatient therapy. Beth grew up in southern Michigan on a dairy farm with 4 sisters, then moved to Missouri and Kentucky before moving to Wisconsin 15 years ago. She enjoys hiking, gardening, biking, and going for walks. You can often find her at the local running and triathlon events supporting her husband!
Eric Hall, DPT
Physical Therapist

Eric completed his undergraduate with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science (minor in Sports Nutrition), and Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Carroll University in Waukesha. Eric grew up in Manitowoc, WI and moved to Weston, after finishing his doctorate of physical therapy in 2013. He has worked in both hospital and outpatient therapy settings and enjoys a wide range of therapy specialties that include orthopedics, pain management, vestibular dysfunction and sports medicine. Away from the clinic, he enjoys the outdoors through hunting and fishing, watching football, which he played throughout college. He and his wife also keep themselves plenty busy with their two boys.
Karen Monarski Karen “Scharpf” Monarski, PT
Physical Therapist
Karen earned her degree in Physical Therapy from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. She treats general orthopedic injuries and provides post-operative care. She has extensive specialized education and experience in treatment of musculoskeletal dysfunction of the pelvis, such as incontinence and pelvic pain. She also specializes in issues specific to women, such as pain during pregnancy and after childbirth. Additional training in manual techniques to mobilize the internal organs (Visceral Mobilization, through the Barral Institute) augments this treatment. She also is skilled in treatment of TMJ (jaw) dysfunction. She believes that every body benefits from movement, and enjoys collaborating with her patients to provide a customized level of care that will help them meet their individual needs and goals. Karen is a native of southeastern Wisconsin, but has been part of the Central Wisconsin communities for over 2 decades. Outside of work, she is active in her church and supports the activities of her growing children as a parent volunteer.
Kayla Clauss
Therapy Technician

Kayla completed her Certified Nursing Assistant Program in 2006. She has been working in the Nursing field for 12 years. She has a background in rehabilitation, long term care, therapy, clinical and also in the school district setting. She is currently working towards her Medical Assistant Certificate. She has three children who she spends all of her time with. You can find her outside of work doing anything outdoors! Her favorite part of her career path is helping people and children succeed. She thrives on helping people get back to tip top so they can enjoy their favorites in life!
Brittany Jo Mattmiller
Clinical Guest Coordinator

Brittany is currently working on her Associates degree in business management with an entrepreneur emphasis at Fox Valley Tech. Before moving back to the Wausau area she worked as a program manager in a community based group home. This is where her passion for assisting others to reach their full potential began. She loves watching people work towards reaching their goals and succeeding. In her time outside the clinic she enjoys spending time with her family, kayaking, walking her dogs and working on crafts.