No Challenge Too Great

Alpharetta Clinic

In 2008, due to overwhelming patient response, Carolyn M. Lawson partnered with longtime colleague, Christopher Koerner to open the Alpharetta clinic. Dedication, commitment and superior patient care is the recipe for Ellard’s success. 

Meet Our Staff

  • Ashley Cathcart, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy, Clinic Manager

    Ashley began dancing at age 3 and continued through college and worked as a dance instructor and choreographer after school. Ashley has studied various styles of dance to include: modern, tap, jazz, ballet/pointe, and hip-hop. Ashley's knowledge, experience and love of the performing arts allows her to offer a specific treatment plan and assess areas of potential injury. When Ashley is not treating in the theater you can find her staying active by taking dance, Pilates or yoga classes. 

    Education:
    Bachelor of Human Environmental Science, University of Alabama, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Georgia State University
    Certifications:
    Certified Pilates Instructor, Power Pilates, Dry Needling, Active Release Technique Lower Extremity (ART-LE)
  • Krysten Malcolm PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Krysten received her Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology from Elon University and graduated Cum Laude. She earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The George Washington University and was a Honors Fellow. Krysten grew up dancing and was a previous member of The Charleston Ballet, a semi professional ballet company, and also trained at Boston Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, Washington Ballet, and Greensboro Ballet. 

    Education:
    Doctorate of Physical Therapy, The George Washington University, Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology, Elon University (Cum Laude)
    Certifications:
    Dry Needle Certified (Integrative Dry Needling Foundations and Kinetacore Dry Needling FDN Level1), Owens Recovery Science Blood Flow Restriction Certified
    Specialties:
    Dance and Performing Arts Medicine
  • Jonathan Kim

    Physical Therapy Technician

    Jonathan recently graduated from Georgia State University with a degree in Exercise Science and is a certified exercise physiologist. So far at Neurosport, he has learned that there is no such thing as a difficult person. Jonathan’s social nature and excellent interpersonal skills has made him a valuable addition to the Neurosport team. He is passionate about pursuing physical therapy and wants to make an impact in people’s lives. He has personally experienced numerous ankle sprains, a herniated disc and experiences with acupuncture (a treatment similar to dry needling). In his spare time Jonathan likes to explore new places to eat and play basketball.

    Education:
    B.S. in Exercise Science from Georgia State University
    Certifications:
    ACSM Exercise Physiologist Certification
  • Arnold Johnson

    Physical Therapy Technician

    Arnold is originally from Roswell Georgia and recieved his Bachelors in Exercise Science from Georgia State University. He is an enthusiastic and motivated part of our technician team who is passionate about helping people return to activities that bring them joy. His injuries from playing basketball and football in the past have given him an appreciation and understanding of the importance of the rehabilitation journey. In his spare time, Arnold enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing basketball, working out, and listening to music.

    Education:
    BS in Exercise Science from Georgia State University
    Certifications:
    AHA Heartsaver Certification
  • Morgan Blake

    Front Desk Coordinator

    Morgan is originally from Marietta, Georgia who enjoys taking care of her dogs, reading  a good book, and hiking. One of her favorite activities is canoeing! She has experienced some injuries and pain in the past, so she knows what it takes to recover. Morgan is excited to greet you on your way into Neurosport!