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. 



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Meet Our Staff

  • Ashley Cathcart, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy, Clinic Director

    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. 

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

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Michelle was involved in all facets of musical theater through high school. Michelle played soccer for 11 years and was a dancer for 13 years. Michelle brings a high level of energy and dedication to Neurosport Physical Therapy and Neuro Tour. Michelle can currently be found enjoying her time working with the talented cast and crew on Lion King Broadway.  

    Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Sports Science, University of Georgia, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Georgia Regents University
    CPR, Active Release Technique Lower Extremity & Spine (ART-LE)
  • Hampton Shugart, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Hampton graduated from the University of South California with a doctorate in Physical Therapy after receiving his BS in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina. When he was younger, Hampton suffered from numerous athletic injuries and had to have four knee surgeries before the age of 15. He thought he would never be able to play sports competitively again, but sticking to physical therapy made it possible. Hampton loves learning new things and educating patients and colleagues. In his time outside of the clinic, he mentors aspiring physical therapists on the latest in education and manual orthopedic skills for Emory's DPT/Residency program on a volunteer basis. 

    B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina, Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California
    Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Pursuing Board Certification in Orthopedic Specialty (OCS)
  • David Chang

    Physical Therapy Technician

    David has always been interested in health and fitness since a young age. He has played many sports throughout his life and has experienced multiple injuries, including a torn meniscus and a shoulder injury, having to go through physical therapy for each. David is extremely hard-working and committed to helping patents and staff at Neurosport. In his spare time, David enjoys playing flag football, exercising, and watching movies.

    B.S. in Biology, Georgia Tech (Honors & Dean's List)
  • 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.

    B.S. in Exercise Science from Georgia State University
    ACSM Exercise Physiologist Certification
  • Christian Payne

    Massage Therapist

    Welcome to the TEAM Christian! Bio on the way! 

  • Ashley Popp

    Front Office Coordinator

    Ashley brings to Neurosport excellent patient relations and and teamwork. Having a bad knee and a broken knee in the past, Ashley knows the importance of excellent Physical Therapy and uses her experiences to assist new and existing patients. When she is not assisting patients, she can be found enjoying time at the gym or with her fiance.