Team Members

USA Sports Therapy Team

Dr. Stefan Valdes, DPT, SCS, CSCS

Dr. Stefan Valdes received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Miami in 2019. He is a Board-Certified Sports Specialist (SCS) and

Dr. Jennifer Socarras Garcia, DPT

Dr. Jennifer Socarras Garcia received her Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT) from the University of Miami, receiving the program’s “Chair’s Award” and the National

Dr. Matthew Cooper Chiropractor | Founder & CEO

Dr. Matthew Cooper, DC, CCSP

Dr. Matthew Cooper received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Life Chiropractic University in Atlanta, Georgia. His desire to treat a wide range of conditions lead

Dr. Kevin Mills Physical Therapist | Partner & COO

Dr. Kevin Mills, PT, DPT, OCS

Dr. Mills partnered with USA Sports Therapy in 2016 and is a board-certified specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy (OCS). He received his Doctor of Physical

Dr. Alex Lage, PT

Dr. Alex Lage DPT, MS, OCS, MTC, CSCS, CFT, DNC, has been a Doctor of Physical Therapy specializing in sports and Orthopedics for over 20

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Dr. Alex Renda, PT, DPT, OCS, MDNC

Alex Renda earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from Northwestern University in 2015. He is also a Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), which he

Dr. Bixie Lopez-Castro, PT, DPT

Dr. Bixie Lopez-Castro, PT, DPT

Dr. Bixie Lopez-Castro received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from The University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine in 2019. Since the start of

Dr. Eric Centofanti, Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician

Dr. Eric Centofanti DC, ATC, CCSP

Dr. Eric Centofanti is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic, a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician, and a Certified Athletic Trainer. He previously worked with the New

Dr. Jennifer Gores, PT

Dr. Jenny Gores received her Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT) from the University of East Carolina in 2017 where she served as class President.

Dr. Pam Balomenos, DC

Dr. Balomenos received her Doctorate of Chiropractic degree from the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon where she graduated cum laude in December of

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Dr. Mario Espinosa PT, DPT

Dr. Mario Espinosa received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Miami. Prior to his physical therapy education, Dr. Espinosa attended the

Dr. Ciera Smith, PT, DPT

Dr. Cierra Smith received her Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT) from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. Prior to her physical therapy

Dr. Mark Blank, Clinic Director

Dr. Mark Blank, PT, DPT

Dr. Mark Blank started his career in Sports Medicine as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) in 2008, where he worked with University of Central Florida’s

Dr. Orlando Capiro, DC, BSC

Dr. Orlando Capiro, DC, BSC

A Miami native, Dr. Orlando Capiro received his Doctorate of Chiropractic (DC) from the University of Western States in Portland, Oregon where he graduated cum

Dr. Eric Havey, PT, DPT, CSCS

Dr. Eric Havey received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from The University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, in 2019. Since graduation, Dr. Havey

Dr. Zach Colls, DPT, CSCS

Dr. Zach Colls partnered with USA Sports Medicine in 2022 alongside his business partner. He received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from the University of Miami

Dr. Mark Rozman, PT

Mark Rozman earned his Master’s in Physical Therapy from Long Island University with honors. Since then, he’s been practicing PT in various clinical settings such

Dr. Riccardo Tersigni, Chiropractor

Dr. Riccardo Tersigni, DC

Dr. Riccardo Tersigni has over 13 years of experience as a practicing Chiropractor and Clinic Director in the Washington D.C. region. He was the Chiropractor for the