About Us

Contrology Physical Therapy

Treatment is a partnership

About Us

Contrology professionals use the science of rehabilitation and the mind-body strengthening of Pilates to improve overall health and speed a patient’s return to living a full life.

Dr. Samantha Fallon
PT, OCS, FAAOMPT, Cert. SMT, Cert. DN, Dip. Osteopractic

Samantha Fallon, PT, Dip. Osteopractic, FAAOMPT is an osteopractic physical therapist in Rhode Island. Samantha founded Contrology Physical Therapy 15 years ago, as the sole proprietor of the practice and brings over two decades of progressive experience to her patients. Samantha earned her Bachelors of Science in Human BioDynamics for the  University of California at Berkeley in 1993, and went to obtain a Bsc Hons degree in Physical Therapy from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, Scotland in 1999. Samantha is a graduate of the AAMT Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy (FAAOMPT). Samantha also teaches as a part time faculty member at the University of Rhode Island Physical Therapy Doctorate program. Recently, Samantha accepted a position with the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy and will be teaching dry needling courses to therapists all over the country.

Samantha was an internationally ranked gymnast, earning her a spot on the Junior Olympic National team in 1988 and 1989, and a full athletic scholarship to the University of California at Berkeley. Samantha brings this intense dedication to her practice, focusing on providing high quality care within her community. Samantha enjoys working with patients from diverse backgrounds, ranging from high level athletes to post surgical individuals.

In her free time, Samantha enjoys spending time with her 3 sons, working in her garden, and exercising.

Dr. Michelle Fisette
PT, DPT, Cert. DN
Certified Titleist Performance Golf Institute Instructor

Dr. Michelle Fisette received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology at the University of Rhode Island, where she developed a lifelong interest in the aspects of human movement. Following her undergraduate education, Michelle received her Master of Science in Physiotherapy from Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen, United Kingdom and went on to earn her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Northern Arizona University.

Michelle strives to provide the highest level of care and evidence based practice for her patients with a continued passion for learning and continuing education. Michelle received her certification in dry needling through the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy as well as Personalized Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation (PBFR) certification through Owens Recovery Science. Michelle has also completed a vestibular certification through the American Musculoskeletal Institute with a specialization in identification, testing, and treatment management for concussion and vestibular pathologies.

Michelle is certified through the Titleist Performance Institute as a medical level golf fitness rehabilitation instructor. Being a lifelong, avid golfer, as well as a dedicated healthcare professional, Michelle has the experience, ability, and passion to provide an intensive, total body approach to golf fitness, rehabilitation, and wellness. Please visit the Titleist Performance Institute section to learn more detail about the evaluation and program.

KRISTINA SPIRKINA
BASI Comprehensively Certified Pilates Instructor

Kristina Spirkina is a BASI Comprehensively Certified Pilates Instructor with 10+ years of practice and 8+years of teaching experience.

Kristina enjoys working with people of different physical fitness level and age groups. She pays extra attention towards creating training routines that are carefully tailored to address client’s specific needs and expectations.

Kristina is proficient in private lessons as well as group sessions.
Contrology Physical Therapy

OUR PROCESS:

FIND YOUR CORE

Our strategies to get you well – and keep you well – are reflections of our advanced medical training and Pilates-based whole body philosophies.

GET GROUNDED

Everything we do is done in an attentive, caring and trusting partnership designed to treat the whole person, not just an injury or symptom.

MOVE FREELY

Focus on the synergy of a supportive relationship and state-of-the-art disciplines where patients are inspired to learn, and empowered to prevent injury, reduce pain and enhance strength & flexibility.

Whether your need is for physical therapy, Pilates or strength & conditioning, we are happy to discuss your needs  and help develop an individualized treatment plan for you.

FEEL BETTER

Call us at (401) 885-0051, or stop in to our studio at 5835 Post Road, East Greenwich.

Call now to book your appointment