Therapists

Our Team

Angela Dkaric-Page

Angela

Physical Therapist, Adult Supervisor
  • B.S. in Physical Therapy, LSUHSC New Orleans, 1994
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) certified clinical instructor, certified in Graston, Functional Dry Needling and Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 2001
  • Specializes in outpatient orthopedic therapy with additional training in women’s health and lymphedema.

Artie Varnado

Artie

Physical Therapist, Therapy Manager
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, 2008
  • M.S. in Exercise Science
  • American Physical Therapy (APTA) certified clinical instructor
  • Joined Woman’s in 2018
  • Specializes in pediatrics and orthopedics

Chalisse LaBauve

Chalisse

Physical Therapist
  • B.S. in Physical Therapy, Hogeschool Enscheded, The Netherlands, 1997
  • Certified in Lymphedema, Graston and Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 2000
  • Specializes in orthopedics, lymphedema and women’s health

Corey White

Corey

Physical Therapist 
  • M.D. in Physical Therapy, University of Central Arkansas, 2003
  • Board Certified in Orthopedics
  • Certified in Graston, Functional Dry Needling and Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 2003
  • Specializes in orthopedics and sports medicine

Sybil Buxton

Sybil

Physical Therapist 
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, 2016
  • Certified in Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 2016
  • Specializes in outpatient orthopedics and women’s health

Sheree McAllister

Sheree

Physical Therapist Assistant
  • A.S. in Physical Therapy Assisting, Our Lady of the Lake College, 2008
  • Certified in Graston, Cancer Rehabilitation and Infant Massage
  • Joined Woman’s in 2011
  • Specializes in pediatrics, adults and aquatics
  • Coordinates Geaux Strong swim program

Kallie Firmin

Kallie

Physical Therapist Assistant 
  • A.S. in Physical Therapy Assisting, Delgado Community College, 2017
  • Joined Woman’s in 2017
  • Specializes in adult orthopedics and aquatic therapy

Chrissie Clark Olsson

Chrissie

Occupational Therapist 
  • M.S. in Occupational Therapy, The University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill, 1987
  • Certified in Functional Testing Evaluation, Graston and Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 1999
  • Specializes in geriatrics, ergonomics, orthopedics and neurologic physical therapy

Kelly Kennedy

Kelly

Occupational Therapist Assistant
  • A.S. in Occupational Therapy, Lincoln College of New England, Connecticut, 2012
  • Certified in Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 2016
  • Specializes in adults, pediatrics and aquatics

Danielle Hofman

Danielle

Pediatric Physical Therapist 
  • B.S. in Physical Therapy, LSUHSC New Orleans, 1992
  • Certified in Infant Massage, Neuro-Developmental Trained
  • Joined Woman’s in 2016
  • Specializes in pediatrics

Gayla Tupper

Gayla

Pediatric Physical Therapist
  • B.S. in Physical Therapy, LSUHSC New Orleans, 1998
  • Certified in Infant Massage, Neuro-Developmental Trained
  • Joined Woman’s in 2000
  • Specializes in pediatrics, splinting, serial casting, wheelchair and equipment assessments

Stephanie Hoffman

Stephanie

Pediatric Occupational Therapist
  • M.S. in Occupational Therapy, LSUHSC New Orleans, 2010
  • Certified in Infant Massage. Completed course in Handwriting without Tears and Pediatric Myofascial Release
  • Joined Woman’s in 2010
  • Specializes in NICU, infant feeding and development, sensory-based feeding, oral motor skills, pediatric massage, pediatric myofascial release and handwriting

Tricia Donahue, LOTR

Tricia

Occupational Therapist
  • M.S. in Occupational Therapy, Duquesne University, 2000
  • Certified in Neuro-IFRAH and Handwriting Without Tears
  • Joined Woman’s in 2018
  • Specializes in pediatrics and adult neurologic/orthopedics

Tracey Dantin

Tracey

Speech Therapist
  • M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, LSUHSC, New Orleans, 1992
  • Certified in Cancer Rehabilitation,VitaiStim, Pediatric Swallowing Treatment and Infant Massage
  • Joined Woman’s in 1999
  • Specializes in pediatrics and adults. Completed training in pediatric neural tube defect and Debra Beckman Oral Motor Protocol. Advanced training in Prompts for Muscular Phonetic Targets (PROMPT) treatment.

Christy Moland

Christy

Speech Therapist
  • M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, LSU, Baton Rouge, 2003
  • Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, LSU, Baton Rouge, 2011
  • Joined Woman’s in 2012
  • Specializes in preschool and school-age language disorders and reading programs

Allison Yates

Allison

Speech Therapist 
  • M.C.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, LSUHSC, New Orleans, 2005
  • Certified in VitaiStim, Pediatric Swallowing Treatment and Infant Massage
  • Joined Woman’s in 2006
  • Specializes in pediatric speech, language and swallowing evaluations

Carla Lambert

Carla

Audiologist
  • M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders/Audiology, LSU, Baton Rouge, 2005
  • Joined Woman’s in 2007
  • Specializes in diagnostic hearing testing of pediatrics and hearing aid fittings for pediatrics and adults

Dawn Quantrille

Dawn

Audiologist
  • M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders/Audiology, LSU, Baton Rouge, 1994
  • Certified in Audiology and Hearing Aid Dispensing and Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Joined Woman’s in 1997
  • Specializes in diagnostic hearing testing and hearing aid fittings for pediatrics and adults

Whitney Sutherland

Whitney

Audiologist
  • M.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders/Audiology, LSU, Baton Rouge, 2004
  • A.U.D. in Audiology from Salus University, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania 2008
  • Joined Woman’s in 2014
  • Specializes in diagnostic hearing testing and hearing aid fittings for pediatrics and adults

Alanna Williams

Alanna

Exercise Physiologist 
  • M.S. in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Exercise Science, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, 1998
  • Certified in Personal Training, Cancer Rehabilitation and Exercise Medicine
  • Joined Woman’s in 2003
  • Clinical exercise specialist from the American College of Sports Medicine
  • Medical Exercise Program Coordinator