- Physical Therapist
- Certified Pedorthist
- President/CEO of Cardin & Miller Physical Therapy
Brian has been practicing Physical Therapy since 1994. Most of his therapy career has been spent in Central Pennsylvania, with a 2 year hiatus in Central Ohio. His undergraduate schooling was done locally at Central Penn College, Slippery Rock University, and Penn State at Harrisburg. His professional training as a Physical Therapist was completed at the University of Findlay, in Findlay, Ohio. He received his pedorthic training at Temple University's School of Podiatric Medicine.
The bulk of his therapy career has consisted of outpatient orthopedic care in the private practice setting. Brian has extensive experience working with clients with a variety of orthopedic ailments ranging from foot pain to jaw problems. His particular area of interest however, is working with clients with foot and lower extremity dysfunction. By combining his experience as a Physical Therapist and a Certified Pedorthist, he is able to provide a unique service to our clients.
- Physical Therapist
- Certified Pedorthist
- Vice-President/Treasurer of Cardin & Miller Physical Therapy
Steve has been practicing Outpatient, Orthopedic Physical Therapy in the Central Pennsylvania region since 1994. His academic history includes undergraduate work at Central Pennsylvania College and Lock Haven University, graduate studies at the University of Findlay, and pedorthic certification from Temple University.
By combining his education and years of experience, Steve has been able to provide individual physical therapy and pedorthic services to his patients for over 15 years. Steve has been to more that 20 continuing education courses during that span with the focus being on orthopedics, pedorthic implementation, and foot/ankle injuries. He utilizes a combination of McKenzie, manual therapies, and functional exercise in the treatment of clients with all types orthopedic maladies.
Amy began working with Cardin and Miller Physical Therapy in September of 2006. She began her career in the healthcare industry with a leading area orthopedic surgeon and physical therapy practice. That professional experience then paved the way for positions as a surgical pre- and post-operative technician, an ABO certified optician, and a front desk and billing specialist for a leading area ophthalmology practice. Amy has built upon the skills she has received from her previous positions and continued education to provide exceptional knowledge and direction to the staff and patients of Cardin & Miller Physical Therapy.
- Doctor of Physical Therapy
Miranda graduated from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia with her Master's of Science in Physical Therapy in 2006. While at USciences, she played softball her four undergrad years, participated in Physical Therapy research regarding exercise for community-dwelling elders during her professional years, and worked on her PT skills at the PT program-run pro bono clinic. Once practicing a few years in outpatient orthopedics, she went back and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2010 from Temple University. As part of her doctorate work she had a collaborative-effort research paper published.
Miranda’s experience is in treating orthopedics with a focus on manual therapy treatment. Miranda is interested in treating the athletic population with injury rehabilitation and prevention and sports performance. She has taken multiple continuing education courses regarding the athletic population and has worked with some local sports organizations as a consultant.
- Physical Therapist Assistant
Mariano graduated from Central Penn College in 2016 with an associate's degree in Health Science applied in Physical Therapy Assistant. At the beginning of this year, he also completed his Pedorthic certification at the Academy of Pedorthic Science in Atlanta GA. Upon his graduation with his PTA degree, Mariano returned to his native Mexico to do volunteer work in several small towns. During that time, he had the opportunity to treat a variety of patients (including: children, athletes, older adults) and to educate people about physical therapy and its uses and benefits. After completing his volunteering, Mariano joined the Cardin & Miller team in March of 2017.
Mariano is fluent in Spanish and English and his areas of interest are orthopedic conditions and vestibular disorders. He is also certified in Kinesiotaping and has attended multiple seminars regarding conservative management of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Mariano enjoys any type of outdoor activities such as hiking, running, and kayaking. He also likes to play volleyball and travel.