Danelle Payne

Danelle Payne, PTA, earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in Physical Therapist Assistant Technology from Kent State University in 2023. After graduating, Danelle worked as an aide in the Chester office while preparing for her licensure exam. Once licensed, she was offered a full-time PTA position in Chester. “I like building relationships with the […]

Krista Roberts

Krista Roberts joined Summit Physical Therapy’s Chester clinic in July 2019 after many years working as an office and billing manager in Obstetrics and Gynecology. “Transitioning from OB/GYN to physical therapy has been exciting and I’m happy to be a part of the Summit team. Their commitment to patient care is above par because I […]

Melinda Dailey

Melinda Dailey PTA Melinda completed her first clinical rotation at Summit Physical Therapy in Chester, WV. After her clinical rotation, she worked as an aide in the Chester, WV office over the summer of her last year in PTA School. Along with her PTA degree, she also received an associate degree in business management. Once […]

Elisha Plesich

Elisha Plesich received her B.S. in Exercise Science in 2002 from Mount Union College and her M.S. in Exercise Physiology in 2004 from West Virginia University. She worked as a chiropractic assistant for more than two years before pursuing her Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting from Kent State University. She joined Summit Physical Therapy […]

Cody Wells

Cody D. Wells, DPT, received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy in May 2018 from West Virginia University. He began his career in the summer of 2018 at Summit Physical Therapy, following a clinical rotation in the Chester clinic. While working at Summit Physical Therapy, Cody has engaged in career development under the mentorship of Lacey […]

Lacey Cline

Lacey Cline, MPT, OCS, COMT, DAC, FAAOMPT is a 2006 graduate of West Virginia University, where she received her master’s degree in Physical Therapy. She has since maintained a career specializing in outpatient sports and orthopedic physical therapy. She received her certification in orthopedic manual therapy (COMT) and direct access certification (DAC) through the Nxt […]