Meet Our Team

Olivier Chassin, DPT, Cert. DN

Olivier is the co-owner of Orthopedic Physical Therapy Associates and has extensive experience treating a wide variety of orthopedic conditions. He has a special interest in the treatment of shoulder and spinal injuries in athletes, and is a Running & Gait Analysis specialist. Olivier treats patients at our Wake Forest and Cary locations. Olivier received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology, with specialization in Exercise…Read More

Olivia Hebert, DPT

Olivia (Liv) earned her clinical doctorate in physical therapy from Duke University and a bachelor of science in medical biology from the University of New England. She treats all orthopedic cases, and is a trained vestibular therapist at our Wake Forest location. Liv has had the opportunity to travel while volunteering her expertise. She spent time with Team USA at the World Universiade…Read More

Zachary Huey, DPT

Zach graduated from Western Carolina University with his doctorate in physical therapy and completed his bachelors of science in environmental sciences at Valparaiso University. He enjoys working with golfers, cyclists, and athletes of all ages whether they are trying to return to competition or weekend recreation. During his time at WCU he was the clinic coordinator of their pro-bono PT clinic where…Read More

Carol McClain, LBMT

Carol is a long-term resident of Wake Forest. She received her AS degree from Dean Junior College in Massachusetts where she studied physical education. Always having a passion for wellness and fitness, Carol decided to use her passion and study massage therapy. She graduated from The Body Therapy Institute, Siler City, and became licensed in North Carolina in 2010. Carol treats clients at our…Read More

Amanda Mooney, DPT, Cert. MDT

Amanda earned both her bachelors of science and clinical doctorate from Daemen College in Buffalo, NY. She also is certified in Mechanical Diagnostic Therapy (McKenzie therapy) where she specializes in spine related pathologies. She has practiced in both acute care and outpatient settings over the last 6 years and has advanced training in Vestibular and Concussion rehabilitation. In addition, Amanda helped…Read More

Grant Nelson, DPT, Cert. DN

Grant is the co-owner of Orthopedic Physical Therapy Associates and has considerable experience in the treatment of orthopedic injuries as well as balance and vestibular therapy. A North Carolina native, he completed a BS in microbiology with a minor in business management at North Carolina State University. He went on to pursue his graduate degree from Duke University where he earned a…Read More

Rachel Nieman, MPT, Cert. DN

Rachel graduated from the University of Kentucky with a masters in physical therapy and bachelors in exercise science. She has more than a dozen years’ experience in the field, and is currently working on her clinical doctorate at UNC with a focus on advanced orthopedic techniques. Rachel is certified in dry needling, trained in McKenzie Technique, and trained in STOTT…Read More

Megan Shaia, DPT

Megan earned her doctorate of physical therapy from Clarkson University and bachelors of science in biology from East Carolina University with a minor in business administration. She has had experience treating division III athletes from Christopher Newport University and local high school athletes, implementing instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) and cupping, and Dartfish video running analysis. She also has…Read More

Laura Suter, MPT, CLT, CMP

Laura has been a physical therapist for more than 26 years. She grew up in New Jersey and attended PT school at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. Laura has worked with multiple specialties including brain injury, inpatient rehabilitation, geriatrics and orthopedics. However, her own personal experiences with pelvic pain and fibromyalgia made her decide to specialize in these areas. Laura…Read More