Meet the TeamExperience & expertise from our physical therapists and support staff.
Anne Thomas DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS
Anne’s journey to Palmer covers several continents. Born in Nairobi Kenya she completed a BA in Biology in Indiana and then a BSc in Physical Therapy in Aberdeen, Scotland. She started her work experience in Perth, Western Australia and has finally settled in Alaska. She specializes in orthopedic physical therapy and has supplemented her knowledge through becoming a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist, a Fellow of the American academy of manual physical therapists and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Outside of work Anne enjoys the outdoors and adventures with her husband and two boys.
Carla Lozano Vizzerra, DPT
Carla attended Oregon State University where she majored in Exercise and Sport Science and minored in Psychology. She then graduated from Pacific University in 2004 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. After graduating she returned to Alaska, her home state, to practice in outpatient orthopedics. She received additional education focusing on manual techniques and also enjoys teaching her clients the therapeutic effects of strengthening. Outside of work, Carla enjoys running , hiking, backpacking and spending time with her family. She recently moved to Palmer and is excited to be a part of its tight-knit community.