Edith E. Lynn McCoy, OTD, OTR/L, CLT Occupational Therapist- Owner

Dr. Edith graduated from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences with a Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. She received a Bachelor’s in Health Science in Occupational Therapy with honors from the University of Florida. Prior to opening her private practice, she worked at the Gainesville VA Hospital and the University of Florida as an Adjunct Professor. She is a certified Lymphedema Therapist, Certified Head and Neck Cancer Therapist and certified in Vestibular Therapy from the American Institute of Balance.

She has extensive experience with orthopedics, hand injuries, cardio pulmonary, neuromuscular rehab, and home health care. Outside of running her practice, her family occupies most of her time. Edith loves to spend time with her 8 grandchildren. Her professional goal is to never stop learning and adding new ideas to the clinic.

Michelle Duenas, PT, DPT, ATC/LAT Physical Therapist

Michelle is a Florida native and has been in Flagler County for over 26 years. She graduated from the University of North Florida in 2013 with her Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training and from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2016. Michelle is certified in the Graston Technique, Concussion Rehabilitation, and Tai Chi for Rehabilitation.

Michelle is married with 2 daughters. She enjoys spending time with family and boating.

Nancy Bennett, Moses CCC-SLP

Nancy Moses-Bennett is an ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) certified speech-language pathologist.

She received her B.A. in Communication Disorders from St John’s University in New York in 1980. Nancy then went on to a M.A. from New York University in New York City in 1982. She has 40 years of experience in the field of a variety of geriatric and pediatric settings including; nursing homes, assisted living, outpatient rehab clinics, schools, and home care.

She is responsible for assessing and establishing treatment plans for children and adults with a wide variety of communication disorders.

Danessa Coleman, PTA

Danessa was born in Pennsylvania and moved to Florida in 2021 with her husband. She graduated from Penn State Mont Alto University with her Associates in Physical Therapy Assistant in 2020. Danessa previously worked as a Pediatric PTA prior to joining the Palm Coast Sports Medicine team. In Her spare time she enjoys being with friends and family, running, and going to the beach.

Samantha Pilotte, COTA

Samantha is a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). She graduated in 2017 from Daytona State College with her certification in Occupational Therapy Assistant. Samantha has been practicing at Palm Coast Sports Medicine for 4 years. She has always possessed a passion to help otters while having fun.

“I look forward to assisting you in achieving your goals.”

 

QUOTES FROM OUR THERAPISTS

“Our goal, at Palm Coast Sports Medicine, is to provide our patients with skills for the job of living- those necessary to function in the community or in their chosen environment.”   – Dr. McCoy