"Optimizing Movements. Enhancing Lives. Proven Results."

Opening Hours : Monday - Thursday 7am - 7pm, Friday 7am - 1pm
  Contact : 904.217.4259 Fax: 904.217.4251


Melissa Wood, DPT

Melissa brings 11 years of clinical experience to her patients at STARS. She graduated Cum Laude in 2003 from Michigan State University with a degree in Human Biology and went on to pursue her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Saint Augustine, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2006.

Since graduation, Melissa has been practicing primarily in outpatient orthopedics and has extensive continuing education training in treatment concepts. She has pursued advanced certifications including a Manual Therapy Certification (MTC 2009), ASTYM certification (ASTYM 2015), and a Selective Functional Movement Assessment Certification (SFMA 2016). Melissa is passionate about treating the “whole person” rather than just the patient’s condition or injury. Melissa’s clinical interests include Breast Cancer rehabilitation following mastectomy, post-operative rehabilitation, and general orthopedic and sports rehabilitation.

Melissa resides in Saint Augustine in the World Golf Village area with her husband, Chad and her daughter. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking and exploring area parks and trails with her family, swimming and visiting Walt Disney World.

Please feel free to contact Melissa with any questions, or you can send a text to 904-392-0866.

Prerna Poojary-Mazzotta, PhD, OTR/L

Prerna graduated in 2010 from L.T. Medical College, India with a degree in Occupational therapy and pursued a Masters in Occupational therapy from the University of Pittsburgh, graduating in 2011, and completed her PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences and Technology in 2016.

Holly Harding, DPT

Holly graduated from the University of North Florida in 2003 with her Bachelor's degree in Physical Education. Holly added licensed massage therapist to her credentials in 2005 and graduated from the University of St. Augustine in 2016 as a Doctor of Physical Therapy. Holly is currently trained in TMJD.

Anna Juzwiak, DPT

Anna Juzwiak received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Marymount University in 2016. She also earned a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from George Mason University in 2011. Anna is certified in treating patients with Parkinson’s disease through LSVT BIG.

David Lomaglio, MPT, OCS

David graduated in 1996 from Florida State University with a degree in Biology and went on to pursue his Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) from the University of Saint Augustine, graduating Cum Laude in 1999.