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

Doctors

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. She further went on to complete her PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences and Technology from the University of Pittsburgh in 2016. She joined the STARS Rehab team in 2016 and has proven to be a valuable asset to our company with her extensive advanced knowledge and excellent patient care.

Prerna worked primarily in nursing homes and in-patient rehabilitation after completing her masters. After completing didactic work for the PhD program she accepted a position as an Instructor at the University of Saint Augustine for Health Sciences in 2015. She continued conducting her PhD research work while she taught at the University and started practicing as a home health therapist. Prerna has advanced training and certifications in wound care, lymphedema therapy, oncology & lymphedema management, and in gerontology with a specialization in mental health. She is continuing to conduct research at the University of Saint Augustine and presenting at national conferences.

Prerna lives in Saint Augustine with her husband and dogs. Please feel free to contact Prerna with any questions.

Please feel free to contact Prerna with any questions, or you can send a text to 412-980-8540.

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.

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.