Licensed Physical Therapists
Andy Alaimo, DPT, Certified Dry Needle Practitioner
Clinical Director at Porters Neck Location
Sports Rehab, Orthopedics, Preventative Screenings
Andy Alaimo, DPT, SFMA is a native of Syracuse, NY. Andy attended Nazareth College for undergrad and received a Bachelor in Heath Science followed by a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. While at Nazareth, he played 4 years of Varsity Soccer. Andy has participated in Clinics at US ARMY at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Olympic Training Facility, New York City outpatient, and Duke Hospital. Andy has taken continuing education classes in SFMA screening, concussions and is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling.
Ashleigh Gilbert, PT, DPT, MTC, TPI
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Doctor of Physical Therapy: University of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL Bachelor of Science: Exercise Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA Certified: Manual Therapy Certification (MTC), TPI Level 1, SFMA Level 1, Functional Dry Needling
Ashleigh is a highly accomplished physical therapist specializing in orthopedics and sports medicine with an emphasis in manual therapy and advanced manipulation of the spine and extremities. She holds an advanced Manual Therapy Certification (MTC) and is a Certified Dry Needling Therapist. Furthermore, Ashleigh is SFMA level one certified and also level one certified medical professional through the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI), which looks at how to increase player performance through a deep understanding of how the body functions during the golf swing.
Prior to joining PT Services of Wilmington, Ashleigh was a senior therapist at an outpatient orthopedic private practice in Richmond, VA. When away from the clinic, Ashleigh is a wife and mom to two children, 4-year-old Walker and 16-month-old Camryn. She is a passionate beach lover and a Hokie fan.
Lizzie Gillard, PT, DPT
Physical Therapy and Orthopedics