Our Mission

At Proformance, our dedication to individual care and attention helps us to improve all facets of health, movement, and performance. By improving our community's functional movement and performance and addressing nutrition deficiencies, we strive to advance health and wellness.

Our team

Branden Cohen

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Brandon's expertise in treating thousands of sports injuries since 2001 and love for movement have shaped his physiotherapy practice. 

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Branden Cohen

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Brandon's expertise in treating thousands of sports injuries since 2001 and love for movement have shaped his physiotherapy practice. 

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Branden Cohen

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Brandon's expertise in treating thousands of sports injuries since 2001 and love for movement have shaped his physiotherapy practice. 

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Branden Cohen

DPT, MTC, CDNS, XPS

Branden by trade is a physical therapist and a movement enthusiast by nature. Dr. Cohen has spent the last ten years of his career amassing knowledge regarding movement and sport-specific treatment. Branden works through a thorough and specific evaluation to make sure your plan of care is directed to not just decrease the pain but also fix the cause.

Education:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) - University of St. Augustine

  • Bachelors of Arts in Psychology - UMBC

CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Manual Therapy Certified (MTC)

  • Certified Mulligan Practitioner (CMP)

  • Select Functional Movement Assessment Certified (SFMA)

  • Certified Dry Needling Specialist (CDNS)

  • Graston Certified

  • Certified Functional Range Conditioning (FRC)

  • EXOS Performance Specialist (XPS)

Anthony Acevedo

CISSN, CSCS

Tony is a local leader in the wellness field. Tony has two master’s degrees along with sixteen years of fitness experience. Tony has demonstrated his knowledge of nutrition and movement science to his current clients and backed it up with a highly successful local gym. Tony has a strong desire to use his thorough educational background in achieving better results with his clients. Tony backs what he says through research not preference, and is excited to put his knowledge into action.

Certifications:

  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)

  • The International Society of Sports Nutrition (CISSN)

  • Nutritional Medicine Profiler (ICANS)

  • SWIS Exercise Muscle Testing Certification

  • Functional Movement System (FMS): Level 1 & Level 2

  • Myoskeletal Alignment Technique Upper and Lower NeuroKinetic Therapy (NKT): Level 1

  • CrossFit Mobility: Level 1

  • Poliquin BioSignature Modulation: Level 1 & Level 2

  • Poliquin Training Combat Athlete Symposium

  • Precision Nutrition Level 1

  • Exercise Nutrition: Level 1

  • Hypertrophy For Athletes: Level 1

  • NPC Competitor Coach (Figure, Bikini, Body Building)

  • U.S.A Level 1 Boxing Coach

  • Sports Nutrition (CEU)

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Christy Asonglefac

DPT, CLT-UE, CMPT, XPS

Dr. Asonglefac treats athletes with a wide variety of medical conditions. She has taken extensive coursework to specialize in working with athletes with oncologic diagnoses, especially breast cancer. She has a mission to help individuals before, during, and after cancer treatment. This specialized coursework allows Christy to help individuals return to their activities/sports safely and rapidly. ​Dr. Asonglefac brings an athletic background in martial arts and exhibition gymnastics. Dr. Asonglefac tries to mesh her passion for patient care and rehabilitation with her passion for functional fitness to optimize performance.

Education:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) - University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

  • Bachelors of Science, Biology - University of Maryland, College Park

Certifications:

  • Certified Lymphadema Therapist- Upper Extremity (CLT-UE)

  • Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT)

  • CrossFit Level 1 CrossFit Adaptive and Inclusive Fitness 

  • CrossFit Adaptive and Inclusive Fitness 

  • Certified EXOS Performance Specialist (XPS)

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TORI Rhoades

DPT

Dr. Rhoades is a physical therapist who focuses on function, whether that is for injury recovery or injury prevention. She takes the time to educate her patients on their treatment plan and uses her experience to develop patient-specific exercise programs to address the WHY behind pain and movement dysfunction. Dr. Rhoades is certified in Functional Dry Needling and her love of soccer led her to achieve a FIFA Medical Diploma in 2020.

Education:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy -University of Maryland, Baltimore

  • Bachelors of Science, Exercise Science (Concentration - Exercise Physiology) - University of Delaware

Certifications:

  • Functional Dry Needling Certification

  • FIFA Medical Diploma

Samuel walstrum,
DPT, ACT, XPS

Dr. Walstrum is a dual-certified Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer who specializes in the treatment of athletes. Sam focuses his treatments on return to sport rehabilitation, injury prevention and sport performance training. He has experience working with athletes at the youth, Division 1 and Professional levels. Sam prepares patients to return to the field at a higher level or performance, while decreasing their risk of sustaining future injuries. 

Education:

  • Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training (ATC) - University of Iowa

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) - Medical University of South Carolina

Certifications:

  • EXOS Performance Specialist 

  • Active Release Technique (ART)

  • Fascial Abrasion Technique (FAT)

  • NFHS Concussion In Sports