Katie Knight PT, DPT, Certified Pelvic Health Physical Therapist
Katie KnightPT, DPT, Certified Pelvic Health Physical Therapist
Katie is the Morehead City Clinic Director.
Katie Knight graduated from East Carolina University with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree. Prior to attending graduate school, Katie received a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology from East Carolina University.
Katie has completed her post-doctorate training with Evidence In Motion and is now a Certified Pelvic Health Physical Therapist, specializing in the treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction in both men and women. Katie has also received her Dry Needling certification and has experience with both men’s and women’s orthopedic issues, including hip, low back and pelvis issues.
Katie resides in Morehead City, North Carolina, with her husband. She enjoys spending time with her chocolate lab, Lexie Lou, watching the Pirates play football (ARGHH), cooking, and spending time on the water.
Kerry Davis PT, DPT, OCS
Kerry DavisPT, DPT, OCS
Kerry earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree as a member of the charter class of South College in Knoxville, TN. Prior to earning her doctorate, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Maryland, College Park.
In 2004, Kerry became certified through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) as an Exercise Physiologist (EP-C), and worked in multiple fitness facilities as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor. She then became employed by the U.S. Navy Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) Department as a Recreation Specialist, and loved the opportunity to work directly with the military community in many different ways, using her fitness background, learning management skills, and serving those who serve our great country!
After living in Southern Maryland for 10 years, Kerry, her husband Jon, and their 3 boys moved to Eastern North Carolina to pursue her doctoral degree with the support of family. They recently moved to Morehead City so she can further her education and training by pursuing an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification through Evidence In Motion’s Orthopaedic Residency Program. She is excited for the opportunity to learn and grow while becoming a part of the community of Morehead City, NC.
Kerry enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping, hiking, and training for shorter distance fitness events (5K, 10K, sprint triathlons).
Ashlee Gambacorta PTA
Ashlee earned her Physical Therapy Assistant Certification from Craven Community College in New Bern, NC, and her Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from East Carolina University.
She takes special interest in pediatrics and amputee rehabilitation and had the opportunity to participate in a 6-week pediatric clinical rotation where she was able to visit children at school, in their home, and in the clinic. She was amazed at what the kids were able to accomplish and enjoyed being able to help them become stronger and more independent while helping them play and interact as every child should be able to.
Ashlee lives in New Bern with her boyfriend, John, and dog, Linus. She loves going on hikes, playing soccer, and traveling. She looks forward to making a difference in patient’s lives and continuing to learn and grow with BreakThrough.
Amanda Gottschalk MPT, CMPT
Amanda GottschalkMPT, CMPT
Amanda began working for BreakThrough Physical Therapy in November of 2017. She obtained her Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Prior to earning her Master’s, she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Health Science from The University of Florida.
Amanda obtained her manual therapy certification in 2016 through FIOMPT. Along with this, she has completed continuing education courses in neuroscience of pain and running mechanics. She takes special interest in treating post-surgical patients, and during the course of her education, she spent time working with loco motor training for spinal cord injuries. Amanda is inspired by helping others, and her best piece of advice to patients is to, “Never give up!”