At COG Restore, our physical and occupational therapists work closely with our orthopaedic doctors to provide the highest level of therapy care for our patients.

Our specialty-trained therapists have the skills and experience to help patients recover from injuries, conditions, and surgeries and return to their active lifestyles.

St. Croix Therapy Team

E. Ashley Brown, PT, DPT

Dr. Ashley Brown, a licensed physical therapist, received her doctorate of physical therapy from the University of Oklahoma. Prior to attending the Un...

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E. Ashley Brown, PT, DPT

Dr. Ashley Brown, a licensed physical therapist, received her doctorate of physical therapy from the University of Oklahoma. Prior to attending the University of Oklahoma, Ashley recieved her bachelor of science in exercise science from Oklahoma Wesleyan University. As a movement specialist, Ashley is passionate about providing high quality care and evidenced-based practice to help clients move better and optimize function to reach their goals.

Ashley enjoys spending time with friends and family, snorkeling, drinking coffee, and taking her dog for long walks on the beach.

Undergraduate
Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science, Oklahoma Wesleyan University, Bartlesville, OK, 2011

Graduate
Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Oklamhoma Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 2017

St. Thomas Therapy Team

Sarah K. Terrible, O.T.R./L.

Sarah Terrible is a specialty-trained occupational therapist. She completed her bachelor of science degree in psychology at Ursinus College in College...

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Sarah K. Terrible, O.T.R./L.

Sarah Terrible is a specialty-trained occupational therapist. She completed her bachelor of science degree in psychology at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pennsylvania, and then earned her master of occupational therapy at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Miss Terrible then completed an internship at the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth in Portsmouth, Virginia. She is board-certified by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy.

Miss Terrible employs a mixture of therapeutic exercises and manual techniques for her patients to achieve the best results. She enjoys developing a strong relationship with her patients and seeing their progress throughout the rehabilitation process.

Undergraduate

  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA, 2006

Graduate

  • Master of Occupational Therapy, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

Internship

  • Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, VA, 2011

Certification

  • Board-Cerified, National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

Professional Memberships

  • American Occupational Therapy Association
  • World Federation of Occupational Therapists

Erica Benson, PT, DPT

Dr. Erica Benson, originally from Atlanta, Georgia, received her bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston in South Carolina, where she focus...

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Erica Benson, PT, DPT

Dr. Erica Benson, originally from Atlanta, Georgia, received her bachelor’s degree from the College of Charleston in South Carolina, where she focused her studies on Communication and Women’s Studies. With a passion for improving others’ quality of life, she continued her education, this time focusing on helping patient’s improve mobility and function. She received her doctorate in physical therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Benson strives to put the patient first in her clinical practice and enjoys helping patients achieve their goals and return to the activities they love.

Dr. Benson enjoys travelling, trying new food, and spending time with friends and family. Her newest adventure is exploring the wonder of St. Thomas with her Fiancé Matt, and dog, Digger.

Undergraduate
Bachelor of Arts, Communication and Women’s Studies, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, 2009

Graduate
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, 2018

Aaron Leonard, P.T.A

Aaron Leonard is a local virgin islander that studied and attained his Physical Therapist Assistance degree from a CAPTE accredited program at Herzing...

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Aaron Leonard, P.T.A

Aaron Leonard is a local virgin islander that studied and attained his Physical Therapist Assistance degree from a CAPTE accredited program at Herzing University. After completing his degree, Aaron relocated back to St. Thomas to start his journey in helping others rebuild their functional mobility at COG Restore. As a PTA, he enjoys assisting individuals with their conditions to restore function as well as educating them on preventative maintenance and treatment techniques. Aaron likes to stay active in the community, plays a variety of sports, and enjoys occasional visits to the beach on his spare time.

Education
Associates Degree, Physical Therapist Assistant, Herzing University, Orlando, FL, 2017

Meet Our COG Restore Staff