Staff

Raymond Gronlun, PT, DPT

Raymond Gronlund, PT, DPT, SCS
Dr. Gronlund has 20 years of experience as a licensed physical therapist. He received his BS in Biology in 1989 from the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. In 1993, he received his Master’s degree, followed by his Doctorate degree (2005) in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University. Dr. Gronlund is currently a Clinical Instructor for the Duquesne & Chatham University PT programs. Dr. Gronlund completed his board certification to become a Sports Certified Specialist (SCS).


Justin Lysaght, DPT

Justin Lysaght, DPT

Justin is a graduate of Duquesne University, having obtained his Doctorate in physical therapy in August of 2015. He grew up in South Fayette Township where he graduated from South Fayette High School in 2008 before attending Duquesne in the fall. After completing his undergraduate degree and attaining a bachelor’s of science degree in biology in 2012, Justin began his professional schooling at Duquesne later that year. Having lived in Pittsburgh for his entire life, Justin is a passionate Pittsburgh sports fan and enjoys participation in sports such as softball, golf, ice hockey and skiing. Justin has played competitive ice hockey since a young age and in 2010 served as the head coach of the South Fayette varsity hockey team.


Alex

Alex Schilken

Alex began working as an aide at Gronlund Physical Therapy in May 2018. She grew up in Mt. Lebanon and graduated from Seton LaSalle High School in 2013 before attending Penn State. At Penn State she was involved with THON, worked at University Health Services as a peer health educator, and interned at the Center for Sport Concussion Research. After graduating from Penn State in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in neuropsychology, she moved back home to Pittsburgh. In her free time, Alex enjoys skiing, cooking, traveling, and cheering for Pittsburgh and Penn State sports teams.


Josie Karabinos

Josie Karabinos

Josie is a graduate of West Chester University where she earned a BS in Exercise Science in 2020. Josie began working as a physical therapy aide here at Gronlund Physical Therapy In April of 2021. She is a Baldwin native who enjoys exercising, hiking, beach activities and spending time with her family and friends. Fun Fact: Josie is a 2 time state gymnastics champion. In the future Josie plans to go to graduate school to get her doctorate in Physical Therapy.