Sports Team

For anyone injured in a sports-related activity, the pain can be excruciating and the recovery process, long. All our sports therapists have advanced orthopedic clinical certification and work closely with our Center for Athletes team to provide the full continuum of sports therapy care.

This team is specially trained to treat virtually any type of orthopedic injury before or following surgery.

These include:


  • Total hip replacement

  • ITB syndrome


  • Total shoulder replacement

  • Rotator cuff tendonitis, tears and repairs

  • Shoulder impingement from overuse and repetitive motion

  • Dislocation or subluxation

  • Bankart or slap tears and repairs

  • Surgical decompression


  • Total knee replacement

  • Meniscus tears, debridements and repairs

  • ACL/PCL/MCL reconstruction

  • Patellofemoral pain and dysfunction


  • Fractures and sprains

  • Achilles tendonitis, ruptures and repairs

  • Plantar fasciitis

  • Achilles tendon ruptures

  • Ankle reconstruction and foot surgery


  • UCL repairs

  • Tommy John surgery

  • Tennis elbow

  • Little League elbow

  • Golfer’s elbow

The Care Continuum for Athletes with Injuries

The Sports Team of Marsh Brook Rehab works closely with Seacoast Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, as well as the Center for Athletes staff to provide the full spectrum of care from on-field evaluation to a full return to sport.

We were first in the Seacoast area to provide this level of service. We continue to provide unmatched quality of care in every aspect of the rehabilitation process to ensure a safe and full return to sport.


Our Sports Team

John Lauze

PT Clinical Supervisor

John graduated from Northeastern University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. As a PT Clinical Supervisor, he leads the Orthopedic and Sports teams. John has been with Marsh Brook Rehab since 2001, specializing in sports therapy, custom orthotic fabrication and the treatment of patellofemoral and shoulder pathology.

Robert Koh

PT Clinical Supervisor / Sports Rehab Coordinator

Rob Koh, PT, OCS, CSCS, excelled as an All-American hockey player at Colby College and has been a sports physical therapist at Marsh Brook Rehab since 2004. He earned his Strength and Conditioning Specialist Certification (CSCS) in 2003 through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, as well as a Certification in Orthopedics (OCS) through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Rob is also certified in Integrated Dry Needling.

Karen Gorayeb

Senior Physical Therapist

Karen has been with Marsh Brook Rehab since 2010. She is a member of the Sports Team and has advanced training in manual therapy, movement analysis and functional exercise, including helping clients return to sport activities. Karen is certified in the Graston Technique, Selective Functional Movement Assessment and Integrative Dry Needling.

Shannon Regan

Senior Physical Therapist Assistant

Shannon has practiced at Marsh Brook Rehab since 2002. She specializes in a variety of areas including sports care, spine treatment, pediatric rehab, care for people with amputations, neurologic rehab, aquatics and treatment for balance issues. In addition to being certified in the Graston technique, Shannon is a Certified Clinical Instructor through the APTA and is a Certified Arthritis Program instructor.