Physical Therapist Assistants
Rich Cearley is a licensed PTA with over 30 years’ experience in Physical Therapy. He enjoys reading, traveling, martial arts and other outdoor activities. When traveling abroad, he likes places such as Japan and Alaska for the views and activities, but his heart will always be in Texas. One observation from working in physical therapy for so long is that it never gets old seeing the light turn on for people when they turn the corner and start getting better. His goal at INOV8 is to provide professional quality care with compassion, a dose of humor and common sense.
Matthew Mielak is a licensed physical therapist assistant who joined INOV8 Orthopedics in October of 2020. Under the supervision of the Director of Physical Therapy, Matthew strives to provide all of our patients with the highest level of physical therapy and patient care. Matthew has an Associate of Health Science degree from Crafton Hills College and an Associate of Science degree in PTA from the Loma Linda University. Matthew is trained in a variety of different physical therapy techniques including but not limited to the Graston technique. Matt enjoys football, basketball, and baseball in his spare time.
Anthony Pingoy joined the INOV8 team in 2021 as a licensed PTA. Anthony’s goals are to continue to provide professional care and education to patients with a priority in patient safety and success. He obtained his AAS degree in the Physical Therapist Assistant Program in 2015 and his Associate of Science Degree in 2013 at Lone Star College. Anthony has his CPR and is AED certified. In Anthony’ s spare time he enjoys fitness, running, and playing basketball.
Tyler Cincotti is a licensed physical therapist assistant who joined INOV8 Orthopedics after moving to Houston from Orlando, FL. Tyler has an Associate of the Arts degree from College of Central Florida and an Associate of Science degree for Physical Therapist Assistant from Taylor College. Tyler has a background in inpatient and outpatient therapy settings with a focus on post-op orthopedics. Tyler has a passion for learning and is currently pursuing his bachelor’s degree in health science with plans to receive his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in the future. He enjoys everything the city has to offer and loves getting recommendations for new places to see and restaurants to try!