CBPT JAX BEACH
PT, MPT, OCS, MTC
Rob is a highly-skilled, sports and orthopedic physical therapist specializing in the treatment of endurance athletes. He is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist and is certified in Manual Therapy. Rob is also an avid endurance athlete himself. He is an 13-time Ironman Triathlon finisher, a 3-time Swim Around Key West finisher, and has qualified for/competed in the Ironman 70.3 World Championship. Rob has been in physical therapy practice since 2001, and has competed in endurance events since 1990.
Rob graduated from the University of Florida with his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1994, and received his Masters Degree in Physical Therapy from University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in 2001. He became board certified as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) in 2007 and became Manual Therapy Certified (MTC) through the University of St. Augustine in 2009. Rob has also completed both level 1 and level 2 SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) courses. SFMA certification enables medical professionals to assess and treat root issues that lead to injury and movement dysfunction.
Rob is originally from Sarasota, Florida, and has been in the St. Augustine/Jacksonville area since 1998. He continues to participate in endurance events locally, and internationally.
PT, DPT, OCS, ATC
Dr. Baughman is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist in the field of physical therapy. Mark graduated with his transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from The University of South Florida in 2014. He completed his orthopedic residency at the University of Delaware in 2006. Mark completed his Masters of Physical Therapy and Bachelors of Athletic Training from the University of North Florida in 2003 and 2001 respectively.
Over the past 15 years Mark has worked extensively with athletes of various levels ranging from professional athletes to collegiate athletes, to the weekend warrior. In particular, Mark has had extensive course work and special interest in assessing the biomechanics and rehabilitating the injured runner and has consistently worked with some of Jacksonville's elite runners. Mark has also completed both level 1 and level 2 SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Assessment) courses. SFMA certification enables medical professionals to assess and treat root issues that lead to injury and movement dysfunction.
In addition to his clinical experience, Mark has worked as an adjunct instructor at UNF from 2011-2014. He has served as an adjunct instructor in both the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program and the Athletic Training program. He also worked on behalf of JU as the Athletic Trainer Coordinator for Project 17 with Duval County Schools and Jacksonville Sports Medicine Program from 2015 - 2017.
Mark is originally from Delaware, but has lived in Jacksonville since 1997. In his free time Mark enjoys participating in local running events and triathlons.
PT, DPT, OCS
Lauren is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist and Doctor of Physical Therapy who joined us after practicing for more than 7 years in Atlanta. She graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology from University of Florida in 2008 and worked in cardiac rehab and stress testing for a year before starting PT school. She graduated from Duke University with her DPT in 2012 and moved to Atlanta shortly after where she completed BenchMark Physical Therapy’s orthopedic residency program.
Outside of treating patients, Lauren has a special interest in teaching and learning, frequently acting as a clinical instructor to PT students and a mentor for new graduate PTs and residents. She is competent in higher level manual techniques and is a certified trainer in the Sportsmetrics program to help prevent non-contact, serious knee injuries in athletes. She opened a clinic for her former company near downtown Atlanta where she acted as clinic director and saw a wide variety of patients and diagnoses.
Lauren grew up swimming competitively and continues to participate in various open water swim races every year. While her family is from Jacksonville, Lauren lived all over the world as a Navy brat; most memorably: DC, Hawaii, Mississippi, and Italy (where she graduated from high school!). She still enjoys traveling but is happy she’s moved back to her roots at the beach.
Kristen graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2013
after completing her Bachelors degree in Exercise Science from the University in 2010.
As Kristen has always maintained an active lifestyle, she has experienced multiple orthopedic
injuries herself in which she discovered her passion for orthopedics and the rehabilitation journey.
Kristen has completed her Level 1 SFMA (Selective Functional Movement Analysis) to help identify
the source of pain through dysfunctional movement patterns. Kristen has also received her
certification as a Pilates Instructor through PHI Pilates.
In her free time, you may find Kristen at the CrossFit Gym, Pilates Studio or at the beach. She enjoys
anything active and outdoors! She loves spending time with her friends and family.
Jane graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2019 from the University of North Florida. Since finishing school, Jane has worked as an Orthopedic and Pelvic Health Physical Therapist. Jane has recently returned to graduate school, and is pursuing a Masters of Neuroscience at the University of Florida. Her goal is to enhance her understanding of pain science, and to improve her clinical skills in treating patients with chronic pain.
In her free time, Jane is an exercise enthusiast. She enjoys workouts in her home gym and long walks or runs exploring the outdoors.
After leaving The University of Florida where he received his B.S. in Biology, Shane received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St Augustine in 2018. Since graduating, he has practiced physical therapy in a variety of settings including Orthopedic, athletic injury rehabilitation, and post-operative.
Shane enjoys a very robust life outside of work with his fiancé and two children. They enjoy attending sporting events together, traveling as a family or couple, and trying to beat each other at new card games. Shane has been playing ice hockey since he was a child and enjoys playing pickup games of other sports such as basketball when he has the opportunity.
Front Desk Supervisor
Bia earned her Bachelors of Arts in International Studies from the University of North Florida in 2014. Prior to joining Coltman&Baughman, Bia was the merchandise and operations manager of Sephora, with six years of previous retail management experience.
Bia moved to Ponte Vedra beach at the age of twelve. On her spare time Bia enjoys being in nature, spending time with her family and pets, and crafting.
Gabby earned her Associate of Arts degree from Florida State College at Jacksonville in Summer of 2017. Prior to joining Coltman & Baughman, Gabby was an intern at JP Morgan Chase while working towards building her resume and a new academic plan towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Business & Marketing.
Born in Jacksonville but raised in Tallahassee, a volleyball scholarship brought her back to Jacksonville Beach after high school. Staying active day-to-day being of the utmost importance, in her free time you’ll find Gabby at the beach with friends, traveling, or spending time with family.
Office Manager / Billing Specialist
Amber earned her B.A. in Psychology with a concentration in Early Child Development from the University of Virginia in 2000. She has worked in various child-centered agencies as a teacher, a staff trainer, and a services coordinator. Prior to joining the Coltman & Baughman Physical Therapy team, Amber stepped away from her professional career to enjoy time as a caregiver to her grandmother and work in her home.
Professionally, Amber aims to be a detail-oriented, informative, and compassionate individual, always willing to share her personal experience. Over the years, Amber has been a regular patient of rehabilitation for both tune-up and post-surgical needs, so she is no stranger to the hard work, commitment, reward and even sometimes, frustration involved in quality rehabilitative physical therapy. On an interesting note, Amber has been working with Rob and Mark as a patient for all her rehab needs long before joining the team in a professional manner.
Weekends you can usually find Amber and her husband fitness-walking around St. John’s Town Center.
Front Desk Coordinator
Front Desk Supervisor
Joanna has several years' experience working in the healthcare industry and a desire to contribute to bringing people to wholeness. She enjoys volunteering as a conversation partner for English language learners and much of her free time is spent with her family, especially her 8 adorable nieces and nephews, and a few great friends.
PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT
Thomas graduated from Ithaca College where he received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees. He received his clinical doctorate in 2017 and immediately pursued an orthopaedic residency at the University of Rochester in New York. After successful completion of his residency and board certification in orthopaedics, he moved southeast and began a fellowship in orthopaedic manual physical therapy at the University of St. Augustine. Thomas has since completed his fellowship program and holds a certification in manual therapy. In addition, he is dual board-certified in orthopaedics and sports physical therapy. Thomas’ background includes volunteering medical coverage for USA Gymnastics Championships in 2022, and currently serves as a contributing faculty member at the University of St. Augustine. He actively teaches biomechanics and the physical therapy programs capstone orthopedic class in the student’s final term. Thomas’ combination of in-depth patient education and hands on treatment has not only helped hundreds of patients but also has won awards including the 2022 Best Physical Therapist in St. Augustine, FL.
Kalie earned her B.S. in Exercise Science from Wittenberg University in 2019. She then received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Indianapolis, where she graduated from in 2022. Kalie relocated to Houston, Texas, where she completed Memorial Hermann Rocket's Sport Medicine Institiute's Sports Residency Program. She has a passion for treating athletes of every sport, with a specific interest in the overhead athlete and ACL rehabilitation.
In her free time, you will find Kalie getting a workout session in the books for the day, relaxing at the beach as she is new to the great state of Florida, and enjoying tacos at any restaurant that will serve them.