Mary Lou Savino, LPTA, NSCA-CPT, CPI
Education: B.S. in Health Administration –
University of St. Francis 2005
A.A.S. Physical Therapy – Morton College 1992
Certified Personal Trainer – National Strength & Conditioning Association 1999
Certified Pilates Instructor – 2003
Licensed: Physical Therapist Assistant
Practicing Since: 1992
Areas of Interest: Running, downhill skiing, horseback riding, nutrition, dogs, cats, and animal rescue.
Extensive experience in outpatient orthopedic PT. Specializing in the use of Pilates as therapeutic exercise in rehab. Successfully incorporating Pilates into therapy treatments emphasizing a practical & functional approach to rehabilitation. Other experience includes vestibular rehab & aquatic therapy. Strong background in educational & clinical program development teaching CE seminars.
Kelly Jenson, MPT
Education: B.S. of Exercise Science – St. Louis University
M.S. in Physical Therapy – St. Louis University
Practicing Since: 2004
Areas of Interest: Running, triathlons, yoga, and cooking.
Kelly’s physical therapy interests include: pregnancy/postpartum, women’s health, running injuries and triathlon population, yoga, shoulder and knee injuries, and custom orthotic fabrication.
Yvonne Mlynarczyk, PT
Education: B.S. in Physical Therapy – University of Illinois at Chicago
M.S. of Adult Education – National Louis Univeristy
Licensed: Physical Therapist
Practicing Since: 1982
Areas of Interest: Skiing, yoga, bicycling, strength in aging, silent sports, gardening, and quilting.
When a patient comes in to see Yvonne, she analyzes function, dysfunction, and efficiency of movement of the entire body. Yvonne helps patients understand the mechanism of their injury to facilitate ongoing self-management and prevention of re-injury. Yvonne also served as Coordinator of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program and Faculty Member at Morton College from 1988-2009.
Vicki Haliotis, Office Manager
Vicki has been Office Manager at Be Fit since 2011 and handles many of the daily operations. She will guide you through the registration process to scheduling and insurance verification and questions. Vicki will be here to take you from the beginning of your Physical Therapy to discharge process and help you with all your needs in between.
Sylvia Banov, Pilates Instructor
Education: Certified Pilates Instructor
Certifications: AFAA group fitness, Piloxing Academy, R.I.P.P.E.D., first aid, CPR/AED Teaching Since: 2009
Sylvia is currently persuing a degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant through the College of DuPage.
Debbie LaDeur, Zumba® Instructor
Education: Early Childhood Education & Elementary
Education – Western Illinois University
Certifications: Zumba® Group Fitness Instructor Teaching Since: June 2011
Karli Hinton, LMT, BA
Education: Licensed Massage Therapist
Practicing Since: 2005
Areas of Interest: Soft Tissue Massage, Deep Tissue
Massage, Hot Stone Massage