Lemon Grove Outpatient Clinic
Phone: (619) 698-0903
Fax: (619) 460-3073
2211 Massachusetts Ave.
Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Meet Our Therapy Team:

Martha Dixon, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant, Clinic Coordinator
Martha graduated from the Physical Therapist Assistant program at San Diego Mesa College. She has over 20 years of clinical therapy experience. Martha combines a variety of treatment approaches and exercises that incorporate: Proper body mechanics, Stretching and strengthening exercises, Core conditioning. She is also proficient in the use of a variety of modalities. Martha’ experience includes but is not limited to:

  • Neurological Conditions: post stroke/CVA, Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia
  • Sprains and Strains
  • Orthopedic Surgeries: arthroscopy, total joint replacements, spinal fusions
  • Sports/Fitness Related Injuries
  • Chronic pain
  • Balance disorders and vestibular rehabilitation

Alice Astone, D.P.T.
Physical Therapist, Adults & Pediatrics
Alice received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Saint Augustine. For over five years, Alice has worked with a variety of ages and conditions. Her undergraduate degree in biological sciences, with an emphasis in exercise physiology and a minor in dance, provides her with a unique perspective and approach to functional movement, patient care and rehabilitation. Alice’s expertise includes, but is not limited to:

  • Pediatrics
  • Chronic pain
  • Neurological conditions
  • Postural alignment
  • Sprains and strains
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Work-related injuries
  • Senior health
  • Joint replacements
  • Spinal fusions
  • Vertigo

katherine-gaskins-photo Katherine Gaskins, SLP-CCC
Speech Language Pathologist
Licensed by the California Board of Speech Language Pathology

Katherine Gaskins received a Master of Science in Speech Language Pathology from Towson University.

Katherine enjoys connecting with and engaging each client in a manner that supports their individual needs. She collaborates with her clients to develop a treatment plan focused on their goals and abilities and designs each treatment session to include activities that are personally motivating to her clients. Katherine has a special interest working with adults who have aphasia (difficulty speaking, listening, reading and writing), which is most often caused by stroke or damage to parts of the brain that control language. Katherine is certified to provide LSVT (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment) a speech/voice treatment program designed specifically for individuals with Parkinson’s disease.

Katherine’s expertise includes:

  • Aphasia
  • Apraxia/dysarthria
  • Cognitive deficit
  • Neurological conditions
  • Parkinson’s Disease
    (LSVT Certified)
  • Swallowing disorders
  • Voice disorders