Absolute Fitness and Rehab is a private physical therapy practice established by Eileen Devine and Suzanne Izbicki in 1999.
Suzanne Izbicki, Physical Therapist Assistant, Studio Co-Owner
Think you are too out of shape to start an exercise program? Are you recovered from an injury or surgery, and need to transition into a regular training schedule to maintain your health? Sue can help you get better and stay well.
Physical Therapist Assistant with over 27 years of experience, Sue has specialized training in Cranio-sacral Therapy. A Pilates Instructor for nine years, Sue is certified in all levels of mat work and Pilates apparatus. Additionally, she is certified in all 4 levels of the Elaine Petrone Method. After assessing your physical strengths and limitations, she will develop a plan to fine-tune your posture and improve your day-to-day movements and well-being. Sue’s knowledge of better breathing techniques can also help you to release tension during exercise and every day activities. Through her knowledge of movement and manual skills, Sue can design a specific exercise program if you have osteoporosis or help you recover from acute and chronic injuries. She provides both private and group consultations.
Eileen Devine, Physical Therapist
A physical therapist who will take the time to provide you with a thorough, personalize treatment session, Eileen uses a creative, whole-body approach to help you reach optimal healing and health. With her professional commitment to help you improve the quality of your movement, Eileen can help you to: Decrease chronic neck, back and shoulder pain; Minimize the aches of arthritis or Fibromyalgia; Release muscle tension, while restoring your body’s alignment. Improve your muscle strength and functional movement after an accident, injury, or surgery.
Her depth of training in a variety of different treatment methods allows her to tailor a specific rehabilitation program for you. Eileen can teach you skills that will allow you to improve your own self-care and improve your overall physical well-being.
A graduate of Northeastern University, she also attended Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions where she studied orthopedic medicine and manual therapy. Eileen has nearly 30 years of experience. In addition to being a licensed physical therapist, she holds certifications for Pilates, all four levels of the Elaine Petrone Method, and specialized training for Smart Bells and Cranio-Sacral therapies.
Kim Stearns, Pilates, Gyrokinesis, Gyrotonic Instructor
If you want to improve your body performance, have better body tone, or decrease your chronic pain, enroll in one of Kim’s classes. Whether you take her Pilates, Gyrokinesis®, or Gyrotonic® instruction, you will receive hands-on coaching that ensures the maximum benefit of your workout, while decreasing your risk of self injury. Her training is available to you in both private and small group sessions.
You will benefit from Kim’s methodical and positive way of instructing. Depending upon your fitness goals-increasing strength, flexibility, toning or balance-Kim will help you create a personalized routine that is right for you. She will listen to your needs, work with you to reach your goals, and reassess and revise your personal fitness program as necessary. As a Body Educator, Kim can help you to discover your own physical awareness and imbalances, and improve your body coordination and function.
A private music instructor for 12 years, Kim is Pilates certified in both Mat and Equipment, and in GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC®. Her personal commitment to professional education has led her to pursue advanced training at leading studios in Toronto, Boston and Miami.