Our Therapists

Winston Blitz, P.T.

Winston graduated in 1988 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Santo Thomas. He has nineteen years of clinical experience with fifteen years in orthopaedics. Winston is currently working on his certification in Manual Therapy from the University of St. Augustine to be completed in 2008. He has been the leader in the Physical Therapy department at Orthopaedic Specialties since 1993.

Krisztian Keindl, RPTA

Kris graduated from St. Petersburg College in 1998 and he has nine years experience in outpatient orthopaedics and inpatient rehab settings. Kris joined us here at Orthopaedic Specialties of Tampa Bay, P.A. in 2005.

Bonnie Guthrie, RPTA

Bonnie graduated from St. Petersburg College in 1989 with an Associates of Science degree. She has specialized in orthopaedic outpatient rehab since graduating. She has been with Orthopaedic Specialties of Tampa Bay, P.A. since 2006. She also is a licensed massage therapist and is certified as a neuromuscular therapist.

Shelly Juern-McKaughn, MSOTR, CHT

Shelly graduated from College Misericordia in 2002 with a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy after working as an Occupational Therapy assistant since 1995.  She has ten years experience in outpatient Occupational Therapy and earned her CHT in 2008.  Shelly is a member of the American Society for Hand Therapist and has been a guest teacher at Polk State College this year.

Marianne Bushman, MPT, MS

Marianne graduated in 1998 with a Master of Physical Therapy from Southwest Baptist University.  In addition, she holds a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology from George Williams College, 1983, and a Bachelor of Science (Cum Laude) from Taylor University, 1981.  Her 12 years of clinical experience are primarily in orthopaedics, with special training in spine therapy.  Marianne’s continuing education includes the MAPS Maitland Manual Therapy, McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, Cincinnati Sports Medicine Symposium-Advances on the Knee and Shoulder (2002), APTA and FPTA conferences.