The Symmetry Team of Physical Therapists
Dr. Natalia Sikaczowski, PT, DPT, CSCS
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
Dr. Natalia Sikaczowski founded Symmetry Physical Therapy in 2013 with the fundamental belief that patients should be treated on an individual basis. Dr. Natalia believes patients should be given a diverse array of treatment modalities and techniques, along with a progressive and varied exercise and stretching program, to ensure maximum recovery. This all-encompassing approach, along with Dr. Natalia’s strong background in strength and conditioning, has led to Symmetry’s successful treatment programs for patients looking to get back into sport, recover from injury, or beat chronic pain.
Dr. Adrian Lores, PT, DPT, CSCS, PMA-CPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Pilates Instructor
Dr. Adrian Lores graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from the University of West Florida. Strongly influenced by the prestigious and well published staff, he sought additional training and became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and a Certified Exercise Physiologist from the American College of Sports Medicine. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Florida Gulf Coast University. Dr. Lores is also a Certified Pilates Instructor teaching courses to both students and medical professionals.
His passion for health, fitness, and rehabilitation began at an early age while competing in sports, training, and rehabbing from his own injuries. Dr. Lores uses his extensive knowledge of human movement and performance to help individuals recover from injury. He specializes in the treatment of running injuries, sport injuries, and chronic pain. Dr. Lores believes in using a variety of techniques including manual therapy, Pilates, Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF), and strength and conditioning principles.to help patients reach their goals.
Dr. Lores is a highly skilled, enthusiastic, empathic, and solutions-oriented licensed physical therapist dedicated to providing exceptional care to his patients. He has helped his patients achieve goals ranging from post surgical recovery, to optimizing performance when running a 24-hour obstacle race.
Dr. Lores has been an avid fitness enthusiast since a very young age. He has competed in baseball, swimming, cross country, duathlons, and was a collegiate rugby player at the University of West Florida. He continues to be active in the community presenting to running groups on proper recovery and rehabilitation and teaches Pilates classes.
Dr. Stan Sowinski, PT, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Stan Sowinski joined the Symmetry Physical Therapy team in March of 2018. Dr. Sowinski received his bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida. He graduated with honors from the University of St. Augustine’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, a program recognized by its excellence in manual therapy. Since then, Dr. Sowinski has been practicing in outpatient orthopedics, where he specializes in evaluating and treating orthopedic injuries, sports injuries, neurological conditions, and post-operative rehabilitation.
Dr. Sowinski believes in determining the foundational cause of musculoskeletal pain during an evaluation, and educating his patients to help them gain a further understanding of their plan of care. Utilizing his knowledge and skills in evidence-based practice, manual therapy, sports performance, and kinesiology, he treats his patients to alleviate pain and accomplish their goals.
Dr. Sowinski’s interest in physical therapy and sports performance started at an early age when he participated in several sports, inspiring his passion for movement, sports performance, and treatment of musculoskeletal impairments. He utilizes his experience in athletics and fitness to inspire patients all while implementing the latest research to achieve the best possible results.
Latoya Trotter, LMT
Licensed Massage Therapist
Latoya is a highly trained massage therapist who enjoys working with patients to restore and maintain their health through specific muscle therapy. Latoya is passionate about monitoring patients’ progression and educating patients on how to decrease their risk of injury and recover faster. Latoya offers therapeutic, Swedish, deep tissue, sports, recovery, trigger point, cupping, relaxation, and hot stone massage .
Lauren recently moved to Miami from Riverside, CA to pursue her Masters in Occupational Therapy at Barry University. Lauren has a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a concentration in Sports Medicine from California Baptist Univeristy. She is an avid runner and likes to participate in half-marathons. Lauren joined the Symmetry Physical Therapy team to assist in and manage the ‘behind the scenes’ work. She is the friendly face you will see when you come visit us!
Melanie recently moved from Cincinnati, OH to pursue her Masters in Occupational Therapy Degree (MOT) at Barry University. Melanie received her bachelors in Gerontology and Psychology in 2017 from Bowling Green State University (BGSU) where she graduated with honors.
During her time at BGSU, she was a cheerleader for football, basketball, and competition for all four years, placing 3rd in the Nation at UCA Nationals
Melanie’s past experience working with older adults as a nurses’ aid in a nursing home has influenced her passion to help others become more independent in their daily lives through occupational therapy.
Melanie joined the Symmetry Physical Therapy team to assist in and manage the ‘behind the scenes’ work. She is one of the friendly faces you will see when you come in to see us!