Meet our staff:

Excel Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation offers a wide range of services relating to health, wellness, and sports. Our office is a multi-dimensional clinic, using licensed Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, and Physical Therapy Assistants, to provide top quality care to our patients.

Meet our Therapists


Misty Manherz LPTA - Misty grew up in southern California, moving to WA 22 yrs ago. She returned to college when her youngest began school, graduating from Whatcom Community College PTA program in 2015. Having had a close family member experience with disabilities, she is passionate about helping people get back to the activities they need/want. She has experience with a variety of conditions, ranging from geriatric to sports to post-operative. She is a believer in lifelong learning and is excited to what the future holds for herself and her patients. She has three teenagers and a new husband, which keep her on her toes. She is a "Jill-of-all-crafts but a master of none, a runner(racing 5k's when healthy), cook, reader, and music lover.

Lisa Obergottsberger PT, DPT, MSPT, SCS. - Lisa grew up in Bellingham, graduating from Sehome High School in 1988.  She then went to Pullman, and graduated from Washington State University in 1992, with a Bachelor's in Biology.  Lisa has been a physical therapist since 1995, graduating from the University of Colorado Health Sciences School of Physical Therapy.  She has specialized in Orthopedic Outpatient Physical Therapy, with emphasis in sports injuries, neck/back/spine injuries, Vestibular Rehabilitation, and motor vehicle accidents. In 2013 Lisa completed coursework for the transitional Doctorate in Physical Therapy degree from Pacific University in OR. Classes focused on clinical reasoning and differential diagnosis of orthopedic conditions. Her research project focused on the benefits of spinal stabilization exercises in the treatment of lumbar pain and dysfunction.

Elizabeth Ray, LPTA


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Professional Staff

Lizabeth Moravec, Billing Clerk


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Hannah Pitsch, Receptionist (Ferndale)


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Macie Pacard, Receptionist (Bellingham)


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Excel Physical Therapy & Sports Rehabilitation has two locations!

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4029 Northwest Ave #302

Bellingham, WA 98226

Ph: 360-734-2277

Fax: 360-734-3006

Located in the Mount Baker Imaging building on the third floor


Hours of operation:

Monday-Thursday 08:00am-06:00pm.

Friday temporarily closed.


1863 Main St #101

Ferndale, WA 98248

Ph: 360-656-6534

Fax: 360-778-1637

Located at Ferndale Station across the street from Locker Room Fitness Training, next door to Dominos. 


Hours of operation:

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00am-05:00pm. Tuesday & Friday temporarily closed.




**We are closed daily from 01:00pm-02:00pm for lunch. Outside of business hours feel free to leave a message and we will contact you as soon as possible.​

Future Closures:

President's Day- Feb 18

Memorial Day - May 27

Independence Day - July 4

Labor Day - Sept. 2

Thanksgiving - Nov. 28-29

Christmas Eve - Early close Dec. 24

Christmas Day - Dec. 25

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