Billing

Billing

This location handles our Billing and Patient Account Resolution. Please contact one of our staff to assist you with questions regarding your account or patient statement.

Hours:
Monday – Friday
7:00- 4:00pm

TARA MACAULEY
Regional Operations Manager

TARA MACAULEY

Regional Operations Manager

THERESA SAMSTAG

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

SOPHIA BUFANO

JOann Murphy
Patient Account Specialist

JOANN MURPHY

Patient Account Representative

LORI AMICO

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

SUZIE MURPHY

PATIENT SERVICE COORDINATOR/BILLER

JESSICA PRESTON

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

STEPHANIE WHERRY

Regional Operations Manager

TARA MACAULEY

How did she come to Sports PT?

I was actually a patient before I worked here. I saw how much fun their staff seemed to be having at work so when it came time for me to graduate college and get a full time job I applied! I never expected to be here this long or to love it so much!

  • Graduated from Buffalo State College in 2013
    • Earned BS – Public Communication
  • Professional interests include being a leader, mentoring my team and helping them grow.
  • Personal interests include science, history, true crime, and advocating for equal rights for all.

Favorite Part of the Job:

My favorite thing about my job is my coworkers, here in WNY and across the state. We truly feel like a family and I’m so thankful to have such a great team!

Other Interests:

I love to dance, read, shop, go out with friends, and hang with family. I love being an aunt and a homeowner!

EMAIL:tmacauley@sptny.com

LOCATION:Tonawanda, NY

Regional Operations Manager

THERESA SAMSTAG

How did she come to Sports PT?

I initially chose SportsPT because I wanted to get back in the medical field and was looking for an organization that had a lot of community presence and participated in giving back to the community.

  • Graduated from University of South Florida in 2015
    • Earned BS in Biomedical Sciences – 2015
    • Earned BA in Psychology – 2015
  • Professional interests include budget analytics and mental health workshops.
  • Personal interests include visiting all 50 states and visiting all the NFL stadiums; neuropsychology

Favorite Part of the Job:

My favorite part of my job is the mentorship that I get to do with my peers and seeing the result of all our hard work and watching them blossom into their full potential. I also absolutely love working with my teammates; they’re the best!

Other Interests:
I enjoy traveling, hiking with my dog, reading, going to concerts, watching NFL and college football, cooking, and tacos.

EMAIL:tsamstag@sptny.com

LOCATION:Saratoga, NY

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

SOPHIA BUFANO

How did she come to Sports PT?

I chose to join SportsPT due to the atmosphere and the positive environment that is created by not only the staff, but the patients as well.

  • Professional interests include billing, authorizations, verifications, and creating an overall positive experience for each patient.

Favorite Part of the Job:

My favorite part of my job is the people I am surrounded by. We have the best team and the best patients that anyone could ask for. I am grateful to be around so many knowledgeable coworkers who want to see everyone who come through the door succeed; whether it be a patient, a friend, or a colleague.

Other Interests:
I spend most days outside of work dancing with the Cuse City Dancers and eating at my favorite restaurant, Tullys!

EMAIL:sbufano@sptny.com

LOCATION:LIVERPOOL, CAMILLUS

Patient Account Specialist

JOANN MURPHY

How did she come to Sports PT?
Joined Sports PT in 2020.

What’s the favorite part of her job?
The everyday challenge.

EMAIL:jmurphy@sptny.com

LOCATION:Webster, NY

Patient Account Representative

LORI AMICO

How did she come to Sports PT?

A friend of mine referred me to Sports PT because she liked working here. After interviewing here, it was easy to see why. I can’t think of a better place to work.

  • Joined Sports PT in 1998

Favorite Part of the Job:

I love helping patients resolve their accounts by researching what their insurance carriers have paid and helping them understand their responsibility following that payment.

Other Interests:

I love Nascar.  My favorite driver is Kyle Larson. I also enjoy watching football and going to casinos.

 

EMAIL:lamico@sptny.com

LOCATION:Webster, NY

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

SUZIE MURPHY

How did she come to Sports PT?

I was a patient of Sports PT’s and enjoyed the atmosphere here.

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in business management from Penn Foster online

Favorite Part of the Job:

I love my co-workers and the environment here. The people are great!

Other Interests:

I love book club, crafting, being with my friends and family, traveling, going to the movies, listening to music and working out at the gym.

 

EMAIL:smurphy@sptny.com

LOCATION:SARATOGA

PATIENT SERVICE COORDINATOR/BILLER

JESSICA PRESTON

How did she come to Sports PT?

I specifically chose Sports PT because of their values and welcoming environment! Additionally, I’ve always had an interest in physical therapy, and working in a PT clinic would allow me to know the highs and lows of the profession.

  • Graduated SUNY – Brockport, 2019
    • Bachelors in Exercise Science
  • My professional interests include health sciences and wanting to continue my studies in pediatrics, specifically for those with orthopedic impairments.

Favorite Part of the Job:

My favorite part of working at Sports PT is seeing how happy a patient gets when they have finished their treatment! And, my co-workers of course! Everyone genuinely cares for one another, making it a great place to work!

Other Interests:

When I’m not at work, I love to be outdoors! This might include activities like afternoon walks, camping, hiking, and most recently, golf (…I’m still learning, never said I was good at it!).

EMAIL:jpreston@sptny.com

LOCATION:TONAWANDA

PATIENT SERVICE SPECIALIST

STEPHANIE WHERRY

How did she come to Sports PT?

I chose Sports PT because of their fun/family-like atmosphere. I heard great things about the company prior to working here!

Favorite Part of the Job:

I love talking with our patients and getting to know them and connecting on a personal level with them.

Other Interests:

I love being around friends and family, going to concerts, Bills games, kayaking, fall activities, bike riding, hiking at Letchworth Park, shopping, and just being outside in general!

 

EMAIL:swherry@sptny.com

LOCATION:DOWNTOWN BUFFALO

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After coming here three times a week, every week for six months – you’re part of their life. And they’re part of your life.

Patient

Diane Beideck

Everyone was really welcoming. It was just an environment where you could jump in and learn.

Student

Ricardo Whittaker - Ithaca College

I need a physical therapist that is going to think about what I do every day for a living.

Patient

Susan Reno

I had a little bit of low confidence. And my CI was the one who helped me build that confidence.

Student

Tiffany Bader -  Central Michigan University

They’re concerned about your concerns. You’re not just a number – you’re a human.

Patient

Matt Mamoone

I felt like I was another therapist in the clinic. I wasn’t just a student.

Student

Tom Maving - Nazareth College