Staff

Physical Therapists

Nader Shahid, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Therapeutic Pain Specialist

Nader is a California Licensed physical therapist with 29 years of experience in the physical therapy field. He moved to sunny California with his wife Mary Shahid in 1993. He worked as Director of Rehabilitation at San Dimas Community Hospital for over 10 years. Nader fulfilled his dream to open his own private practice in November 2002. He is trained in sports medicine, orthopedics, and manual therapy. He is continually increasing his knowledge and manual skills by regularly attending specialty continuing education seminars. He completed his Doctor of Physical Therapy in March 2018 with a Therapeutic Pain Specialist Certification.

When not at work, Nader loves to spend time with his family, playing soccer and traveling. Nader also serves as a deacon and assists in serving the youth at his local church.


Mary Shahid, PT, DPT
Physical Therapist

Certified Functional Manual Therapist
Therapeutic Pain Specialist

Mary is a California Licensed physical therapist with 24 years of experience. Mary has a great interest in pain management, orthopedics and manual therapy and has focused on related topics throughout her ongoing education. She has a passion for Fibromyalgia patients and is constantly updating her knowledge with latest Fibromyalgia research. She is a certified functional manual therapist and is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Orthopedic Section of the APTA. She completed her Doctor of Physical Therapy in March 2018 with a Therapeutic Pain Specialist Certification. When not at work, Mary loves hanging out with her “Big Fat Egyptian” family, swimming, and traveling. Mary loves supporting her local church through youth ministry and various mission organizations.


Robert Muego, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant

Robert graduated from American Career College’ Physical Therapist Assistant program in 2017. He became very passionate about manual therapy and orthopedics after completing one of his clinical rotations at Agape PT. Nader saw his talent, skill and personable character, that after passing his State Board of California Licensing exam, he was hired immediately as a Staff PTA. He continues to attend post-graduate manual therapy classes to increase his skill and knowledge in that field and is working towards an advanced certification in orthopedics for PTA’s. When not at work he is passionate about spending time with his family, hiking, and playing badminton.

Office Staff

Gigi Kolta
Office Manager

Gigi has been a member of the Agape family for 15 years. She lived in Egypt for the first part of her life and came to the United States in 1996. She started off working as a math teacher for about 5 years before coming to work at Agape. Gigi is passionate about helping others and loves seeing the patients improve and feel better. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and going to Disneyland with her husband. One of her favorite things about Disneyland is their customer service.


Amber Jimenez
Receptionist

Amber was born and raised in Southern California. After high school, she continued her education at Mount San Antonio College and graduated in 2016. She discovered her passion for helping others and has worked in customer service for 6 years. In December of 2017, she was welcomed into the Agape family with open arms. One of her favorite things about her job is being able to see the patient's' progress and feeling better. In her free time, she enjoys having game nights with her family and husband. Some of her other hobbies include hiking and shopping.