Sports Medicine

As safety is our utmost concern, Mercy provides certified athletic training coverage for all home games. These trainers will provide thorough musculoskeletal evaluation for any orthopedic injury, hands-on treatment including home exercise program instruction for any injuries, and communicate with the team physical or physical of choice to ensure proper long term care.

Meet our Trainers:

Mallory Celeya, ATC

Mallory joined the Pacific THERx team in March 2015. She graduated from Northern Michigan University in 2014 with a B.S. in Athletic Training.

Mallory joined the Pacific THERx team in April of 2015. She obtained her bachelor's degree in athletic training from Northern Michigan University.

As an athletic training student at Northern, Mallory worked with NCAA Division 1 & 2 athletics and interned at the Olympic Training Site with men's Greco Roman Wrestling and both women and men's Olympic Weightlifting teams. Mallory passed her Board of Certification exam in November 2014 and is now a Certified Athletic Trainer.

In her free time, Mallory enjoys spending time at the beach, reading books, exploring new restaurants, and listening to music.

Bachelor Of Science Athletic Training
Northern Michigan University

Certified Athletic Trainer ATC

Sal J. Maldonado

Sal completed his A.A. from Foothill Community College in Business Administration. He is currently working towards his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management.

Sal joined PTX team in August 2001 as the front desk receptionist at our Physical Therapy office in Portola Valley. Since that time he has worked his way up and is the Assistant Manager/Billing Coordinator at the PTX Fitness Center where he is also one of our personal trainers.

“Here's what I tell anybody and this is what I believe. The greatest gift we have is the gift of life. We understand that. That comes from our Creator. We're given a body. Now you may not like it, but you can maximize that body the best it can be maximized." -Mike Ditka


  • A.A. Business Administration
  • NSCA Certified Personal Trainer

BoxFIT Training – emphasis on boxing technique and full body workout
Assistant Manager/Billing Coordinator at Pacific THERx Fitness Center

Specializes In:

  • BoxFIT training & conditioning