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Meet the Therapists

bandermann

Ryan Bandermann, MPT, CEAS

Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Health Science – University of Missouri
  • Master of Physical Therapy – University of Missouri
  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist
  • 5 years of experience specializing in Orthopedics, Pre-employment/Job Specific Testing

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Karen Breeding, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist

  • Master of Science in Communication Disorders and Sciences – Eastern Illinois University
  • Certified Vital Stim provider
  • 13 years of experience specializing in Adults and Pediatrics in the areas of feeding and swallowing

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Rob Bunger, ATC, CEAS

Athletic Trainer

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical and Health Education – Iowa State University
  • ErgoScience FCE Certification
  • Certified Ergonomic Assesment Specialist
  • CPR/First Aid Instructor
  • Provides athletic training services for Cape Central High School
  • 20 years of experience specializing in Sports Medicine and Industrial Medicine/Pre-employment Testing

lanceeaker

Lance Eaker, MS, ATC, CKTP

Athletic Trainer

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Management/Athletic Training – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Master of Science – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner
  • Provides athletic training services for Saxony Lutheran High School
  • 9 years of experience in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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David Enderle, ATC

 Athletic Trainer

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Management/Athletic Training – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Provides athletic training services for Notre Dame High School and Scott City High School
  • 5 years of experience specializing in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

 

DonnaEssnerDonna Essner, MA, CCC-SLP

Senior Speech Language Pathologist

  • Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Master of Arts in Communication Disorders – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Certified Vital Stim provider
  • LSVT Certification
  • 20 years of experience specializing in Adults and Pediatrics, Vocal Cord Dysfunction including Dyspagia and Voice Therapy

Ethridge

Cynthia Ethridge, MPT, CHT

Physical Therapist/Certified Hand Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science – Loma Linda University
  • Master of  Physical Therapy – Loma Linda University
  • 15 years of experience specializing in Hand Therapy

KerryGlueck

Kerry Glueck

Rehab Tech

  • 16 years of experience with Outpatient Rehabilitation

mattholder

Matt Holder, ATC

Athletic Trainer

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Management/Athletic Training – Southeast Missouri State University
  • Provides athletic training services for Scott City, Chaffee, Oran, Delta, Advance, Leopold, Woodland, Zalma, Oak Ridge and Meadow Heights
  • 16 years of experience specializing in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Johnson

Carrie Johnson, PT

Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy – Maryville University
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist
  • 13 years of experience specializing in Spine, Orthopedics, Woman’s Health, and Oncology Rehab

Christine Kaaz

Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant – Linn State Technical College
  • 1 year of experience specializing in Orthopedics and Spine

Lange

Lana Lange, PT

Senior Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Missouri
  • 18 years of experience specializing in Spine, Orthopedics and Women’s Health/Gynecologic Visceral Manipulation

Logel

Steven Logel, PT

Senior Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology – Missouri State University
  • Bachelor of Health Science in Physical Therapy – University of Missouri
  • 14 years of experience specializing in Adult Neuro, Balance and Vestibular Rehab, Orthopedics, Bioness Trained
  • Certification of Vestibular Competency – Emory University

Rinda

Tonya Rinda, PT

Senior Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Health Science – University of Missouri
  • 20 years of experience specializing in Pediatrics, Othopaedics and Women’s Health; ErgoScience FCE certification
  • Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor

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Joel Sander, MS, PT

Manager of Outpatient Rehabilitation Services

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Management/Fitness and Sports Medicine – Southeast Missouri State University
  • MBA – William Woods University
  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy – Washington University, St Louis
  • 11 years of experience specializing in Orthopedics and Spine

Schieffer

Gwendolyn Schieffer, PTA, MLD

Physical Therapist Assistant

  • MLD – Norton School of School of Lymphatic Therapy
  • 22 years of experience specializing in Spine, Orthopedics, Lymphedema, Aquatics, Back School

utesmith

Ute Gruner Smith, OTR/L, CDRS, MBA

Senior Occupational Therapist

  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy – University of Stellenbosch, Republic of South Africa
  • MBA – William Woods University
  • Certified Driving Rehabilitation Specialist
  • 18 years of experience specializing in Pediatrics, Neurosciences, Aquatics, Driving, Bioness Trained

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R. Neal Tanner, PT, MSPH

Senior Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology/Chemistry – St. Louis University
  • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Missouri
  • Master of Public Health Administration – University of Missouri
  • 40 years of experience specializing in Orthopedics and Spine


Katie Thomas, PT, DPT, CLT, CMT

Physical Therapist

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy – Des Moines University
  • Bachelor of Science – Mississippi State University
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist
  • Certified Manual Therapist
  • 6 years of experience specializing in Spine, Lymphedema and Orthopedics

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Todd Wasilewski PT, MBA, Cert. MDT

Senior Physical Therapist

  • Bachelor in Physical Therapy from University of Chattanooga
  • Bachelor in Biology from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
  • MBA from William Woods University
  • 14 years experience of specializing in Spine, Orthopedics, Cardiovascular Rehab
  • McKenzie Certified in Mechanical Diagnosis of the Spine