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Physical Therapy


Evaluation and Treatment of:

  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Musculoskeletal disorders
  • Sports injuries
  • Burns and Wound Care
  • Neurologic impairments
  • Physical Therapy when needed or referral

Other Services Provided:

  • Orthotic Fabrication
  • Splinting and Casting
  • Isokinetic Testing

What to expect at your First Appointment

Your evaluation will include a history of your injury, how it affects your daily activities, a physical examination, education about your problem, and then a personalized plan of care will be developed usually including a home exercise program to address the problems identified in your evaluation.

Please remember to bring clothing that will allow the affected limb to be evaluated i.e. shorts for the lower limbs or tee-shirt for the upper limbs. Arrive 15 minutes early or complete the intake paperwork (pdf) prior to arrival.


Hours of operation are Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.

This facility accepts patients by appointment only. Our first available appointment is at 8:30 AM and last appointment is at 4:00 PM. Please note that you must have a referral from a physician to receive physical therapy services.

To schedule an appointment, please call (765) 494-1839 or stop by the Wellness Suite in Rec Sports.


Doug Boersma ATC, MS: Clinical Director
Kara Kessans PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS
Casey Kohr ATC, DPT
Brandon McGaughey PT, DPT, ATC

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