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Meet the Rehabilitation Services Staff

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Physical Therapists

Gerald AppelhansGerald Appelhans, BS, MS
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University Of Central Arkansas; Master of Science in Operational Management, University of Arkansas
Specialties: General acute care, cervical, spine


 

Michael Bagwell, BS, DPT
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Fort Hays State University; Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: Sports and orthopedics injuries, manual and manipulative physical therapy

 

Nicole Becker, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University; Bachelor of Health Science, Washburn University
Specialties: Neurologic/stroke, spinal cord, pediatrics

 

Maryls BennettMarlys Bennett, BS, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: Acute care inpatient and outpatient

 

  

Gary Best, BS, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Kansas
Specialties: Lower back pain, acute rehabilitation

 

 

Diana Brunner, BS, PTA 
Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Kansas State University; Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University

 

 

Mick Crume, PTA
Specialties: STAR Oncology Program certified, general acute outpatient, lymphedema management





Maggie Debord, CPTA 
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University

 

 

William Dent, MPT, ATC, CSCS
Bachelor of Life Science, Loma Linda University; Masters of Physical Therapy, Loma Linda University
Specialties: Orthopedics, sports medicine

  

Jane DettmanJane Dettman, BS, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: Geriatrics, home health, inpatient and outpatient acute care


 

Steve EnglanderSteven J. Englander, MSPT
Director, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services
Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Kansas State University; Masters of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: Orthopedics, sports medicine

 

Becky Foster, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: Parkinson's disease, neurologic/strokes, spinal cord injury, pediatrics

 

 

Maleea Gitthens, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: Aquatic, general acute, pre-employment, orthopedics

 

 

Amy Green, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University; Bachelor of Health Science in Health Services Administration, Washburn University
Specialties: STAR Oncology Program certified, Stepping On leader, orthopedics



Julie A. Haverkamp, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University; Musculoskeletal Advanced Proficiency PTA, American Physical Therapy Association
Specialties: Acute rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation

 

Jacquelyn Henne, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Kansas
Specialties: STAR Oncology Program certified, stroke rehabilitation, Parkinson's disease, orthopedics

 

Carla HermeshCarla Hermesch, BS, DPT
Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Kansas State University; Doctorate of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: General acute care

 
 

Stacey Korte, AAS, BHS
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University; Bachelor of Science in Health Service Administration, Washburn University
Specialties: Acute care, orthopedics

 

 

Charesa LeeCharesa Lee, BS, DPT
Bachelor of Science in Education, University of Kansas; Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: General acute care and outpatient orthopedics

 

Paul Marks, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
Specialties: Acute care inpatient and outpatient, general orthopedics, spine rehabilitation

 

 

Steve McGrath, PTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: STAR Oncology Program certified, vestibular, lymphedema management, orthopedic

 

 

Tracy McGrathTracy McGrath BS, PT
Bachelor of Science of Physical Therapy, University of New England
Specialties: Back pain, women’s health issues such as pregnancy-related pain, incontinence and osteoporosis

 

 

Emma Morris, CPTA
Associate of Applied Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Kansas City Kansas Community College; Bachelor of Arts, Health Care Administration, Ottawa University

 

  

Lesa Ostmeyer, CPTA 
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: General acute care

 

 

Pat PfannenstielPat Pfannenstiel, BS, PT
Bachelor of Science, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: General acute care, balance and vestibular rehabilitation

 

   

Mary Rader, AS, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: General subacute care, geriatrics

 

 

Patricia Rudolph, CPTA 
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University
Specialties: General acute care

 

 

Lauren Schaffer, DPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: Orthopedic and manual therapy

 

 

Janelle Schultz, CPTA
Clinical Instructor for Student PTA programs
Associate degree in Applied Science/Physical Therapy Assistant; Bachelor of Arts in Physical Education with emphasis in Exercise Physiology
Specialties: Orthopedics

  

Katie Siegrist, CPTA
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University

 

  

Teresa Skoch, CPTA
Associate degree in Applied Science/Physical Therapy Assistant
Specialties: STAR Oncology Program certified, orthopedics

 

 

Danielle Smith, CPTA 
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Washburn University; Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology, Washburn University
Specialties: Geriatrics, acute care

 

Maggie West, BA, CPTA
Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology; Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant

 

 

Erin Willard, AAS, BSE 
Bachelor of Science in Education, University of Kansas; Associate in Applied Science, Kansas City Kansas Community College; APTA accredited clinical instructor
Specialties: Acute care, orthopedics, educational development

 
 

Bruce Williams

Bruce Williams, BS, PT
Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Kansas Medical Center
Specialties: General acute inpatient



 

Julie WorleyJulie Worley, MSPT
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Emporia State University; Masters of Physical Therapy, University of Kansas
Specialties: Orthopedics, sports medicine