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Physical Therapy is an intricate part of recovery for all orthopaedic injuries. With this in mind, Tucson Orthopaedic Institute has hand-picked a team of expertly trained and caring professionals comprised of licensed physical therapists as well as physical therapy assistants. The following therapists are a part of our East on Grant location.
Angela Bornhouser obtained her training at Northern Arizona University, graduating in 1997 with a Masters degree in Physical Therapy. She began her career with Tucson Medical Center as an inpatient and outpatient neurological therapist. In 2002 she became a Certified Lymphedema Therapist
Lori graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine in 1983, followed by a Bachelor of Science degree in physical therapy from California State University, Northridge in 1986. She has worked at the TOI Wyatt location since 1997, formerly for TMC and currently
Rick graduated from Ohio State University and has been practicing for 32 years with a focus throughout on clinical patient care. He pursued post-graduate work at Washington University and regularly attends continuing education courses. Emphasis in recent years has been on treatment of spinal
Julie graduated from the Physical Therapist Assistant program at PMI with honors in 2009. Julie's previous work experience included practical application of physical therapy at Tucson Medical Center for twenty two years. She continues to pursue continuing education programs with special interest in
Cheryl graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1993. She has been part of the TOI PT department since its inception in October 2006. She has continued her education by taking multiple courses over the years, focusing on manual techniques. She has a special interest in
Mona graduated from Pima Medical Institute in August 2007 and joined the TOI team February 2008 as a Physical Therapist Assistant. She has taken an extended amount of Kinesio taping coursework and is in the process of becoming certified. Her special interests are knee rehabilitation and Kinesio
Dearl graduated from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Washington in 1993 with an Occupational Therapy Degree. He spent over 18 years working with upper extremity diagnosis patients. Dearl has been part of the TOI PT department since January 2009. Hobbies consist of inner growth with
Golsa graduated from D'Youville College with a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2014. Golsa has an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from York University. Her interests lie in orthopaedics and sports injury rehab, using a manual therapy and exercise-based approach to treatment. She provides
Josh has a bachelor's degree in Health & Exercise Science from Syracuse University and a master's degree from Auburn University in Exercise Science, with a concentration in Biomechanics. He is an NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist and is also certified by USA Weightlifting as a Sports
Angela graduated from Slippery Rock University in 2005 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She has been part of the TOI PT department since its inception in October 2006. Angela has an undergraduate degree in Health Science from Slippery Rock University. She has continued her education by taking
Maria received her degree of Occupational Associate, Occupational Therapy Assistant at Pima Medical Institute in Tucson, Arizona in 2012. She joined TOI in 2013 and is passionate about her commitment and patients. She has taken coursework in Kinesio Taping as well as specialty course in difficult
Jennifer graduated from Northern Arizona University in 2003 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She has been part of the TOI PT department for over 8 years, 4 of those in management. Jennifer has an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.