Dr. Covey received her post-professional doctorate degree of Occupational Therapy from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions. With over 31 years of experience, her clinical expertise has focused on neurological injuries such as stroke and traumatic brain injuries, as well as hand and arm injuries such as wrist and finger fractures, carpal tunnel syndrome, and degenerative changes from arthritis. Dr. Covey is a
certified SAEBO therapist
and frequently uses SAEBO products in combination with neurostimulation
and manual therapy as part of her highly successful approach for stroke recovery.
Dr. Covey has a large following and often sees success with patients who underwent therapy elsewhere without improvement. With Dr. Covey’s caring and unique therapies, patients are experiencing increases in functionality they never thought possible.
Our newest Physical Therapist is Dr. Renee’ L. Hicks PT, DPT. She has been a PT for 22 years and graduated with a Bachelor of Science and Allied Medical Professions from The Ohio State University. She became a licensed PT in 2000 and has a rich level of experience in acute hospital care, outpatient orthopedics, workers compensation, manual therapy, and therapy management. Renee’ completed her Doctorate in 2010 through the University of Montana and is also Certified in Dry Needling. She brings a positive can-do approach to our clinic and specializes in one-on-one individualized care for all patient populations. She utilizes a variety of physical therapy interventions including exercise, manual therapy, dry needling and functional training with a focus on the client’s goals to achieve their best quality of life. Renee’ approaches all clients with openness and care and would be happy to take care of you. Renee’ is also a wife and a mother of 2 humans and 5 pets.
Brett graduated with honors from Cuyahoga Community College with an Associates Degree in Applied Science and Physical Therapist Assisting. While there, he obtained clinical experience in orthopedics, aquatics, home care, and acute care. Prior to beginning his career as a PTA, Brett obtained 15 years
of patient care experience as a nurse’s aide in skilled nursing facilities and, most recently, Cleveland Clinic Rehab Hospital. Brett brings with him a wide range of experience, and a true passion for neurological rehabilitation.
Beth has an interesting and diverse background. She has been a fitness instructor for over 22 years for a variety of adult fitness classes. This experience was the reason she decided to return to school to become a Physical Therapist Assistant. Beth wants to help people achieve wellness goals after experiencing events that interrupt their lives. She also has a bachelor’s degree in art and uses her artistic talents to decorate cakes, draw pictures for family and friends and to occasionally paint murals.
Lindsey is an OT student looking to make hand therapy her long-term goal. She is currently a Cosmetologist of 10 years, but
she decided to switch careers after experiencing an injury that resulted in her being an OT patient. After seeing the valuable work and patient progress occupational therapy can provide, she found herself wanting to help others get back to their daily lives. She plans to attend Muskingum University for her Master’s Degree in the spring. For now we are lucky to have Lindsey as part of our Front Office staff.
Jeff has over 36 years’ experience in Medical Massage Therapy and Healing Arts. He is licensed by the State Medical Board of Ohio and the Florida Department of Professional Regulation and is a graduate of the Florida School of Massage. Jeff is proficient at many advanced bodywork techniques including Myofascial Release, Strain-Counterstrain,
PNF, Polarity, Kates Method,
Structural Integration, etc. If you have questions or would like to schedule
an appointment, please call Jeff
directly at (440) 945-6795.
Ziggy is our Therapy Dog Extraordinaire! She is a 7 year old Beagle/Lab mix who
was rescued from Kentucky at the age
of 8 months. Ziggy received her Puppy Obedience diploma in Solon, OH. She
has successfully completed her Good Citizenship Training and Agility Training.
She received her official Therapy Dog Certificate in Russell, OH.
Please say hello to Ziggy the next
time you visit our office!