Welcome to Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists
Northern Rehab Physical Therapy Specialists is an independent, privately owned Physical Therapy practice. We are committed to providing personalized, hands-on physical therapy services in a fun, friendly, relaxed atmosphere.
COVID-19 UPDATE: We are OPEN and available for physical therapy services during the COVID-19 pandemic. Your health and safety are our highest priority! See our COVID Info dropdown tab for all safety precautions, COVID-19 updates and information here >>> Feel free to call us at 815.756.8524 with further questions or concerns. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
Doctor Prescription No Longer Required for Physical Therapy
State Law Update: A doctor prescription is no longer required to see a physical therapist! This means you can feel better now without waiting for a referral from your physician. Prioritize treatment options that are less invasive, less addictive, and more personalized. Start adding regular physical therapy into your wellness routine before chronic pain limits your daily function.
You don’t need to live with pain. Now, the choice is yours. Choose Northern Rehab today, and stop letting pain control your life.
We also offer special programs such as:
EXERCISE TO INDEPENDENCE
DIZZINESS AND BALANCE SUPPORT GROUP
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Our Response to COVID-19
As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues, we would like to share our response, preventative actions, and safety precaution videos here at Northern Rehab. Please click here to go directly to our COVID INFO page for current COVID-19 information. The COVID Info dropdown tab can also be found under Patient Resources from our website menu.
Ken Olson, PT, DHSc, OCS
Dr. Ken Olson has been a Physical Therapist with Northern Rehab since 1996 and in 2006 became President of our organization. Ken graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Northern Illinois University, a Master of Science in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy and a Doctorate of Health Science degree from the University of St. Augustine and is also a graduate of their Manual Therapy Fellowship Program. Ken is the author of the textbook, Manual Physical Therapy of the Spine, 2nd edition, published by Elsevier, and is a past-President of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists. Ken’s clinical interests are in the management of patients with spinal, extremity, and TMJ dysfunctions. He enjoys spending time with his family and attending sports and music activities. He also sings in a church choir in Sycamore, is an active member of the Kishwaukee Sunrise Rotary Club, serves on the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors, and is a past-President of Sycamore Music Boosters.