Celebrating 40 Years Serving Our Community!

Northern Rehab is pleased to announce we are celebrating a milestone with 40th years of serving DeKalb County! In 1978, the company known as Northern Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine Associates began as the original owner and physical therapist Tim Dunlop opened his first clinic located at the corner of Franklin and South 2nd Street in DeKalb. As the DeKalb community … Read More

Northern Rehab Presents Donation to DeKalb County Community Gardens

Northern Rehab held a community contest to choose a local organization to support in honor of Physical Therapy Month. DeKalb County Community Gardens (DCCG) was chosen as the recipient! Northern Rehab gave a donation to DCCG to support their mission to strengthen access to fresh, local, and sustainably-grown organic food for people in need in our community. Brandon Clement, physical … Read More

Food Drive Deliveries 2018

We recently held a community food drive to support and benefit area food pantries. We delivered donations to the Sycamore Food Pantry, Genoa Food Pantry, and Our Sharing Pantry in Somonauk. Thank you again to everyone that made these generous donations to help fight hunger in our communities! Pictured here is Northern Rehab’s Marketing Director, Deb Loitz, with SUMC Food … Read More

Coat Drive Items Donated to SUMC Coat Drive

We recently held a successful Coat Drive for the Sycamore United Methodist Church (SUMC) Coat Ministry. A very large donation of numerous bags and bins full of coats along with hats and mittens were recently delivered. “We are so glad to partner with the SUMC Coat Ministry each year. Many people lack enough warm clothing to stay protected and warm … Read More

Northern Rehab Presents Donation to Kishwaukee YMCA

Northern Rehab recently presented a donation to the Kishwaukee Family YMCA to help support their Strong Kids program.  Aaron Nevdal, physical therapist at Northern Rehab’s DeKalb Main and Rochelle clinics was pleased to present Kishwaukee Family YMCA’s CEO Mark Spiegelhoff and Development Director Debbie Madeley the donation. Aaron comments, “October is National Physical Therapy Month, and as part of this … Read More

Congratulations to Mark – Celebrating 10 Years at Northern Rehab!

We are happy to congratulate our Athletic Trainer, Mark Lovell, for celebrating his 10 year anniversary at Northern Rehab! Mark joined Northern Rehab in 2007 after receiving his Master’s degree in Community Health Education from Western Illinois University. If you haven’t met Mark, he works at our Rochelle office and also serves as the Head Athletic Trainer at Rochelle Township … Read More

Rachel Hughes Receives GKHS Annual Sports and Health Scholarship

We are pleased to announce and present our annual 2017 Genoa-Kingston High School Sports and Health Scholarship to Rachel Hughes! Pictured here is our lead physical therapist in our Genoa clinic, Melissa Payne Wagner, with scholarship winner Rachel Hughes. Rachel Hughes, a recently graduated senior at Genoa-Kingston High School, was chosen for her outstanding achievements in athletics, academics, and choice … Read More

Liza Attends Continuing Education Mobility Course

Liza Piper, Physical Therapist at our Genoa clinic, recently attended a continuing education course in Milwaukee, WI on Visceral Functional Mobilization(TM). This 3 day lab intensive course focused on gaining mobility of structures throughout the abdomen and pelvis. Limited visceral mobility impacts skeletal mobility and function of the involved organ. Abdominal structures can refer pain into the neck, shoulder, back, pelvis … Read More

Northern Rehab Presents Donation to Boy Scouts

Northern Rehab recently presented Matthew Faltz, Senior District Executive of Three Fires Council of the Boy Scouts of America, with a donation to help support the Boy Scout organization. Rob Larkins, lead Physical Therapist at Northern Rehab’s DeKalb Lincoln Highway clinic, was excited to present Matt Faltz with a donation and explains, “Northern Rehab enjoys giving back to our community. … Read More