Todd Vanatta

Todd graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Master of Physical Therapy in 2005, after completing his Bachelor of Health and Human Sciences in 2004. He received credentialing as a Certified Functional Manual Therapist (CFMT) in 2012. ¬†In 2017, he became board certified as an Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties¬†and the American Physical Therapy … Read More

Kristin Christian

Kristin graduated from Saint Ambrose University in Davenport, IA with her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2004. She became a board certified specialist in orthopaedic physical therapy in 2009. She has completed education courses on the evaluation and treatment of the dizziness disorders, manual/manipulative therapy for the spine, Tai Chi for rehabilitation and balance, and Movement System Impairment analysis and … Read More

Melissa Rhoades Beck

Melissa graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Master in Physical Therapy in spring of 2006. She also received her Bachelor of Health Science from NIU. In 2002, Melissa earned her Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion from the University of Iowa, as well as a Minor in Aging Studies. She serves as Vice President for the Tyler Elementary PTO, … Read More

Aaron Nevdal

Aaron joined the professional staff at Northern Rehab after receiving his Master of Physical Therapy Degree from Northern Illinois University in the spring of 2002. In 2008, Aaron earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Regis University in Denver, CO. In 2009, he completed board certification in orthopedic physical therapy. Aaron has also completed various courses focusing on evaluation … Read More

Melissa Payne Wagner

Melissa graduated in December 2001 from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. At Washington University, she was trained in the concept of movement impairment syndromes, with an emphasis on human movement analysis. Melissa graduated from Illinois State University with a B.S. in Exercise Science in 1998. In 1997, she received her certification by … Read More

Rob Larkins

Rob graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Northern Illinois University in 1999, attended the U. S. Army-Baylor COL Douglas A. Kersey Advanced Clinical & Operational Practice Course in 2004, and earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions in 2013. Rob also serves as a Medical Specialist Officer, Group Physical … Read More

Kenneth A. Olson

Dr. Ken Olson graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Northern Illinois University in 1988, a Master of Science in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy from University of St. Augustine in 1994, and a Doctorate of Health Science degree from the University of St. Augustine in 2003. He is also a graduate of the University of St. Augustine’s Manual … Read More