Brandon Clement

PT, DPT, OCS Board Certified in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy bclementpt@northernrehabpt.com Education Brandon graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2013 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Previously, he earned a Bachelor degree in Exercise Science in 2009 from Northern Illinois University. In 2017, he became board certified as an Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and … Read More

Liza Piper

PT, MPT Physical Therapist lpiperpt@northernrehabpt.com Education Liza graduated in May 2012 from Northern Illinois University with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. She earned her Bachelor of Health Science in 2010 and her Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Services in 2009. Liza has been taking continuing education courses through the Institute of Physical Art specializing in advanced treatment techniques for  … Read More

Todd Vanatta

PT, MPT, OCS, CFMT Board Certified in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Certified Functional Manual Therapist tvanattapt@northernrehabpt.com Education 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 … Read More

Kristin Christian

PT, DPT, OCS Board Certified in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy ImPACT Certified Physical Therapist kchristiandpt@northernrehabpt.com Education After earning her Bachelor of Arts in Biology at Augustana College, Kristin graduated from Saint Ambrose University in Davenport, IA with her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2004. She has been a board-certified specialist in orthopaedic physical therapy since 2009. She has completed education courses … Read More

Melissa Rhoades Beck

PT, MPT Physical Therapist mbeckpt@northernrehabpt.com Education 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 on the … Read More

Melissa Payne Wagner

PT, MSPT Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist paynept@northernrehabpt.com Education Melissa graduated in 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 Bachelor of Science degree in … Read More

Rob Larkins

PT, DPT, OCS Doctor of Physical Therapy Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist larkinspt@northernrehabpt.com Education 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, the Military Vestibular Assessment and Rehabilitation Course in 2019, and earned his Doctorate … Read More