Ken Presents at Inaugural Middle East Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Conference

Ken Olson, Physical Therapist and President of Northern Rehab, recently traveled to Cairo, Egypt to present his approach for treating patients with neck and back pain as a keynote speaker for the First Middle East Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Congress.  He also led a workshop on cervical manipulation as a post-conference course speaker where he instructed key elements included in his … Read More

Hannah Studebaker

Hannah graduated from the Massage Therapy Program at Kishwaukee College in August of 2016. She is also a Certified Athletic Trainer having graduated from Northern Illinois University in May of 2011. Hannah’s style of massage therapy is focused on the needs and requests of each client, but primarily includes use of traditional Swedish Massage techniques of various depths and intensities … Read More

Mark Lovell

MS, ATC Mark graduated from Western Illinois University in 2005 with a degree in Kinesiology and an emphasis in Athletic Training. He served as a graduate assistant at Western Illinois University until 2007 when he received his Masters degree in Community Health Education. He has been with Northern Rehab for over ten years, and also serves as the Head Athletic … Read More

Lauren Momberger Joins NR as a PT

We are pleased to announce Lauren Momberger, PT, DPT, has joined the Northern Rehab practice as a Physical Therapist! You may remember Lauren as one of our Physical Therapy Techs, as she worked with us from 2015 -2018 while attending NIU in the Physical Therapy program. She studied at Northern Illinois University and received her Bachelor of Science degree in … Read More

Lauren Momberger

Lauren graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy and a minor in Spanish. She went on to obtain her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Northern Illinois University in May of 2019. Although she is a new clinician, Lauren has a wide variety of clinical experience in various orthopedic settings. She has worked … Read More

Janet Truckenbrod Sarver

Janet graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in May 2013 from Northern Illinois University. She also received a Bachelor degree at NIU, majoring in Biology with a minor in Chemistry in 2007. Janet has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2011. Janet enjoys treating a variety of caseloads including pediatrics, orthopedics and sports related injuries … Read More

Brandon Clement

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 the American Physical Therapy Association. Brandon has been a member of … Read More

Liza Piper

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 towards her Certified Functional Manual Therapist (CFMT) certification and vestibular rehabilitation courses. … Read More

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