Meet The Team
Physical Therapist and Founder of Midland Physical Therapy, Inc.
Sheila founded Midland Physical Therapy, Inc. in 1995. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy in 1990 from Oakland University and completed her Master’s Certificate in Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy in 1992. She has been a member of the Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy as well as the American Physical Therapy Association and Michigan Physical Therapy Association. Sheila received the 2004 Outstanding Clinical Instructor Award from the Michigan Physical Therapy Association. She has lived in Midland since 1993 and has two adult daughters, Katy and Becky, whom she is very proud of.
Amy earned her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Central Michigan University in 2004. She graduated from the University of Michigan with a Master’s of Science in Kinesiology and a Bachelor’s of Science in Movement Science. Prior to moving back to Midland, she spent 2 years working as a physical therapist and clinical director. Amy is excited to be working at Midland Physical Therapy and helping people of all ages return to the activities they enjoy. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Michigan Physical Therapy Association.
Kristi earned her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy at Des Moines Univerisity in 1998. She completed her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology and Exercise Science in 1994 at Michigan State University while starting for the soccer team all four years. Kristi enjoys combining her knowledge in exercise and manual techniques to help her patients improve their function. She continues in her love for animals especially her dogs and cooking for her family and friends.
Ryan earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Central Michigan University in 2013, and graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 2009. Prior to coming to Midland, he completed an intensive one year manual therapy fellowship experience in Ithaca, Michigan, and uses a wide variety of manual techniques to help his patients achieve their goals. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Michigan Physical Therapy Association.
Carolee earned her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Michigan in 1985. She has many years of experience in acute care and neuro-rehabilitation. Her special interest is the geriatric population and helping them to function well in their homes. To see if you are qualified to receive physical therapy in your home with Carolee, please contact our office at (989) 832-6485.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Cathy is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant with over 15 years of experience in home care, rehabilitation, and outpatient facilities. In addition, she has taught Mobility for Life classes to seniors throughout the Mid-Michigan region. Cathy and her husband, Kevin, are lifelong residents of Midland. She enjoys spending time with her two dogs, three adult children, and traveling throughout the United States.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Lori is a licensed Physical Therapy Assistant. After more than 10 years working as a massage therapist, she entered the field of physical therapy and enjoys helping people and building a personal relationship with the patients she works with. In her free time, Lori enjoys traveling with her husband, hiking, reading, and spending time with her dog. Lori is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the Michigan Physical Therapy Association (MPTA).
Territory Manager for DJO Global
Peter attended Western Michigan University for pre-med from 2000-2002, but earned his Bachelor of Science degree from MacMurray College in 2006. Peter is a Territory Manager for DJO Global where he collaborates with a high performing team in a relationship based, solution-oriented sports medicine company. Peter strives to help service Midland Physical Therapy’s patients in order to provide them with the latest and greatest technology when it comes to being outfitted with a brace. Peter has worked in the world of substitute teaching, as a personal trainer and in the field of marketing and sales before finding his home with DJO Global. He is an All-American Collegiate Athlete, DJO Representative of the year (2013 and 2014), husband and father.
Shelly earned her degree in Health Sciences and Office Management from Delta College. She joined Midland Physical Therapy in 2007. She is the Office Manager and the point of contact for problems, issues or special projects that happen to arise. Her duties include insurance billing, account management and outfitting patients with the appropriate brace for their situation. She has over 20 years of experience in patient care and as an office professional. She is very family oriented and loves spending time with her husband, Mike, and their two children. She also enjoys getting to know the people who stroll across her path. She loves the outdoor, especially kayaking, hiking, camping and fishing.
Medical Office Professional
Brittnee joined Midland Physical Therapy in March 2008 and earned her Associates degree as a Medical Office Professional from Delta College in 2011. Her role at Midland Physical Therapy consists of scheduling, front desk tasks, assisting with billing, as well as supporting our clinical staff. She enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, going to the movie theater and singing in her church choir.
Heidi earned her Bachelor of Health Science from Saginaw Valley State University in 2014, and is pursuing another degree in Business. At Midland Physical Therapy, Heidi helps to keep the flow of the office going. She loves learning new things and helping out anyone in need. In her free time, she enjoys baking, going new places, and spending time with family, friends, and her dog.
Gym Tech / Clerical
Mollie is currently on the Delta College waiting list to pursue a career as a physical therapist assistant. She joined Midland Physical Therapy to aid the team and patients in any way that she can, such as helping patients get started with their exercises. She has a passion for traveling and hopes to travel more in the future. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family, as well as go on long walks and spend time at her cabin up north.
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