Bob Tank

Bob obtained a BA at Middlebury College in Vermont before enrolling in a physical therapy graduate program at the University of Iowa. He then moved to Cleveland where he did a sports residency at Case Western Reserve University while also pursuing a MS degree in Exercise Physiology at Kent State University. This led to credentialing as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) before moving to Evansville in 1982 to open a sports rehabilitation clinic and serve as an adjunct faculty member in the PT program at University of Evansville. Bob finished his academic training at Marymount University where he completed a transitional doctorate degree program in Physical Therapy (DPT).

With a strong interest in foot and ankle injuries, Bob has presented at over 30 national conferences on foot biomechanics to physicians, therapists and trainers, including all 3 of the Olympic Training Centers. He was a consultant for 10 years for Dr. Scholl’s footcare products and was lead investigator on their Dynastep product line. Bob was also a foot orthotic provider to the Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins professional football teams.

Recently, he has become the recipient of the Indiana State Physical Therapy Service award, Indiana State Clinical Athletic Trainer of the year and the inaugural “Friend of the UE Physical Therapy Program.” Bob has been an owner and partner in ProRehab since 2003.