ProRehab at TSOS
Tiffany Arnold MSOT, OTR/L
Tiffany ArnoldMSOT, OTR/L
Tiffany attended the University of Southern Indiana, earning her Bachelors of Science in Occupational Therapy in 2014 and Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy in 2015. Since graduating, Tiffany has primarily worked in Home Health, but she has also split some time between ProRehab’s outpatient clinics in Tri-State Orthopedics and Vincennes.
Tiffany enjoys spending her free time with family, friends, and her fiancé, watching college basketball, reading, being outdoors, and helping on her families farm.
Dan Baumann PT, DScPT, COMT, ATC, FAAOMPT, NAIOMT
Dan BaumannPT, DScPT, COMT, ATC, FAAOMPT, NAIOMT
Dan received his Doctor of Science in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy from Andrews University in 2009 and his Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy from St. Louis University in 2004. He also earned a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy in 2002 and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science in 2000 and from St. Louis University.
Dan completed his fellowship with North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) and American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) in 2009. Dan earned his Certified Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapist (COMT) and Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) certifications in 2009 from NAIOMT. His Athletic Training Certification from the NATABOC was obtained in 2001 and His Certified Strength and Conditioning specialty in 2000.
Dan’s specialties include outpatient orthopaedics, sports and spine rehabilitation. He has worked with athletes at every level—from elementary and high school, college, to professional. He has treated athletes at Saint Louis University and Nebraska University, interned with the St. Louis Rams and was head athletic trainer at Evansville Mater Dei High School.
Dan is married with five children and enjoys watching and coaching the vast number of athletic activities they participate in—wrestling, baseball/softball, football, soccer, volleyball, basketball—as well as their numerous school activities.
Andrew Bender OTD, OTR/L, CHT
Andrew BenderOTD, OTR/L, CHT
Andrew is a 2012 graduate of Rocky Mountain University’s Doctor of Occupational Therapy program with an emphasis on practice management and business administration. He received his Masters of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Southern Indiana in 2009 and his Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Southern Indiana in 2008. He is a board certified hand therapist and is a certified performance enhancement specialist through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Most recently, he completed the Executive Program in Private Practice Management through Evidence in Motion in 2015. He is an active member of the American Society of Hand Therapists and the American Occupational Therapy Association.
Andrew is currently the Director of Occupational Therapy for ProRehab-PC in Evansville, Indiana. He has a passion for education and serves as faculty at the University of Evansville as an adjunct professor in the Physical Therapy Department and as a faculty member for Evidence in Motion. His clinical interests are in general orthopedics, hand therapy, and sports medicine with a strong interest in upper extremity intensive sports.
Andrew is an avid outdoorsman. He also enjoys hunting, running, biking, traveling, and most of all spending time with his wife Tonya and two sons, Easton, and Hudson, family, and friends.
Logan Blair PT, DPT
Julie Buedel OTR/L, CHT
Julie BuedelOTR/L, CHT
Julie attended the University of Southern Indiana (USI) where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education- Science. She returned to USI earning a Bachelor’sdegree in Occupational Therapy. She has been a Certified Hand Therapist since 1999.
Julie has been employed by ProRehab since 1999. She specializes in the evaluation and treatment of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand and is proficient in the fabrication of static and dynamic splinting.
Julie is married to her husband Scott and they have 2 sons. She enjoys spending time with family, cooking, music, camping and spending time outdoors.
James Clouse COTA, CWCE
James ClouseCOTA, CWCE
Email: [email protected]
Jim has been involved in industrial rehabilitation for over two decades and has helped many people return to a productive level of function. He received his degree as an Occupational Therapy Assistant from the University of Southern Indiana. In addition to dozens of continuing education courses pertinent to this field, Jim has also been a CWCE (Certified Work Capacity Evaluator) for more than 15 years.
With a high level of training in Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) cases and laws, Jim has constructed and implemented several safe and effective post-offer, pre-placement tests. These tests have assured employers that the people they place in their companies possess the physical abilities to perform the jobs for which they seek, in strict compliance with the applicable laws. He has helped hundreds of Work Conditioning clients return to work and has helped many other workers avoid workplace injuries through an Early Intervention Program he performs weekly.
In his free time, Jim enjoys time with family and friends, hot rods and spending time in the outdoors fly fishing and camping.
Tara Cobb PTA
Jill Crick OTD, OTR/L, CHT
Jill CrickOTD, OTR/L, CHT
Jill is a 1994 graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelors Degree of Science in Occupational Therapy and a 2011 graduate from University of St. Augustine with a Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (OTD).
Jill specializes in the evaluation and treatment of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand. She has been a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) since 1999. She has served as a Clinical Manager for an out-patient ProRehab Clinic since 2006. She maintains her membership with the American Society of Hand Therapy (ASHT) and American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). She is involved with The Hand Residency Program through Evidence in Motion. Jill also has been involved in being a clinical instructor to many students over her career. Jill is a busy wife and mother of two. In her free time, she enjoys crafting, walking, and gardening. She also enjoys vacationing with her family.
Adam Devery PTA, ATC/L
Adam DeveryPTA, ATC/L
Email: [email protected]
Adam is a graduate of the University of Evansville with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and an Associates of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant. He plans to continue his education by working on the Orthopedic Advanced Proficiency Pathway (APP) through the APTA for PTAs.
He has enjoyed all areas of practice that he has had experience in thus far making him enjoy a wide variety of conditions and patient populations. Orthopedics and sports medicine are areas that he feels he is more versed in and are what he would like to continue to further develop.
When he is not at work, he spends time outdoors, running, biking, and with friends and family. Being originally from the Chicago suburbs, he is a big fan of the Chicago Cubs, Bears, and Blackhawks.
Jenna Gourlay PT, DPT, SCS
Jenna GourlayPT, DPT, SCS
Jenna graduated from Rutgers University in May 2014. She went on to complete the ProRehab and University of Evansville Sports Residency Program, and continues her involvement in the residency program acting as a mentor for the current residents.
Jenna has continued her education through the Selective Functional Movement Assessment, the Functional Movement Systems, dry needling,neuroscience of pain education, and spinal manipulation. Jenna is also interested in teaching and acts as an adjunct professor at the University of Evansville.
Outside of work, she enjoys the outdoors, the New York Giants, and ice cream.
Bryanna Grant OTR/L
Jessica Hedrick ATC/L; PTA
Jessica HedrickATC/L; PTA
Email: [email protected]
Jessica attended University of Evansville where she majored in Athletic Training and Physical Therapy Assistance. Jessica has certifications in Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers, Functional Movement Screening, Functional Capacity Screening, and Blood Flow Restriction Therapy.
Jessica splits her time between Tri-State Orthopaedics as a Physical Therapy Assistant and Bosse High School as their Athletic Trainer.
Jessica is trained in the rehabilitation of orthopedic and sports related injuries. She has great knowledge for caring for athletes who sustain concussions. As an Athletic Trainer, Jessica is trained to manage acute traumatic injuries as well as overuse injuries that can occur during participation in athletics.
When Jessica is not at work, she is spending time with her husband, Josiah, and their two cats. Jessica is dedicated to a daily fitness routine. She enjoy watching fictional investigative shows and reading books by her favorite Christian Author, Karen Kingsbury. She is a strong Christian woman who serves in the Children’s ministry at her church weekly and is involved in a community group with other couples from her church. Jessica truly cares about people and, at times, considers herself another mother to her athletes.
Andrew (A.J.) Hermann PT, DPT, ATC/L
Andrew (A.J.) HermannPT, DPT, ATC/L
A.J. earned both his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) and Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from the University of Evansville. After graduating with his Doctorate A.J. earned his Board Certification as an Athletic Trainer (ATC). He has also completed the Concussion Rehabilitation continuing education through Evidence In Motion, and has also earned his certification in Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation through Owens Recovery Science. A.J. is currently enrolled in the ProRehab and University of Evansville Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program. He plans to continue his education through becoming certified in the FMS and SFMA, as well as becoming certified in Trigger-Point Dry needling. A.J. takes special interest in sports medicine, orthopedics, and injury prevention.
When he is not working A.J. enjoys watching sports and is a big fan of the Chicago Cubs, LeBron James, and IU basketball. A.J. also enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Curtis Hildebrandt PT, DPT, ATC, OCS
Curtis HildebrandtPT, DPT, ATC, OCS
Curtis graduated from Minnesota State Unviersity, Mankato with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Athletic Training. After becoming a Certified Athletic Trainer, he attended the University of South Dakota and obtained a Masters in Athletic Administration. Curtis graduated from the University of St. Augustine with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Soon after graduating he began further training by completing a Residency in Orthopedic Physical Therapy and is currently enrolled in fellowship training in Orthopedic Manual Therapy with Evidence In Motion.
Curtis has experience working with athletes from all sports at the DI and DII levels. He is focused on refining his manual therapy skills and techniques, and has developed a keen interest in helping young physical therapists and students develop their clinic reasoning, customer service, and skills as a physical therapist.
Growing up in Minnesota, Curtis still follows the Twins, Wild, Vikings, and local hunting and fishing reports. When not working, Curtis enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, playing golf, grilling, or biking for exercise.
Brian Kelly PT, DPT, ATC, SCS, COMT
Brian KellyPT, DPT, ATC, SCS, COMT
Brian received his Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of Evansville. He completed his transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Kentucky. He is an NATABOC certified Athletic Trainer as well. He is also He is a board certified Sports Certified Specialist by the APTA and is a Maitland Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist.
Brian has worked for ProRehab since 2001 as a physical therapist and athletic trainer. He provides outpatient orthopedic and sports rehabilitation to patients and is also a clinical manager. Prior to joining ProRehab, Brian was the rehab director at Wake Forest University providing physical therapy to all sports teams and working as the athletic trainer with the Men’s and Women’s Soccer teams. Since working with ProRehab, Brian has worked closely with the University of Evansville athletics program as well as providing Injury Risk Assessments to area club soccer teams, high school athletes, collegiate athletes, and professional athletes.
Brian is married and has 2 children who are active in travel soccer and basketball. Brian enjoys music, dabbling on the guitar, and reading leadership and sports biography books.
Jonathan Kirsch DPT
Sydney Matsel PTA
Madison Mundy Occupational Therapist
Madison MundyOccupational Therapist
Madison graduated from the University of Southern Indiana with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services and Master of Science degree in Occupational Therapy.
Madison takes special interests in orthopedics and musculoskeletal disorders. She also enjoys treating sports related injuries and post surgical repairs/procedures.
Madison enjoys being outdoors, hiking, running, traveling, and anything sports related. She likes to spend time with friends and family.
Jana Nicholson PTA
Jana Pace COTA/L
Jana attended the University of Southern Indiana where she received an Associates Degree from the Occupational Therapy Assistant program. Following her Associates degree, Jana graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish.
Currently, Jana works at the Tri-State Orthopedics location and her specialties lie in the treatment of upper extremities, with an emphasis on the shoulder. Beginning her career with ProRehab in 2008, Jana serves many roles within ProRehab. She is a Certified Fieldwork Educator and serves as the Mentorship Manager, which includes community outreach with colleges and universities for fieldwork/clinical placement. Jana assists with onboarding off all new employees and orientating them to our mentorship and academy of clinical excellence programs.
Jana is married to her husband, John, and has two daughters and one son. She enjoys crafting, spending time outside with her family, and Green Bay Packer football.
Reece Rounder MSOT, OTR/L
Reece RounderMSOT, OTR/L
Reece was born and raised in Evansville, Indiana. He attended the University of Southern Indiana where he received bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Health Services. While at the University of Southern Indiana, he played baseball for four years and coached for one year. He continued his education at the University of Southern Indiana where he received his Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy.
Reece is passionate about working with patients with orthopaedic injuries and helping his patients return to the things they love, such as sports and recreational activities.
Reece enjoys watching all sports and playing golf in his spare time.
Sarah Ruthenburg DPT
Melissa Stevens OTR/L
Melissa received her Bachelors of Science from University of Southern Indiana in May 2011 and her Masters of Occupational Therapy in May 2013. She has been employed with ProRehab since June 2013. Her area of focus is in the upper extremity orthopaedics: shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand.
Melissa is married to her husband Bradley and together they have two children. Melissa’s hobbies include spending time with family and friends, being outdoors, cooking, and playing and watching a variety of sports.
Bob Tank PT, DPT, OCS, MA, ATC
Bob TankPT, DPT, OCS, MA, ATC
Email: [email protected]
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.
Jenna Thacker MSOT, OTR/L, CHT
Jenna ThackerMSOT, OTR/L, CHT
Jenna graduated from the University of Southern Indiana (USI) with her Master’s in Occupational Therapy (OTD). Continuing her education, she received her post-professional Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (OTD) degree, and passed the exam to become a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT). Jenna works full time in the clinic while also being the program director for Evidence In Motion’s (EIM) Certificate for Advanced Practice in Hand Therapy Program. Additionally, she is an adjunct professor in the Occupational Therapy (OT) and Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) programs at USI and Baylor University.
Jenna lives in Evansville and is married with four children. She loves going to her children’s extracurricular activities, and enjoys camping and being outdoors.
Alyssa Englert PT, DPT, SCS
Alyssa EnglertPT, DPT, SCS
Alyssa graduated from the University of Evansville with her undergraduate degree in Exercise and Sports Science and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. With the mindset of continued learning and a drive to provide excellent patient care, Alyssa participated in and graduated from the ProRehab and University of Evansville Sport Physical Therapy Residency after graduation. She is Board Certified as a Sport Clinical Specialist.
Alyssa specializes in movement based treatment and sports physical therapy. She enjoys working with athletes and active individuals of all ages, and is passionate about injury prevention and promoting an active lifestyle throughout the lifetime.
Providing service to others and becoming highly involved in activities and organizations are important aspects of Alyssa’s life. She is dedicated to an active and healthy lifestyle and enjoys spending time outdoors.
Pat Wempe PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
Pat WempePT, DPT, SCS, CSCS
Email: [email protected]
Dr. Pat Wempe graduated from Regis University in 2008 with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT). Prior to Regis, he attended University of Evansville School of Physical Therapy where he graduated in 1988 and become Board Certified in Sports Physical Therapy in 2003.
Specializing in Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Pat has a sub specialty in foot/ankle injuries and custom foot orthotics.
He has been on the Medical Staff at the University of Evansville since 1990. Pat has been married to his wife Janet for 26 years, and they have three daughters: twins, Grace and Hannah (age 24) and Madelyn (age 18).
Hannah Wempe PT, DPT
Hannah WempePT, DPT
Hannah graduated from Indiana University-Bloomington with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Biology. After graduation, Hannah earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree (DPT) from Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky.
Hannah’s current interests are in orthopaedics and manual therapy. In her free time, she enjoys exercising, cooking, country music, and spending time with family and friends.