Physical Therapy on the Tempe campus is Provided by Physiotherapy Associates
Tempe SPORT Clinic:
Hours of Operation: Tuesday and Thursday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Location: Sun Devil Fitness Complex, NW corner of the Circuit Training Room
To Make an Appointment: please call (480) 829-0217
About the Clinic:
Physiotherapy Associates at the Sun Devil Fitness Complex offers physical therapy services for all members of the Sun Devil Fitness Complex including students, faculty and staff. These services include: sports injury rehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, manual therapy (hands-on mobilization of extremity joints, soft tissue and spine), gait training, therapeutic exercise (range of motion, endurance, strengthening), and therapeutic modalities (ultrasound, electrical stimulation). We are accepting patients with a wide variety of orthopedic injuries, from the weekend ankle sprain to chronic back pain. Anyone interested in receiving physical therapy at the Sun Devil Fitness Complex must have a referral from a licensed physician prior to making an appointment.
Thomas Albert, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS
Thomas Albert is a staff physical therapist at Physiotherapy Associates Tempe SPORT Clinic. Thomas graduated from Upper Iowa University with a triple major in Athletic Training, Sport Science and Fitness. He graduated from AT Still University in 2004 in Mesa, Arizona with a doctorate of Physical Therapy. Thomas has traveled the country as a contract physical therapist in Arizona, Texas, Iowa, North Carolina and Virginia. He is certified as a strength and conditioning specialist and is a Titleist certified Golf Fitness Instructor. Thomas has toured the world with the Harlem Globetrotters as their PT, ATC since 2002.
Thomas is married to Amanda, who is also a physical therapist. The new addition to their family is 7 month old, Chloe.
Chelsea Lohman, MAT, ATC, LAT, CSCS
Chelsea Lohman is the Outreach Coordinator for Athletic Training services at Physiotherapy Associates Tempe SPORT Clinic. An Arizona native, she graduated from Arizona State University in 2005 with a degree in Kinesiology, emphasis in Exercise Science. She then moved to Lubbock, Texas to attend Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center where she received a master's degree in Athletic Training. Upon graduation, Chelsea returned to Tempe and began working for Physiotherapy Associates. She is a licensed athletic trainer and is certified as a strength and conditioning specialist. As part of Physiotherapy Associates services at ASU, she also serves as the Head Athletic Trainer for all sport clubs on campus.
Physiotherapy Associates Overview:
Physiotherapy Associates Corporation was established in 1985 as a division of the Stryker Corporation. In July 2007, Physiotherapy Associates became its own privately held corporation leaving the Stryker family. Upon merging with Benchmark Medical, Physiotherapy Associates is now the second largest provider of outpatient Physical Therapy Services in the country. Company growth has come from offering an unparalleled variety of high quality innovative services, exceptional clinical leadership and from the dedication of each of the company's employees. Through its changes, Physiotherapy Associates has remained committed to continuing the tradition of providing the best in patient care and customer service in the industry.
From the beginning, Physiotherapy Associates has made a commitment to asking only the top professionals in the physical therapy profession to join our team. This dedication to quality, effective care has allowed Physiotherapy Associates to become one of the nation's leading outpatient rehabilitation organizations. Therapists work with referring physicians to design and deliver rehabilitation programs, which often result in quick recovery for professional and amateur athletes, industrial workers and many others.
As a national organization, Physiotherapy Associates has enhanced the efficacy and quality of services and maintains a continuous effort to be cost effective. Our national
data collection program monitors clinical outcomes and compares this information with our national database. Since many of our team members are among the best in the
profession, we use our vast knowledge and resources to educate the profession on the most advanced and effective modes of treatment.
Locally, our premier therapists throughout the Physiotherapy Associates -Arizona clinics utilize time -based protocols for consistency of treatment, measurement of outcomes, and management of costs. With over ten years of national managed care experience, our organization has sophisticated systems in place for handling high-volume patient loads.
As a twelve clinic network in Arizona, Physiotherapy Associates has been maturing into a market leader in sports medicine rehabilitation since 1991.We have led the way at the Tempe SPORT clinic through affiliations with multiple professional sports teams, local high schools, and ASU intercollegiate athletics.
We, at Physiotherapy Associates, understand what it takes to be successful in today's evolving healthcare environment. We offer a wide variety of specialty services to our clients. We are committed to responding to your concerns with cost effective and creative solutions.
The Sun Devil Fitness Complex's parent clinic is the Tempe SPORT clinic located at 1025 E. Broadway Rd. (Broadway and Rural). We provide physical therapy services in a state of the art facility that includes an indoor pitching mound, basketball, courts, pool, and Free motion exercise equipment.
Specialty Services Include:
- Sports Medicine
- Industrial Rehabilitation
- Aquatic Therapy
- Spine Rehabilitation
- Orthotics Fabrication
- Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Optimum Performance Training