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  • Stacie Adams

    Stacie AdamsPTA

    Stacie earned her Physical Therapist Assistant A.A.S. from South University of Austin. In addition, she is currently pursuing a Specialty Certification in Orthopaedics from Evidence In Motion.

    Stacie is passionate about advocating for every patient who is in pain, recovering from surgery, or just wants a more active and healthier lifestyle. She loves people of all ages and believes in not only treating the dysfunction of the patient, but the patient as a whole.

    She is faith driven and loves spending time with her family and friends. In her spare time, Stacie loves spending time behind her camera, taking pictures of the outdoors, people, pets and capturing life’s precious

  • Carrie Heckman

    Carrie HeckmanPTA

    Carrie earned her Physical Therapist Assistant A.A.S from Austin Community College in 2016. She is currently enrolled in the PTA Specialty Certification in Orthopaedics and Therapeutic Pain Specialist Certification through Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions. Carrie’s primary motivation for practicing physical therapy is her passion for helping others with an emphasis on improving their quality of life. She takes special interest in therapeutic exercise, orthopedics, pain management, and pediatrics.

    Carrie, originally from Michigan, has lived in multiple Midwest cities including Chicago, IL and Toledo, OH. Since 2009, she has considered Austin home where she enjoys spending time with her three dogs, being outdoors (especially hiking), photography, watching sports, and working weekends at a local hospital performing skilled wound care.

  • Jan Jurado

    Jan JuradoPT, DPT, CSCS

    Jan Jurado earned his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and Sports Studies from Rutgers University, before obtaining his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Angelo State. He received his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification in 2014.

    Jan specializes in manual therapy, therapeutic exercises, and utilizes techniques such as Trigger Point Dry Needling and Kinseiotaping. He is currently working towards a certification in Manual Therapy.

    Originally practicing in Central New Jersey, Jan recently relocated to Austin. When he’s not in the clinic, Jan enjoys being outdoors, playing tennis, and enjoying all of the foodie culture that Austin has to offer. He is also a diehard Laker fan.

     

     

  • Ben Menke

    Ben MenkePT, DPT, OCS, TPS

    Dr. Menke is the Clinic Director of the Leander location. 

    Dr. Ben Menke graduated from the University of Evansville in Indiana, where he earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree, along with a B.S. in Exercise and Sport Science and a Minor in Spanish. He was honored to receive the Most Outstanding Male Senior Award of his graduating class.

    Dr. Menke has completed the rigorous Orthopaedic Residency Program through Evidence in Motion and passed his Orthopaedic specialty board exam, which puts him in the top 7% of PTs nationwide for evidence-based training in orthopaedics. He is pursuing further advances specialty in the area of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy through Evidence in Motion’s distinguished Fellowship Program.

    He and his wife, Emily, are glad to be living in the central Texas area, where they were both born and raised. They have two young sons. In his free time, Dr. Menke enjoys spending quality time with his family and friends, engaging in church activities, reading a good book, learning something new, or doing just about anything outside.

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