Physical Rehabilitation - Valley Fair

Welcome to Genesis Physical Rehabilitation at Valley Fair. We specialize in offering programs that meet the needs of patients requiring physical, occupational and speech therapies. Our goal is to integrate services to improve the functional level of each patient. Our therapists take pride in offering the very best care in a friendly environment.

Location

Genesis Health System - Valley Fair

2720 West Locust, 8B
Davenport, Iowa 52804
563-421-3495
563-421-3499 (fax)


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Hours

7:20 a.m. - 5:40 p.m. Monday-Thursday
7:20 a.m. -5:00 p.m.  Friday

Treatment

Outpatient therapy is available for patients who have moderate to severe physical limitations and who can travel to receive care. Back, soft tissue, neurologic, lymphedema and work related injuries are the most frequent ailments referred to outpatient therapy.

Other ailments commonly treated in an outpatient setting include:

  • Spinal dysfunction
  • Chronic pain
  • Pain from motor vehicle accidents or other trauma
  • Cumulative trauma disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Hand injuries, surgeries or splinting needs
  • Joint replacement and revisions, (Most common total hip or knee surgeries)
  • Nerve injuries
  • Amputations
  • Neurological disorders
  • Soft tissue disorders
  • Vestibular disorders (Dizziness)
  • Speech disorders
  • Oral Myofunctional
  • Constraint Induced Movement Therapy

To meet our goal Genesis Physical Rehabilitation at Valley Fair provides our patients with the most up-to-date therapeutic services and help the patient return to either their prior level of functioning or to increase their level of functioning. The center provides outpatient physical therapy, outpatient occupational therapy and outpatient speech therapy. All of the services are provided by highly educated physical therapists, occupational therapists, physical therapy assistants, occupational therapy assistants and speech therapists.  All of our therapists stay abreast of the latest techniques and technology in their respective fields by regularly attending continuing education courses. The therapists are supported by a friendly staff of administrative assistants.

Please allow our facility to serve all of your outpatient physical therapy, outpatient occupational therapy and outpatient speech therapy needs. We offer convenient hours from 7:20 to 5:40 Monday through Thursday and 7:20 to 5:00 on Friday with other hours arranged as needed. Please contact us at 563-421-3495 with any questions about any of our programs.

Staff

Mary Baker, PT

Title: Physical Therapist and Clinic Supervisor for the Valley Fair Location

School and Year of Graduation: Chicago Medical School/University 1979, B.S.

Began with Genesis: 2007

Specialization/Certification: Mary has treated in a variety of settings and has served as a supervisor for over 27 years of her career. She practices as a generalist. Her experience includes inpatient, outpatient, long term care, home health, hospital based rehabilitation, school based therapy, work hardening, and functional capacity testing with an emphasis in rural settings. Mary is a certified Brain Injury Specialist and has been trained in the use of BioNess for neuromuscular re-education of the ankle to address foot drop. She has a keen interest in documentation and coding for proper billing. Mary is currently pursuing her doctorate in physical therapy.

Community/Recreational Activities: Mary enjoys canoeing and downhill skiing in her free time. Mary is also active in her church and the local Girl Scouts.

Shelly Ott, PT, MPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Northern Illinois University 2007, MPT

Began with Genesis: 2007

Specialization/Certification: Shelley enjoys working with a variety of orthopedic patients.

Liz Arp, PT, DPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University 2006, DPT

Began with Genesis: 2007

Specialization/Certification: Liz enjoys working with a variety of patients with diagnoses including: orthopedic, neurological, and vestibular pathologies.

Cara Hein, PT, DPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: University of Iowa 2009, DPT

Specialization/Certification: Cara is trained in the use of BioNess for neuromuscular re-education of the ankle to address foot drop. Prior to being admitted to the PT program, Cara worked closely with patients and therapists for four years. The majority of her experience includes post-acute rehabilitation and in-patient rehabilitation. Cara is a generalist, but she especially enjoys treating patients with neurological impairments.

Diedra Wells, PTA

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant

School and Year of Graduation: Blackhawk College 1999, AAS

Began with Genesis: 1999

Specialization/Certification: Dee has experienced working at six Genesis locations and is skilled with both inpatient and outpatient diagnoses. She has been trained in the use of BioNess for neuromuscular re-education. Dee enjoys treating a variety of patients, but has a passion for orthopedic, prosthetics and orthotics, and working with amputees.

Community/Recreational Activities: Dee enjoys traveling, antiques, woodworking and refinishing, and enjoying family and friends.

Tammy Conner, OTR/L CLT CEAS

Title: Occupational Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University 1995, OT and B.S. in Psychology

Began with Genesis: 2001

Specialization/Certification: Tammy has completed graduate work in the area of Behavioral Science. During her career she has become a certified lymphedema specialist and trained as an Ergoscience FCR provider. Tammy has an interest in treating patients with upper extremity orthopedic injuries, splinting, burns, occupational health, and lymphedema. She is trained in the use of BioNess for neuromuscular re-education and has been certified as an Iserhagen provider for FCE's, work hardening, worksite evaluation, and job site analysis, Tammy has also gone through training to become a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist (CEAS 1).

Community/Recreational Activities: Tammy enjoys swimming and is an advocate for individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Betsy Wolin, MA, CCC-SLP

Title: Speech and Language Pathologist

School and Year of Graduation: Augustana College 2007, BA; Truman State University, MA

Began with Genesis: 2009

Specialization/Certification: Betsy received her Certificate of Clinical Competency from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association in August 2010. Betsy enjoys working with individuals of all ages with speech, language, swallowing, and cognitive linguistic deficits.

Rebecca Rall, MA, CCC-SLP

Title: Speech and Language Pathologist

School and Year of Graduation: University of Northern Iowa 1987, MA

Began with Genesis: 1998

Specialization/Certification: Rebecca has experience in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, long term care, home health, pediatrics, pulmonary care, neonatal care, and consultant for group homes for the developmentally delayed. Rebecca currently specialized in stroke and brain injury recovery and oral myofunctional therapy.

Community/Recreational Activities: Rebecca enjoys quilting and walking.

Allison Thompson, MOTR/L, OT

Title: Occupational Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University 2005, MOTR/L, CLT

Began with Genesis: 2005

Specialization/Certification: Allison is trained in the use of BioNess H200 for upper extremity neurologic dysfunction. She enjoys working with a variety of patients with stroke, brain injury, and upper extremity orthopedic injuries. Allison also specializes in the treatment of patients with lymphedema.

Brooke Ketner, PTA

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University 2004 and Blackhawk College 2006, AAS

Began with Genesis: 2006

Specialization/Certification: Brooke graduated from St. Ambrose University with a Fitness and Human Performance Degree in 2004. Since she enjoyed working with post surgical patients in an orthopedic realm she decided to pursue an AAS Degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Brooke graduated in August 2006 with a PTA Degree from Black Hawk College and now enjoys working with a variety of patients. Orthopedic patients and sports performance athletes are two areas that interest Brooke the most.

Heather VanCamp, PT, DPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University 2010, DPT

Began with Genesis: 2011

Specialization/Certification: Heather enjoys working with orthopedic patients of all ages.

Community/Recreational Activities: Heather enjoys spending time with family, boating, swimming, and volleyball. Heather also enjoys cheering on the Cubbies and Hawkeyes.

Jessica Chrisman, OTR/L

Title: Occupational Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Western Michigan University 2010, OT

Began with Genesis: 2011

Specialization/Certification: Jessica currently practices occupational therapy at Genesis Outpatient Rehabilitation at Valley Fair and Maplecrest. Jessica enjoys working with individuals of all ages, with an interest in patients with stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and upper extremity orthopedic injuries.

Ashley O'Dell, PT, MPTAshley O'Dell, PT, MPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Northern Illinois University 2010, MPT

Began with Genesis: 2010

Specialization/Certification: Ashley graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2010.  She specializes in orthopedics, but has a specific  interest treating patients with total joint replacements and back pain.

Community/Recreational Activities: In her free time, Ashley likes to scrapbook, spend time with her family, and go for walks. 

Forms

Initial Paperwork

To better understand your current condition, Genesis Physical Rehabilitation will request the completion of our history and intake form at your initial visit. For your convenience, please feel free to print and complete this document prior to your appointment. If you choose to complete the paperwork in advance, please be sure to bring the completed history and intake form to your initial evaluation.

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