Physical Therapy, Lombard

Welcome to Genesis Physical Rehabilitation at Lombard. We specialize in offering programs that meet the needs of patients requiring outpatient physical and occupational 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.


Genesis Health System - Lombard

PT Location on Lombard1414 W Lombard St.
Davenport, IA 52804
563-421-9569 (Fax)


6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Monday-Friday


Outpatient physical and occupational therapy is available for patients who have moderate to severe physical limitations and who can travel to receive care. Musculoskeletal and neurological dysfunctions, soft tissue, sports medicine, neurologic, fibromyalgia and work related injuries are the most frequent ailments referred to Lombard Physical 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
  • Sprains and strains
  • Soft tissue disorders
  • Vestibular disorders (Dizziness)
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Post operative cases
  • Fractures

To meet our goal Genesis Physical Rehabilitation at Lombard 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 current level of functioning. The center provides outpatient physical therapy and outpatient occupational therapy. All therapy services are provided by highly educated physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physical therapist assistants. 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 and outpatient occupational therapy needs.


Chris HunterChris Hunter, PT, MPT

Title: Physical Therapist and Clinic Supervisor

School and Year of Graduation: University of Iowa 1998, BS; St. Ambrose 2001, MPT

Specialization/Certification: Chris is a Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. In his current position Chris has the opportunity to treat a variety of patients utilizing an evidence-based approach. Chris specializes in treating clients with orthopedic problems, sports injuries, and post surgical cases. He has had great success in treating all areas of the spine utilizing the most recent outcome measures to ensure optimal evidence-based care. Along with orthopedic clients, Chris has a strong interest in treating clients with vestibular problems and associated balance difficulties.

Community/Recreational Activities: Chris is currently pursuing his Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He enjoys watching Hawkeye sports and helping coach his children's soccer and basketball teams.

Aaron Kamla,  PTAAaron Kamla, PTA

Title: Physical Therapy Assistant

School and Year of Graduation: Black Hawk College 2007, A.S. for Physical Therapy Assistant

Specialization/Certification: Aaron has spent several years working as a PTA at an outpatient orthopedic clinic. Aaron is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the National Strength and  Conditioning Association.  In addition, he is also a certified personal trainer.

Abby Hovey, PT, DPT

Abby Hovey, DPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Luther College 2005, health major and biology minor; The University of Iowa 2007, DPT

Specializations/Certification: Abby enjoys working with a variety of diagnoses, but she is especially interested in the rehabilitation of joint replacements, vestibular conditions, and the complex geriatric patient.

Community/Recreational Activities: Abby is originally from Delhi, Iowa, but now resides in Bettendorf with her husband, Paul, and daughter, Jillian. In her free time, Abby enjoys spending time with family, photography, cooking, and vacationing to Colorado.

Jennifer Baird, PT, PhD

Jennifer Baird, PT, PhDTitle: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Bradley University, 1995, PT; University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2012, PhD

Specializations/Certification: Jennifer enjoys treating a wide array of individuals.  She has a specific interest working with older adults and general orthopedic patients.

Community/Recreational Activities: Jennifer teaches in the DPT Program at St. Ambrose University. She is very involved with her church and she enjoys hiking, biking & reading.

Kari Basler Wiese, OTR/L

Kari Basler Wiese, OTR/L

Title: Occupational Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Wartburg College 1998; St. Ambrose University 2001, Masters in Occupational Therapy

Specialization/Certification: Kari graduated with her masters in occupational therapy in 2001, and she treats a variety of diagnoses at Genesis Physical Rehabilitation.

Community/Recreational Activities: Kari grew up in Lenox, Iowa, and currently calls Davenport home. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons. Kari also has an interest in traveling.

Kelli Hillebrand, PT, DPT

Kelli Hillebrand, PT, DPTTitle: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Clarke College, 2008, DPT

Specializations/Certification: Kelli enjoys treating all patients, but she has a particular interest treating the older adult population.  In addition, Kelli is a Certified Exercise Expert for the Aging Adult (CEEAA) and is certified in ASTYM treatment.

Community/Recreational Activities: Kelli enjoys partaking in a mix of cardiovascular and weight training activities. She also enjoys attending concerts in her spare time.

Leslie Drenth, PT, DPT Leslie Drenth, PT, DPT

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: University of North Dakota 1984, PT; St. Ambrose University 2005, DPT

Specialization/Certification: Leslie specializes primarily in the occupational health field, focusing on rehabilitation or work-related orthopedic injuries. She also enjoys treating all orthopedic conditions.

Community/Recreational Activities: Leslie enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. In her free time, she also likes hiking, cycling, music and reading.

Matthew Rokes, PT, DPT, ATC/L, CSCS Matthew Rokes, PT, DPT, ATC/L, CSCS

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: University of Northern Iowa 2008, Athletic Training; St. Ambrose University 2010, DPT

Specializations/Certification: Matthew is an Athletic Trainer for the USA women’s Sevens rugby team and the Midwest U23 women’s rugby All-Stars. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association and the American Physical Therapy Association.

Community/Recreational Activities: Matthew grew up in Dike, Iowa, and now resides in LeClaire with his wife and dog. He enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, and fishing.

Scott Jacobs, PT

Scott Jacobs, PTTitle: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: Chicago Medical School, 1989

Specializations/Certification: Scott has a strong interest treating patients with spine, vestibular, and  general orthopedic conditions.

Community/Recreational Activities: In his free time, Scott enjoys exercising, fishing, woodworking, golf, gardening, and reading.

Allyson Wennlund, PT, DPT Allyson Wennlund

Title: Physical Therapist

School and Year of Graduation: St. Ambrose University, 2012, BS in Exercise Science; St. Ambrose University, 2013, DPT

Specialization/Certification: Allyson enjoys treating patients of all ages, but she has a special interest in orthopedics and pediatrics. Allyson is currently helping to run the Prescription Fitness Program for pediatrics.

Community/Recreational Activities: Allyson enjoys running and cycling in her free time, along with other outdoor activities. She also spends time volunteering and coordinating volunteers at Harvest Bible Chapel in Davenport.


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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