FAYETTEVILLE, NC - Brad Hancock, MPT, of Activcare Physical Therapy, announced that Brittanny Matthews, PT, DPT and Krista Osborne, PT, DPT have been hired as staff physical therapists in the Fayetteville office located at 2301 Robeson Street, Suite 204.
Brittanny Matthews, PT, DPT grew up in Garner, North Carolina. She received a BS in Exercise Physiology in 2009 and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012 from East Carolina University. While completing the Physical Therapy program at ECU, she worked as a Graduate Assistant in the Muscle Physiology laboratory, where she researched the effects of exercise and aging on the Vitamin D receptor located in skeletal muscle cells. Her research ultimately investigated ways physical therapy can further reduce fall risk in the geriatric population.
Krista Osborne, PT, DPT is originally from Portland, Oregon. She received her Bachelor's of Science in Exercise Science from Gonzaga University in 2009 and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Emory University in 2012. Krista has performed research in both gait biomechanics and peripheral nerve injury. She has experience in neurology, pediatrics and acute care and has taken advanced coursework on the treatment of sports injuries. She plans to specialize in the rehabilitation of patients with neurological conditions.
"Brittanny and Krista both offer very specialized expertise to help us continue our mission to provide patients with the best physical therapy care and to improve the quality of life in the Fayetteville community through healing, education and empowerment," said Brad Hancock, MPT, owner of Activcare Physical Therapy. "I am honored to welcome them to the Activcare team."
Activcare Physical Therapy is a physical therapy practice offering world-class, comprehensive physical and occupational therapy services that improve function, encourage independence and enhance quality of life. For more information about Activcare Physical Therapy, visit www.activcarept.com or call 919-535-8758.
About Activcare Physical Therapy
Activcare Physical Therapy, with multiple locations throughout Raleigh and Fayetteville, NC provides physical therapy services with a strong emphasis on orthopedic injuries, geriatrics, women's health, neurological, incontinence, general conditioning/cardiovascular, balance and vestibular disorders, foot and ankle biomechanics and spine treatments including cervical decompression therapy. Our quality therapy services provide continuity of health services and positively influence their patient outcomes. Activcare provides patients from all walks of life with world-class, comprehensive physical and occupational therapy services that improve function, encourage independence, and enhance quality of life. For more information, visit www.Activcarept.com or call 919-535-8758.
Media Contact: Charlie Caserta Activcare Physical Therapy ccaserta@Activcarept.com 919-535-8758