TRI-COUNTY/FAIRFIELD CENTER STAFF


PHYSICAL THERAPISTS

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+ BRIAN HOFFMAN PT, MPT

Physical Therapist, and Dry Needling Specialist

“I enjoy working with each patient to develop a treatment plan that is specific to their condition and goals..”

Work Location:

  • Fairfield

Education:

  • Masters of Physical Therapy, MPT, Temple University 2002
  • Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology, Pre-PT, Temple University 1999

Continuing Education:

  • Matheson FCE Course
  • Dry Needling

Personal Interests:

  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Golfing
  • Cooking

What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken? Why?: Disney World with the family. The look of amazement in my children's eyes makes it the happiest place on earth.

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die):

  • Hit a hole-in-one
  • Travel Europe
  • Visit Hawaii

If you could trade places for a day with someone, who would it be and why?: Chris Evans. Who wouldn't want to be Captain America for a day?!


PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANTS

+ JEANNIE NARTKER PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

"As a Physical Therapist Assistant, I enjoy working directly with the Physical Therapist and the patient utilizing interventions to enable the patient to return to their prior level of function. One of the most rewarding aspects of my job is educating patients not only on their their impairment , but emphasizing the importance of mobility and exercise as part of their daily activities , and seeing how it improves their overall quality of life!"

Work Location: Tri-County - Fairfield

Education:

  • Miami University, Oxford, Ohio B.S. Business Administration
  • Sinclair Community College, Physical Therapist Assistant

Continuing Education:

  • Current Concepts in Management of Upper and Lower Quarter Injuries
  • Optimizing performance and rehab using Kinesiology tape
  • Optimizing prosthetics therapy
  • Examination and interventions of the lumbar spine
  • Functional core stability
  • Integrating Neurodynamic and manual therapy in Physical Therapy rehab
  • Mysteries of the hip
  • Dynamic testing for successful outcomes
  • Yoga / Mobility for Athletes

Personal Interests:

  • Working out
  • Playing golf and tennis
  • Spending time with family and friends

What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken? Why?: Our yearly trips to Hilton Head Island is always special as we meet our good friends from Georgia there every year. it is the only time we get together due to our distance. Our families have been vacationing together for 17 years and all the kids and adults get along so well,it's like we have never been apart. we have made some great memories over the years and hope to make many more!

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die):

  • Travel to Europe
  • Participate in another half marathon
  • Own a vacation home somewhere warm when I retire and play golf and tennis anytime!

If you could trade places for a day with someone, who would it be and why?: A celebrity to see what it is like to be rich and famous for a day!

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+ CALEB HIGDON PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant, TEAM PTA

"I love physical therapy because it allows me to play an active role in assisting each patient that comes through our doors as they are working toward achieving their individual goals."

Work Location: Tri-County - Fairfield

Education:

  • AAS, Physical Therapist Assisting, University of Cincinnati, Clermont college

Personal Interests:

  • Hiking/camping/kayaking - anything outside really
  • Playing with my dog, Watson
  • Making delicious barbecue

What is your favorite vacation you have ever taken? Why?: Definitely the Caribbean cruise I went on for my honeymoon. We ended up riding four wheelers on a private beach on a bohemian island -It’d be pretty difficult to beat that!

My bucket list (three things I want to do before I die):

  • Travel all over Australia
  • Backpack in the Grand Canyon
  • Go base jumping

If you could trade places for a day with someone, who would it be and why?: I would love to spend a day (and only one day) as the President of the United States. Not because I think I could do the job well, but I think it would be fun to experience that type of responsibility for twenty-four hours.