MEET OUR FOUNDERS

Established in 2006

MITZI GIBSON, MSPT

TRISHA COOPER

MEET OUR COO

MELISSA HOLLAND

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Melissa became the Chief Operating Officer of APT in 2020.

MEET OUR LITTLE ROCK TEAM

MADISON ALEXANDER, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of Aliso Viejo, California, Madison received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Arkansas State University. Madison joined the APT team in 2019, and is certified in Dry Needling.

TYLER BASS, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Tyler received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2018. Tyler has his level one certification from the Titleist Performance Institute, and is certified in Dry Needling.

HAYLEY BLACKWOOD, PTA

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of  Heber Springs, Arkansas, Hayley graduated from Arkansas State University and joined the APT team in 2015. Hayley is certified in Dry Needling.

BRANSON BRIDGES

Therapy Technician

A native of Decatur, Illinois, Branson graduated from Harding University in 2010 and joined the APT team in 2017.

MONTANA CHAPMAN, DPT

Clinical Director

Orthopedics

Little Rock Clinic

A native of Bella Vista, Arkansas, Montana received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2018. Montana is certified in LSVT BIG® and Dry Needling.

MATT COLLAR, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Matt received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2015.

STEPHEN CRAWFORD

Therapy Technician

A native of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Stephen graduated from the University of Central Arkansas in 2019 and joined the APT team in 2019.

JUSTIN JONES, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Shreveport, Louisiana, Justin received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2020. Justin is certified in Dry Needling.

MARSHALL MCDANIEL, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Marshall received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Arkansas State University and joined the APT team in 2019. Marshall is certified in Dry Needling.

SANDY MCDONALD, PT, PRPC

Clinical Director

Pelvic Rehabilitation

Little Rock Clinic

A native of Irving, Texas, Sandy received her degree in physical therapy from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Sandy joined the APT team in 2011. Sandy is certified in Visceral Mobilization and Dry Needling.

STEPHEN MCDONALD, PT

Orthopedics

A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Stephen received his degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2019. Stephen is certified in Dry Needling.

OLIVIA MCKEE, OTR/L, CLT-LANA

Lymphedema Specialist

A native of Leesville, Louisiana, Olivia received her Masters in Occupational Therapy from Texas Woman's University and became a certified lymphedema therapist (CLT) in 2006. She joined the APT team in 2018.

KELSEY MOIX, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of Conway, Arkansas, Kelsey received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2017. Kelsey is certified in Dry Needling.

JULIA RENFRO, NREMT-P

Therapy Technician

A native of McRae, Arkansas, Julia graduated from Southern Arkansas University and is a certified paramedic. She joined the APT team in 2020.

RACHEL SCOTT, DPT, CSCS

Orthopedics

A native of West Monroe, Louisiana, Rachel received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas in 2006 and joined the APT team in 2018. Rachel is certified in LSVT BIG® and Dry Needling.

BRIER SKOGSBERG, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of Kirksville, MO, Brier received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas, and joined the APT team in 2020. Brier is certified in Dry Needling.

JOSEPH VASQUEZ

Therapy Technician

A native of North Little Rock, Arkansas, Joseph graduated from UCA in 2018 and joined the APT team in 2019.

MANDY HILL

Patient Coordinator

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Mandy joined the APT team in 2021.

SARA JOHNSON

Administrative Assistant

A native of Cabot, Arkansas, Sara joined the APT team in 2016.

KATIE JONES

Office Manager

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Katie joined the APT team in 2016.

JESSICA SITZMANN

Ancillary Staff

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Jessica joined the APT team in 2018.

TORY TATE

Marketing Director

A native of Pearlington, Mississippi, and a graduate of Jacksonville State University, Tory joined the APT team in 2012.

MARIAH WEAVER

Ancillary Staff

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Mariah joined the APT team in 2020.

HALEY WOODFIELD

Patient Coordinator

A native of Denver, Colorado, Haley graduated from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2020.

MEET OUR NORTH LITTLE ROCK TEAM

CAROL ANN BOWERMAN

Therapy Technician

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Carol graduated from UALR and joined the APT team in 2020.

BRANDEE BROWN

Therapy Technician

A native of Magnolia, Arkansas, and a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas, Brandee joined the APT team in 2019.

ANNIE CAVENAR, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Annie received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2019. Annie is certified in Dry Needling.

ANDREW DAVIS, DPT

Clinical Director

Orthopedics

North Little Rock Clinic

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Andrew received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2017. Andrew has his level one certification from the Titleist Performance Institute, and is certified in Dry Needling.

HAYDEN DORSETT, DPT, COMT

Orthopedics

A native of Haltom City, Texas, Hayden received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2019. Hayden has his level one certification from the Titleist Performance Institute, and is certified in Dry Needling.

ASHTIN HOSKINS, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of Huntington, Indiana, Ashtin received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University in 2018 and joined the APT team in 2018. Ashtin is certified in Dry Needling.

CHRISTOPHER PHILLIPS

Therapy Technician

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Christopher graduated from the University of Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2020.

CAMERON SHANNON, DPT

Orthopedics

A native of Hoover, Alabama, Cameron received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the Harding University and joined the APT team in 2021. Cameron is certified in Dry Needling.

ALEX TESSMAN, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation

A native of Sherwood, Arkansas, Alex received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas and joined the APT team in 2021.

MICA MCDOWELL

Patient Coordinator

A native of Pheonix, Arizona, Mica graduated from UALR and joined the APT team in 2021.

A native of Willmar, Arkansas, Ania graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello and joined the APT team in 2020.

ANIA WASHINGTON

Office Manager

A native of Willmar, Arkansas, Ania graduated from the University of Arkansas at Monticello and joined the APT team in 2020.

MEET OUR BENTON TEAM

KATE BAKER, DPT, PRPC, CAPP OB

Clinical Director

Pelvic Rehabilitation, Orthopedics

Benton Clinic

A native of Benton, Arkansas, Kate received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2016. Kate is certified in Dry Needling.

LEIGHA BAKER

Therapy Technician

A native of Del Rio, Texas, Leigha graduated from Remington College and joined the APT team in 2020.

ASHLEY POSEY, DPT

Pelvic Rehabilitation, Orthopedics

A native of Sherwood, Arkansas, Ashley received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Harding University and joined the APT team in 2019. Ashley is certified in Dry Needling.

MELISSA RUBY

Billing Specialist

A native of Blue Springs, Missouri, Melissa joined the Advanced team in 2016.

RADHIKA WOOD

Office Manager

A native of India, Radhika has lived in Little Rock for 34 years. She joined the Advanced team in 2017.

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