South 8th Street (MAX)

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Spectrum Rehab - Max
810 Arcturus Drive,
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
(p) 719-444-0381, (f ) 719-444-0218

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Brooke

Brooke (PTA)

Brooke (PTA)

Brooke is originally from Ames, Iowa and has lived in Colorado Springs for the last two years. She attended Iowa State University majoring in Kinesiology and graduated with her PTA degree from Mercy College of Health Science in Des Moines, IA in 2013. Brooke has worked in outpatient orthopedics for two years and enjoys the variety of people she gets to work with. Brooke is also certified in Kinesio Taping and looks forward to expanding her knowledge within her career. She enjoys working will all types of diagnosis but has a niche for sports rehab and joint replacements.

In her free time, Brooke enjoys working out, hiking, exploring Colorado, and trying new things. Brooke’s husband Dennis is an Olympian training here in Colorado Springs and she enjoys supporting him and watching him compete.

Heather

Heather (PTA)

Heather (PTA)

Heather is a licensed PTA with 15 years of experience. She attended SIU-C for 4 years and graduated with a degree in Applied Science/PTA

Her Specialties include:  Aquatics: orthopedic, neurological, and pediatrics MET for spine.

Heather moved to CO 4 years ago to be closer to the mountains. She enjoys hiking, camping, and writing in her spare time.  The rest of her time is spent spoiling and playing with her dog Mathias.

Rhiannon

Rhiannon (PTA)

Rhiannon (PTA)

Rhiannon is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant originally from Yardley, Pennsylvania. After graduating from Penn State in 2011 with a Bachelors of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Rhiannon worked for the Bucks County Intermediate Unit in Early Childhood Intervention until 2013 when she decided to go back to school to study Physical Therapy. She graduated with an Associates of Applied Science in Physical Therapy from California University of Pennsylvania in 2015.

Rhiannon moved to Colorado shortly after graduating to pursue her interest in outpatient and aquatic therapy. She looks forward to expanding her knowledge and skill base as her career progresses. In her free time, Rhiannon enjoys hiking, traveling and exploring new places, cooking and trying new foods, swimming, drawing and painting, and practicing the oboe and piano.

Peggy (PTA)

Peggy is a licensed PTA originally from Viking, MN. After vacationing in Colorado nearly 30 years ago, Peggy decided to make Colorado her home. Peggy worked for the State of Colorado in Denver for ten years after moving to Colorado; however, with two children at home she wanted to be more available to them and took a job in sales with Acme Brick in Castle Rock.
After raising her children, Peggy went back to school to become a PTA and graduated in January 2016 with her degree. Since graduating, she has specialized in aquatics therapy. Peggy is a member of the APTA’s Aquatic and Geriatric Sections and looks forward to expanding her knowledge through work experiences, professional memberships and continuing education. Peggy has a passion for young and old alike but has a special affinity for the geriatric population as she has seen first-hand how instrumental physical therapy is for maintaining a person’s independence.
Peggy and her husband, Michael, enjoy spending time with family, friends, and their two dogs (Frankie & Niko), as well as camping, fishing, and traveling as time permits.

Kelly

Kelly (PTA)

Kelly (PTA)

Originally from Montana, Kelly played basketball in college in North Dakota where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Exercise & Sport Science.  She also received a Coaching Minor in 2012 from Dickinson State University.

She lived in Arizona the last three years where she finished a PTA degree in 2015 from Mohave Community College in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

She knew she wanted to work in out-patient orthopedics and Spectrum Rehabilitation seemed like the right fit out of school.  Working alongside a great team of therapists, she enjoys working with knees, shoulders, joint replacements, sports injuries and Parkinson's disease.

She's excited to be in Colorado and explore all it has to offer.  Her interests are hiking, going to the gym, watching sports, trying new restaurants, going to concerts and hanging out with her dog Boston.

Marshall (PTA)

Marshall grew up in Texas where he graduated from high school and attended Vernon College where he played 1st base and catcher for the baseball team. After graduating with and Associate of Science he transferred to Texas Tech University where he obtained a B.S in Exercise and Sport Sciences in May of 2014. Marshall attended South Plains College to pursue an A.A.S in Physical Therapist Assistant and graduated in May of 2016. Upon passing the National Physical Therapist Assistant Licensure Exam, Marshall moved to Colorado Springs to begin work here at Spectrum Rehabilitation in July of 2016. Marshall enjoys spending time outdoors mountain biking, skiing, hiking, and fly fishing. He enjoys working with people, getting to know their individual injury and helping them throughout the rehab process.

Melissa (TECH)

Melissa is a Physical Therapy Technician working in aquatics at Spectrum Rehabilitation. She is an EMT-IV originally from South Florida, but with a love for the mountains. After graduating from Florida State University with a Bachelors of Science in Biology, she decided to move to Colorado to pursue a career in healthcare and explore the outdoors.

When she’s not helping take care of patients, she’s either rock climbing or out in the mountains hiking, running, or climbing The Fourteeners. On the rare occasion that Colorado’s weather is too bad to be outdoors, she’s at home with her family, two dogs, a cat, and 22 chickens!

Angela (Office Manager)

Angela and her husband, Gunner, chose Colorado Springs as their retirement home. Angela retired from the Army in 2005 as a Personnel Officer with 22 years of service and two deployments to Iraq. She worked for one year with Pikes Peak United Way, learning about her new community and thoroughly enjoying the opportunity to help others in the private sector. After a brief six month vacation, Angela returned to Fort Carson as a government employee working for the Commanding General of Fort Carson. With the move of Division West to Fort Hood, Texas, Angela moved to a new position in the Military HR Department. Gunner retired in 2004 as a Special Forces Warrant Officer with 34 years of service and countless deployments.

Angela joined Spectrum Rehab in February 2012 as the Office Manager, but her relationship with the company started in August 2009 as a patient in the cancer rehab program. She enjoys knitting, quilting, football, and all the wonderful outdoor activities Colorado has to offer with her wonderful husband, Gunner and their Westie, Blue.

Sheila (Front Desk)

A native of Colorado, Sheila joined the Spectrum Rehabilitation team in July of 2013 after a long career at Digital/Compaq/Hewlett Packard. She has an extensive background in Project Management, Customer Service and web development. She attended Colorado Technical University while working on a Bachelor Science degree in Project Management. She also holds a Project Management certificate from George Washington University. She thoroughly enjoys working with the public and the challenges of learning about physical therapy.

Sheila’s personal interests include NASCAR racing, crocheting, knitting, quilting and spending time with husband, family and their three Shih-Tzus (Riley, Chloe, and Gracie). She has a passion for giving back to the community through donations of quilts and afghans. It is her philosophy that helping others makes the community a better place to live.

Ashley (Front Desk)

Ashley joined the Spectrum team in August 2016. Originally from Maryland, she now makes her home in Colorado with her husband Nick and daughter Kaylee. She has an Associates degree in Medical Assisting and enjoys working in the medical field. In her spare time she loves going to the gym and exploring the great outdoors, especially the beach.

Millie (Front Desk)

Millie was born in Puerto Rico and traveled the world with her family. She moved to Colorado 10 years ago when her dad retired from the Army. She is currently enrolled at CTU perusing her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with Healthcare Management. She enjoys watching movies, playing with her dog Shena and spending all her free time on Pintrest when she's not playing her upcoming wedding in November 2017.

Alison (Insurance Specialist)

Originally a native of Michigan, Alison decided to call Colorado Springs home when she retired after 20 years as a Special Operations Intelligence Officer. She holds a Bachelor’s from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master’s in International Relations from the University of Oklahoma, as well as speaking several languages. Multiple deployments across the globe made her decide to do an 180˚ turn, and she began her goal of obtaining a nursing degree and becoming a Flight For Life crewmember. You can find her volunteering in multiple locations within the Penrose Hospital community.

To obtain a different perspective, Alison joined the Spectrum team in April 2016. When her head is not in a book or trying to figure out your insurance, she can been seen on her motorcycle, knitting, or hand-spinning linen for Colonial Williamsburg historical weavers. Her “kids” – English Mastiff Melyn and cats Sabella, Sweepea, Maxwell and Tahoe – also keep her busy with their endless antics.