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Dr. Foley named a "Top Doc"
Dr. Brian Foley of Community Spine Center was named in the 2011 Indianapolis Monthly "Top Doctors" listing of the area's leading physicians, along with more than 100 other Community physicians. He is a "Top Doctor" in the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation category. Congratulations! View the entire list by specialty >>
We are proud to announce that our physical therapist, Kim Roberts, has passed her exam and is now "certified" in the McKenzie Method (Cert. MDT). She joins Jason Elenburg, PT, and Gayle Simala, PT, who are also certified in the McKenzie Method. The certification exam consists of multi-level testing with written and performance components designed to assess the clinical knowledge and skills developed by the practitioner throughout the course curriculum.
Roberts, Simala and Elenburg promote the highest standards of utilization of the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy MDT protocols in its fundamental, proven form. This achievement further demonstrates our physical therapists’ knowledge, expertise, professionalism, and commitment to the network, the Spine Center and our patients. Learn more about the McKenzie Method >>
Brian S. Foley, M.D., MBA
Dr. Foley, medical director for the Community Spine Center at Community Health Network, has extensive experience with Indiana worker’s compensation and routinely performs Independent Medical Exams and impairment ratings. In addition to treating injured workers, he has lectured internationally on a wide range of topics. He has performed thousands of diagnostic and therapeutic spinal injections under fluoroscopy.
Dr. Foley is a member of the International Spine Intervention Society. He is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, electrodiagnostic medicine and pain medicine. Along with Dr. Sorg, he is one of only two physicians in Indianapolis to be recognized by the NCQA's Back Pain Recognition Program.
Dr. Foley received his Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Binghamton University; he earned his medical degree from the State University of New York at Syracuse. Dr. Foley performed his internship in internal medicine and residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Ohio State University. He practiced outpatient musculoskeletal medicine and interventional spine work in private practice before serving as an assistant professor at Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Foley earned his MBA from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.
Joshua Salyer, D.O.
Dr. Salyer joined Community Spine Center in 2011 and serves patients on the south side of Indianapolis. He is a graduate of Midwestern University-Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale, and he completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Salyer is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Medical Association, American Osteopathic Association and International Spine Intervention Society.
Jason Sorg, M.D.
Dr. Sorg joined the Community Spine Center at Community Hospital North in 2008 after completing his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Indiana University School of Medicine. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Indianapolis prior to attending medical school at the Indiana University School of Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Sorg was inducted into the prestigious medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha.
In addition to specializing in providing care to patients with neck and back pain, Dr. Sorg’s areas of interest include electromyography, fluoroscopic guided spine injections, occupational health and sports medicine.
Dr. Sorg is a member of the American Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and International Spine Intervention Society. Along with Dr. Foley, he is one of only two physicians in Indianapolis to be recognized by the NCQA's Back Pain Recognition Program.
Dr. Sorg lives in Carmel, Indiana. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading, attending sporting events and running.
Nicole R. Zulkowski, M.D.
Nicole Zulkowski joined Community Spine Center in 2012 and serves patients on the south side of Indianapolis in the Greenwood office. She received her undergraduate degree from University of Indianapolis and her medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Zulkowski also completed her residency at Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis. She is board-eligible in physical medicine and rehabilitation.
Dr. Zulkowski is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Medical Association, Indianapolis Medical Society and the Indiana State Medical Association.
Gayle Simala, MSPT,
Back and neck therapist
Jason Elenburg, PT, Cert. MDT
Back and neck therapist
Kim Roberts, DPT, OCS,
Back and neck therapist