The neuro specialty program therapists offer physical, occupational and speech therapy for neurological disorders and cognitive impairment from brain injury and stroke.
Physical Therapy and Rehab - Neuro Specialty Program
Community Health Pavilion Ft. Ben
8501 E. 56th St.
Indianapolis, IN 46216 | View map
Therapists and specialties
Lea Loveless, PT, MPT is a physical therapist who specializes in pediatric physical therapy and neurological disorders for adults and pediatrics. In addition, Lea has advanced training in pediatric kinesiotaping, the assessment and treatment of torticollis, the evaluation and treatment of early intervention and the evaluation and treatment of neurological impairments of pediatrics and adults.
Jessica Miller, OTR, CBIS is an occupational therapist and Certified Brain Injury Specialist who specializes in visual and cognitive rehabilitation following brain injury, neuromuscular re-education to improve function following hemiparesis and return to work assessment and re-training following brain injury. Jessica also has advanced training in cognitive rehabilitation, functional neuromuscular re-education and complementary therapies including esoteric healing.
Cara Riesner, PT, DPT is a doctor of physical therapy who specializes in the holistic and comprehensive care of patients with neurological conditions, primarily stroke and brain injury, Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis. Additionally, Cara has a special interest in postural control and stabilization, gait training including bodyweight support, advanced balance and basic vestibular training, wheelchair evaluations and physical therapy treatment of spastic and flaccid hemiplegia.
Katie Reuter, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS is a speech-language pathologist who specializes in cognitive and language rehabilitation following brain injury. She also has a special interest in group facilitation and treatment of cognitive disorders. Additionally, Katie has advanced training in cognitive rehabilitation, complementary therapies – esoteric healing and is a Certified Brain Injury Specialist (CBIS).
Lauren Tucker, PT, DPT is a doctor of physical therapy who specializes in Parkinson’s disease, functional electrical stimulation for foot drop, hippotherapy and spinal cord injuries. Lauren also has advanced training in Bioness, a functional electrical stimulation for gait training efficiency, wheelchair evaluations and is LSVT BIG certified, which is a specific protocol in therapy for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
Sherrie Waugh, MOT, OTR, CDRS, CBIS is an occupational therapist, Certified Driving Rehabilitation Specialist and Certified Brain Injury Specialist who specializes in driving rehabilitation following brain injury, cognitive rehabilitation following brain injury, and return to work assessment and re-training following brain injury. Sherrie has extensive experience with in-clinic and behind the wheel driving evaluations, training with vehicle modifications (spinner knobs, left foot accelerator and hand controls) and cognitive rehabilitation.