Physical therapy in Rawlins, Wyoming
The licensed professionals in our Rawlins clinic provide physical therapy care for a variety of conditions, including general orthopedics, sports medicine, pre- and post-operative care, total joint rehab, running analysis and custom orthotics. In addition to physical therapy treatments, we are able to provide athletic training and sports specific rehabilitation training to school-age and adult athletes, including free injury screenings.
Our therapists spend one-on-one time with every patient to evaluate their condition, discuss treatment options, and develop an effective, evidence-based treatment plan. Patients appreciate the team approach to their care as they benefit from the unique skills and abilities of each therapist, while under the direct care and supervision of the same therapist throughout their care.
While new to the Rawlins community, Fremont Therapy has been serving Fremont County for nearly 20 years and is widely regarded, both by physicians and patients, as being clinically exceptional and outcomes-driven. Patients coming to our new clinic can expect superior customer service and an evidence-based approach to get them back to healthy and active lifestyles as soon as possible.
Address: 1102 W. Spruce Street Rawlins, WY, 82301
The Rawlins clinic was completed in May 2015 and is a 6,500 square foot facility with a heated therapy pool, four private treatment rooms, a large gym facility with state-of-the art therapy equipment and a whirlpool for wound care. The therapy pool, which is clinically beneficial for pain relief and expediting recovery, is kept at 95 degrees and is equipped with an underwater treadmill. Patients enjoy the year-round safety of convenient handicap parking, fully handicap accessible entry and heated sidewalks.
Nate Tanner - PT, DPT Clinic Director/Owner
Nate is the director of the Rawlins clinic. He has been a practicing physical therapist since 2008, primarily working in the outpatient orthopedic setting. Nate is a certified functional capacity evaluator, which allows him to evaluate individuals’ capacity to perform work activities related to his or her employment. He also has advanced training in pediatrics, orthopedics, wound care, manual therapy and sports therapy. Nate works with all patients, from pediatrics to geriatrics, and enjoys seeing them progress and get back to doing the things they enjoy most in life.
Nate earned his doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the A.T. Still University in Arizona and his Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Sciences from the University Wyoming.
When not seeing patients, you will find Nate spending time with his wife, Randi, and their four children, Mylee, Harris, Wilk and Benson. They are active in the community and love biking, hiking, traveling and pretty much any sport in which they have the opportunity to participate.
Myriah Warren - PT, DPT
Myriah has always had an interest in the medical field and physical activities which led her to pursue a career in physical therapy to combine the two. She likes working one-on-one with patients to provide individualized care to help them return to their prior activity level. She enjoys working in a rural setting, allowing her to use a wide array of skills and continue learning about different specialties within the field. Myriah has many interests, some of those including orthopedics, geriatrics, manual therapy and wound care. She would eventually like to specialize in geriatrics or orthopedics and become certified in manual therapy.
Myriah earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of South Florida and her Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Colorado Mesa University. She played volleyball, basketball and ran track at Rawlins High School and played rugby at Colorado Mesa.
In her free time Myriah enjoys playing sports, spending time outdoors, traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Adam McFarland - LAT/ATC
Adam is one of the Certified Athletic Trainers on staff at the Rawlins clinic. He enjoys assisting patients with their rehabilitation and helping with the process to get patients back to the activities they enjoy in their daily lives. Adam covers athletic training services for athletes at Rawlins High School as they compete. Adam takes pride in educating athletes to prevent injuries that may occur on the field/court, as well as helping athletes return to the field of play after an injury.
Adam holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training at Presentation College in South Dakota, where he played four years of baseball and coached as a student-assistant. He earned his Master’s degree from Northern State University in Sports Performance and Leadership, where served as an assistant coach the baseball team at Presentation College.
A Rawlins native, Adam participated in tennis, track, and basketball while a student Rawlins High School and still enjoys participating in local recreation sports, as well as spending time outdoors with his friends and family.
Elisa Detling - Physical Therapist Assistant
As a Physical Therapist Assistant, Elisa brings ample experience in working with various types of orthopedic cases, utilizing mostly therapeutic exercise and manual therapies to return the patient to their prior level of function. Elisa has completed advanced training in kinesiology taping and is certified in Smart Tools IASTM (Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization) in which she uses to treat a variety of injuries limited by acute and chronic pain. IASTM technique is commonly used to decrease abnormal tissue densities, increase neuromuscular function, decrease swelling, and reinstate first stage healing. The tools she uses are the only FDA certified metal tools in the market today. Elisa pushes her patients to become physically stronger and pain free so they are able to return to the things they love doing. The patient’s success and being able to achieve things they never thought physically possible is why Elisa loves being a physical therapist assistant.
Elisa has been practicing physical therapy for 5 years after receiving her Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science from Black Hills State University and completing her Physical Therapy Assistant degree in Cheyenne. Elisa is also a certified functional capacity evaluator, which allows her to evaluate individuals’ capacity to perform work activities related to his or her employment.
Elisa is a Nebraska native, and just recently relocated to Rawlins after practicing in South Dakota.When not in clinic, Elisa has passion for outdoor activities such as hiking, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and running. You will also find her out supporting Rawlins football team--the head coach and the team are very important to her. Go Outlaws!
Morgan Espino PTA
As a Physical Therapist Assistant, Morgan works alongside our Physical Therapists to treat various types of orthopedic cases utilizing therapeutic exercise and manual therapies. In clinic she strives to provide quality, evidence-based patient care. Morgan has special interest in pediatric populations and works with school districts to provide physical therapy services for school age children in our community. Morgan feels honored to be a part of a patient’s journey toward higher function and healing.
Morgan earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology with a health minor from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. She then pursued her Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapy Assistant from Lonestar College in Montgomery, TX.
A Texas transplant, Morgan is embracing the Wyoming way of life and enjoys camping in our vast landscapes. She also spends time traveling to California and Texas to visit family, and is a movie buff.
Jessica Archuleta – Patient Care Coordinator
Jessica joined Fremont Therapy Group as our Patient Care Coordinator in Rawlins. She has a passion for the medical field which led her to pursue her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She plans further continue her education and become a Nurse Practitioner.
Jessica loves the idea of helping people feel better whether that is through medical care or her friendly demeanor. She was previously trained as a medical assistant and loved every minute of it. She enjoys interacting with our patients and doing whatever she can to make sure they receive excellent service and care. She strongly believes that we were put here to be of service to others, and to help people when they need it most.
Jessica has lived in Rawlins for most of her life and absolutely loves Wyoming. When she’s not working or doing homework, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids. They love going to the Family Recreation Center and playing basketball or volleyball together. She enjoys weightlifting with her husband and doing cardio. They also love camping, fishing, and hunting.
Amanda Raye Emery - Physical Therapy Technician
Amanda Emery, or “Raye” as well call her, joined Fremont Therapy Group as our lead Physical Therapy Technician in Rawlins. She earned an associate’s degree in Health Sciences from Laramie County Community College and a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from the University of Wyoming. She’s also a Certified Personal Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM).
At work, Raye loves helping patients recover. She enjoys pushing them to reach both short-term and long-term goals. Her enjoyment of exercise and personal training led her to search for a job where she could turn her love of exercise into a career.
When Raye is not at work, she’s weightlifting at the gym with her husband and hiking with her dog. Raye is a nature enthusiast and loves hunting and being outdoors as much as possible. She also enjoys different mediums of art including pottery, pencil sketches, nail designs, painting, woodworking and jewelry making.
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