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Tuesday:7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday:7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Thursday:7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday:7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Aquatic Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Return-to-Work Program
Work Conditioning
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KORT is Kentucky's premier provider of outpatient physical and occupational therapy specializing in orthopedics, sports and industrial medicine. Since 1987, KORT has provided clinical and customer service excellence to patients in our clinics, at employer sites, and with high school, college, and professional sports teams. Our extended clinic hours offer you the flexibility of before work or after work appointments. With the convenience of same-day or next-day appointments, you can begin your recovery right away. With over 54 clinics throughout Kentuckiana to serve you, you'll be sure to find one close to your home or office.Clinical excellence, caring, convenience - that's what you deserve and that's what you'll get at The Best in Rehab.
Our Team

Deric Parrish, PT, DPT, Clinic Director

Deric joined our team in 2012. He earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Bellarmine University in 2011 after earning a Bachelor of Health Science degree from Bellarmine University in 2009. Deric's clinical interests include a variety of injuries in the adolescent and youth population, aquatic therapy, orthopedics, and manual therapy of the spine, shoulder and knee. He has completed training in SFMA evaluations, manual therapy of the upper quarter, Functional Movement Screens (FMS), Dry Needling, and Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM).

Melissa Hawkins, P.T., DPT, GCS

Melissa joined our team in 2009. Melissa earned her doctorate of physical therapy from Bellarmine University after earning a bachelor of science from Western Kentucky University. Her clinical interests include orthopaedics and manual therapy of the spine and shoulder. In addition, Melissa is certified in vestibular rehabilitation and SFMA evaluations.

Kristi Johnson, PTA

Kristi graduated from West Kentucky Community and Technical College in December 2012 with an Associate degree in Applied Science. Kristi has been with KORT since 2008. She enjoys working with a variety of orthopedic patients, particularly lower extremity injuries and athletes. Kristi is certified in vestibular rehabilitation and IASTM, and also has been trained to perform post-offer employment testing for multiple employers in Central Kentucky. In her spare time, Kristi enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, working out, and supporting the Kentucky Wildcats!
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Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • Telerehab
  • Amputee Rehabilitation
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Dry Needling
  • Fall Prevention Program
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Spine Program
  • TMJ/TMD Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Fibromyalgia Treatment
  • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Osteoporosis Management
  • Wheelchair Seating and Mobility Clinic Services

Sports Medicine

  • Sports Medicine
  • Concussion Management
  • Functional Movement Screen

Work Health

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Work Conditioning
  • Ergonomic Programs
  • Work Hardening

Prosthetics & Orthotics

  • Lower Extremity Orthotics
  • Foot Orthotics
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