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Physical Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Hand Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Sports Medicine
Functional Capacity Evaluations
Return-to-Work Program
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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

Kristin Oliverio, P.T., DPT

Kristin is the center director and joined our KORT team in 2005. She earned a doctorate in physical therapy in 2007 from Regis University and a master's degree in physical therapy in 2005 from the University of Kentucky. Kristin is certified to perform functional capacity evaluations, post-offer employment tests through AEI and augmented soft tissue mobilization. She has a certification in Personalized Orthopedic Weight Reduction (POWR) and vestibular rehabilitation therapy. Kristin specializes in treating orthopedic and sports-related injuries, vestibular conditions and industrial medicine. She enjoys living an active lifestyle and spending time with family and friends.

Ashley Hartlage, P.T., DPT

Ashley is from Elizabethtown, Kentucky. She earned bachelor's degree in exercise science in 2017 from the University of Louisville and doctorate in physical therapy in 2020 from Bellarmine University. Her interests include various shoulder pathologies, low back pain and fall prevention in the elderly. Ashley enjoys forming a connection with patients. She enjoys playing golf, cheering on the Louisville Cardinals and spending time with her friends and family.

Louis Walker III, P.T., DPT

Louis is from Cincinnati, Ohio. He earned a bachelor's degree in biology in 2016 from Thomas More College and doctorate in physical therapy in 2020 from Bellarmine University. His clinical interest includes sports-related injuries and shoulder, knee, and cervical spine pathologies. Louis enjoys playing basketball (he played at Thomas More College), spending time with family and friends and cheering on the Cincinnati Bengals.

Jane Murphy, MHS, OTR/L, CHT

Jane Murphy, MHS, OTR/L, CHT earned a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Occupational Therapy in 1992 and later, her master's from the University of Indianapolis. She specializes in hand therapy and has been certified in Hand Therapy since 1999. She is also certified to perform Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE's) and has experience in the performance of Post-Offer Employment Tests (POET's) and the treatment of lymphedema.

Mollie McCormick, P.T., DPT

Mollie graduated from the University of Dayton with her bachelor's degree in exercise physiology in 2015 and her doctorate of physical therapy in 2018. She enjoys treating a wide variety of orthopaedic conditions, with a special interest in running-related injuries. Mollie is originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is an avid Wisconsin sports fan, especially the Green Bay Packers. Outside of work she enjoys swimming, hiking, reading and spending time with friends and family.

Ryan Kasper, P.T., DPT

Ryan is from Bridgeport, OH, a small town near Wheeling, WV. He graduated in 2018 with a bachelor’s in exercise science with a psychology minor and in December 2020 with the doctorate of physical therapy from Wheeling University. He is LSVT-BIG certified in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. He enjoys playing golf, hiking, biking and kayaking. He loves spending time with friends and family, and cheering on a variety of athletic teams including the Pittsburgh Penguins, Green Bay Packers and New York Mets.

Matthew Powell, P.T., DPT

Matt is from Crestwood, Kentucky. He earned a bachelor's degree in health science in 2019 and doctorate in physical therapy in 2021 from Bellarmine University. His clinical interest include cervical, lumbar, shoulder and knee pathologies. Matt enjoys playing basketball, watching movies, cheering on the Louisville Cardinals and spending time with friends and family.

Emma Poff, P.T., DPT, CSCS,

Emma earned a doctorate of physical therapy degree from Nova Southeastern University and bachelor's degree in exercise science at Indiana University. Emma became a certified strength and conditioning specialist during school. She treats a wide range of orthopedic injuries as well as balance and general strengthening. Emma enjoys CrossFit, spending time outdoors and concerts.

Ellen Riley, MSOT, OTR/L

Ellen graduated from Spalding University in 2017 with a master’s degree in occupational therapy. Prior to that, she attended Central Michigan University and served as a member and captain of the women’s field hockey team while earning her bachelor’s degree in health science. Ellen’s clinical interests include treatment of the upper extremity and custom orthotic fabrication. Ellen enjoys cheering on the Louisville Cardinals, relaxing at Nolin Lake, and traveling out west to hike and snowboard.

Kim Holmes, PTA

Kim has over 25 years of experience as a Physical Therapist Assistant. She earned her Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Jefferson Community College in 1981. She joined the KORT team in 2003 after working for over 20 years at Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospital. Kim is a certified IASTM provider.

Rachel West, PTA

Rachel is from Elkton, Kentucky. She earned a degree as a physical therapy assistant in 2021 from JCTC. Her interests include various shoulder and knee pathologies and working with athletes. Rachel enjoys playing basketball, spikeball, hiking, road trips and spending time with friends and family. Rachel also enjoys going to church and is involved in a Bible study.

Crista Pizer, MAT, ATC

Crista is a native of Toledo, OH. She graduated in 2009 with a master's degree in Athletic Training from the University of Findlay and in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine & Exercise Science from University of Louisville. Prior to becoming an Athletic Trainer, Crista worked at KORT as a Physical Therapy Technician. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association and Kentucky Athletic Trainers' Society. Crista has an interest in manual therapy, rehabilitation with her athletes, and is certified in the Functional Movement Screen. Outside of work, Crista enjoys spending time with her dogs and watching the Carolina Panthers.

Alysha Buehler, MSAT, ATC

Alysha was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She earned her Bachelor's in Exercise Science at the University of Louisville before obtaining her Master of Science in Athletic Training at Spalding University. Alysha is very athletic, loves sports, and spending time with her family.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Dry Needling
  • Fall Prevention Program
  • Manual Therapy
  • ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Spine Program
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Fibromyalgia Treatment
  • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Lymphedema Program
  • Personalized Orthopedic Weight Reduction Program (POWR)

Hand Therapy

  • Hand Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthotics Upper Extremity - Hand/Arm

Sports Medicine

  • Sports Medicine
  • Functional Movement Screen

Work Health

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Post-Offer Employment Testing
  • Injury Prevention
  • Work Hardening

Pediatric Therapy

  • Pediatric Physical Therapy

Care Delivery

  • In-home Physical Therapy
  • Telerehab
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