• Clinic

    KORT Downtown is conveniently located in the heart of Louisville's Medical Center district in the 210 E. Gray Street Medical Building. Our outpatient clinic specializes in manual therapy in treating spine, neck, and back pain and other orthopedic conditions, orthopedic rehab, sports medicine, and industrial rehab. We also provide athletic trainers for Spalding University and Central High School.

    You'll find a friendly, fun environment focused on a returning you quickly to the activity level you wish to attain. We offer early-morning hours and the convenience of noontime appointments to accommodate your work schedule. We work closely with your physician in coordinating your care to deliver needed services and treatment.

    Free parking (with validation) is available for patients in the 210 E. Gray Street garage below our clinic. Our clinic is spacious and warm and we look forward to helping you on your road to recovery. We welcome walk-in patients.

  • Our Team
    Chad Garvey, Clinic Director, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    Chad Garvey
    Chad earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University as well as a post-Doctoral Certificate in Manual Therapy. He is a Board Certified Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (OCS) and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT). In addition, Chad is a certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). Chad is the clinic director. He is a lead instructor for KORT's orthopaedic residency program in addition to being an instructor to practicing physical therapists and physical therapy students at both the local and national level. He regularly conducts and shares his own research at national physical therapy conferences.
    Debbie Williams, PT, MSPT
    Debbie Williams
    Debbie earned her Master’s of Physical Therapy from Florida International University in 2003 and a Bachelor’s in Zoology from the University of Florida. She is a certified provider for Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCEs), vestibular rehab, POWR, cancer rehab and post offer employment tests (POET) through Worksteps. In addition, Debbie is a certified augmented soft tissue massage (IASTM) provider.
    Andrea (Andi) Johnson, PT, OCS
    Andrea (Andi) Johnson
    Andi earned her Bachelor of Physical Therapy from Indiana University in 2002. She has experience in many areas of PT including home health, acute care, but predominantly orthopedics. She is certified to provide augmented soft tissue massage (IASTM), dry needling, and FMS/SMFA assessments. Andi enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and running.
    Nick Beckham, LAPT, DPT
    Nick Beckham
    Nick earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, from Bellarmine University. During his education, Nick was the recipient of awards in a variety of areas, including leadership, professionalism, interprofessional collaboration, and academics. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, as well as the Kentucky Physical Therapy Association, where he has served in several leadership capacities. Prior to becoming a PT, Nick worked for many years as a personal trainer, during which time he became interested in furthering his career and developed a passion for physical therapy. His interests outside of the clinic include: cooking and eating unique foods, exploring new cities, television script writing, and professional wrestling.
    Kristen Pollock, ATC
    Kristen Pollock
    Kristen Pollock is nationally certified with the Board of Certification and state certified with the Kentucky State Board of Medical Licensure. Kristen earned her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training from The Ohio State University and her master's degree in Exercise Science from The University of Toledo.
    Kayla Keller, M.ED, LAT, ATC, CES, PES
    Kayla Keller
    Kayla is nationally certified with the National Athletic Trainers Board of Certification and state licensed with the Kentucky State Board of Medical Licensure. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training from Indiana University & obtained a Master's of Education in Health & Kinesiology from The University of Texas at Tyler. Kayla also holds certifications in Correct Exercise & Performance Enhancement. She has been certified for 6 years & has worked with a variety of athletic levels.
    Erica Ciresi, ATC
    Erica Ciresi
    Erica is certified with the national Board of Certification and licensed through Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure. She graduated from Murray State University with a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science with an emphasis in Athletic Training. She started at KORT in 2013 as a graduate assistant and moved to full time in 2015.
    Kaleigh Hundley, ATC, CPT
    Kaleigh Hundley
    Kaleigh is a certified athletic trainer (Board of Certification) and is licensed by the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure. She is also a certified personal trainer by the National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF). She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training and Sports Medicine from Westfield State University. She has been a certified athletic trainer since 2011. Kaleigh came to us in February of this year from NYC and has been providing additional coverage at Kentucky Country Day, as well as strength and conditioning in KORT's Sports Performance program. Now she is the Head Athletic Trainer and volleyball strength and conditioning coach at Presentation Academy, affiliated with the Downtown clinic.
  • Our Services
    Our Services
    • Physical Therapy
    • Anodyne Therapy
    • Athletic Training Services
    • Dry Needling
    • Fibromyalgia Treatment
    • Functional Movement Screens (FMS)
    • IASTM Manual Therapy
    • McKenzie Approach Therapy
    • TMJ Rehabilitation
    • Total Spine Care
    • Upper and Lower Extremities
    • Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • Functional Capacity Evaluations
    • PrePlacement/Post Offer Screens
    • Work Conditioning

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