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  • Clinic
    KORT Physical Therapy Nicholasville specializes in rehabilitating acute and chronic orthopedic conditions. We have a passion for treating low back pain, neck pain, work-related injuries, pain from auto accidents, sports-related injuries, arthritis and other conditions. We take a hands-on approach using manual therapy,exercise and education to help you develop, maintain and restore your function and optimize your quality of life.
  • Our Team
    Matt Lee, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    Matt Lee
    Matt joined our KORT team in 2003. He is from Dayton, Ohio and holds degrees in physical therapy from the University of Evansville and Regis University. He completed a clinical fellowship from Kaiser Permanente Northern California Fellowship in Manual Physical Therapy (FAAOMPT) and was board certified in orthopedics in 2004. His clinical and research interests are in manual therapy, clinical decision making and residency/fellowship education. He presents nationally on these topics. He enjoys travelling with his wife, spending time with friends and family, and cycling.
    Katie Filiatreau, PT, DPT, OCS
    Katie Filiatreau
    Katie is originally from Fredericktown, KY, and she completed her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science at Georgetown College in 2009. She attended the University of Kentucky and obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in August 2012. Her clinical interests are orthopedic and sports physical therapy, as well as manual therapy. In her free time, she enjoys playing sports recreationally and spending time with her nieces and nephews.
    Matt Fitch, PT, DPT, OCS
    Matt Fitch
    Matt graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2017 with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from Morehead State University. Matt has clinical interests in orthopedic clinical conditions, sports rehabilitation, manual therapy and neurologic conditions. He has a passion for helping others achieve their goals following life changing injuries with the ultimate goal of returning to what they love. Outside of physical therapy, Matt enjoys bowling, fishing, golfing, spending time with family, and watching his nieces and nephews play sports.
    Tara Buckles, PT, DPT
    Tara Buckles
    Tara is originally from Louisville. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at the University of Kentucky in 2015. She continued at UK, graduating with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2018. Her clinical interests include orthopedic rehabilitation and balance training. She enjoys a good cup of coffee and in her free time, she enjoys long walks in nature with her husband, Daniel, and cheering for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
    Emily Lanham, PT, DPT
    Emily Lanham
    Emily earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2017 from the University of Kentucky. She also earned her Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from UK. Her clinical interests include orthopedic rehabilitation, manual therapy and aquatic physical therapy. Emily began practicing in Denver and recently moved back to Lexington to be closer to family. She grew up in Villa Hills, KY, and has two sisters, including an identical twin. Emily enjoys running, hiking, watching the Wildcats and Bengals, and playing with her cat, Gracie.
    Josh Gaunce, PT, DPT
    Josh Gaunce
    Josh graduated from the University of Kentucky in 2019 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy after completing his Bachelor’s in Exercise Science at Murray State University in 2016. Josh has clinical interests in orthopedic rehabilitation, manual therapy, and sports rehabilitation. He is passionate about improving the quality of life of every patient he meets. In his free time, Josh enjoys water sports, basketball, playing guitar, spending time with family, and watching the UK Wildcats.
    Catie Fletcher, PT, DPT
    Catie Fletcher
    Catie is a native of Versailles, KY. She completed her undergraduate degree in exercise science at Asbury University in 2016, and earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky in 2019. Catie’s clinical interests include orthopedic and sports physical therapy, as well as manual therapy. In her spare time, she enjoys getting involved with her church, cheering on the Cats, trying new restaurants, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends.
    Micah Hall, PT, DPT
    Micah Hall
    Micah is a native of Richmond, KY. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Education in 2016, and Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2019, both from the University of Kentucky. His clinical interests include orthopedic rehabilitation, manual therapy and treating athletes. He enjoys spending time with his mother, Tracy, and brother, Luke, along with spoiling his miniature dachshund, Copper. He loves to read, watch movies/TV, and exercise while also cheering on the Philadelphia Eagles and, of course, the Cats.
    Chelsey Switzer, ATC
    Chelsey Switzer
    Chelsey is a native to Cynthiana, Kentucky. She graduated in 2013 from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training and a minor in Exercise Science. Throughout her career, she has experience with a wide range of sports at the high school and collegiate levels. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Kentucky Athletic Trainers’ Society, and the Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association. She enjoys being a preceptor to future athletic trainers. When she is not working she enjoys reading, shopping, traveling, and spending time with her family, boyfriend, and dog Maximus.
    Dean Geary, MS, LAT, ATC
    Dean Geary
    Dean has been the Head Athletic Trainer at Jessamine County/West Jessamine High School since 1988. Until 2016, he was also a full-time teacher at WJHS. During his tenure, Dean also served as Athletic Director. Upon his retirement from teaching, Dean joined the KORT Sports Medicine team and remains Head Athletic Trainer at WJHS. Originally from Louisville, Dean did his undergraduate work at Western Kentucky University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Health and Safety with a minor in Athletic Training. Dean also served for 2 years as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer at the University of Kentucky and earned his Master of Science degree while there. Prior to WJHS, Dean served as an Athletic Trainer at Centre College and for the Kentucky Trackers semi-pro football team. He has worked numerous sports camps throughout the region. A certified EMT, Dean has volunteered his time on the Jessamine County Rescue Squad, Danville/Boyle County Rescue Squad and the Junction City Rescue Squad. During his career Dean has received several professional awards. He has twice received the Kentucky Athletic Trainers Society Award of Merit (1995 & 2010), the KATS High School Athletic Trainer of the Year Award (2004) and the Southeast Athletic Trainers Association High School Athletic Trainer of the Year Award (1997). In 2016, Dean received the KATS highest honor by being inducted as the 13th member of the KATS Hall of Fame. Dean currently serves as Chairman of the State Advisory Council on Athletic Trainers to the Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure, the Assistant Medical Coordinator for the Bluegrass State Games and secretary of the KHSAA 12th Region Policy Board. Dean previously served as the treasurer for the Kentucky Athletic Trainer Society for 18 years, chairman of the 12th Region Policy Board and treasurer of the 12th Region Athletic Directors Association.
    Kelsey Lang, ATC
    Kelsey Lang
    Kelsey is from Pittsburgh, PA. She graduated in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training from West Virginia University. She is currently studying Sports Administration with a concentration in Intercollegiate Athletics at Western Kentucky University. Kelsey is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. Outside of work, Kelsey likes to go on walks with her dog and watch movies.
    Joseph Sarver, MS, ATC
    Joseph Sarver
    Joseph is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. He comes to Asbury after three years at the University of the Cumberlands. Joey is a 2010 graduate of Ferrum College, where he earned a B.S. in Sports Medicine. He later earned a M.S. in Athletic Training from Shenandoah University. Joey serves as the regional 4 representative and the chair for the Young Professionals committee for the Kentucky Athletic Training Society. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Jennifer, and son, Liam.
  • Our Services
    Our Services
    • Physical Therapy
      Cancer Rehabilitation
    • Fall Prevention Program
    • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
    • Manual Therapy
    • Neurologic Rehabilitation
    • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
    • Physical Therapy
    • ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation
    • Spine Program
    • TMJ/TMD Rehabilitation
    • Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • Sports Medicine
      Athletic Training Services
    • Functional Movement Screen
    • Sports Medicine
    • Work Health
      Work Conditioning

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