(502) 964-5404 7926 PRESTON HIGHWAY
LOUISVILLE, KY  40219 (502) 964-6164 Fax [email protected] Foreign Languages Spoken: Spanish
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  • Clinic

    KORT Preston is a 3,500-square-foot outpatient orthopedic clinic located in the heart of Okolona at the intersection of Preston Highway and Outer Loop. We specialize in sports medicine, industrial rehab, functional capacity evaluations (FCEs), orthotics, work and sports conditioning and electromyography. Our team of physical therapists has over 25 years of combined experience.

    We are a certified provider of post-offer employment tests (POET)and IASTM (augmented soft tissue massage). In addition, we are one of the few clinics in Louisville Metro with a Biodex machine for Isokinetic testing.

    First impressions are lasting impressions! Come in and see for yourself the lasting impression that has kept KORT Preston Physical Therapy providing a full range of physical therapy services since 1995.We understand that your time is valuable. We offer extended hours and we strive to provide you with the most effective and rapid care as possible. We use the latest research to achieve the best outcomes in fewer visits allowing you to get back to what you enjoy.

  • Our Team
    Lynnuel (Lynnie) Velarde, PT, DPT
      Lynnuel Lynnie Velarde
    Lynnie is the Clinic Director at KORT Preston. He is an alumni of Bellarmine University, where he earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2006, as well as earning his bachelor's degree in Biology in 2001. His clinical interests are in the areas of outpatient orthopedics, post-operative rehabilitation of the upper and lower extremities and sports medicine. Lynnie is a certified APTA Clinical Instructor, and is certified to perform Trigger Point Dry Needling, WorkStrategies FCEs, POETs and IASTM.
    John Graehler, PT, DPT, OCS
    John Graehler
    John earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University and is a regional director. A graduate of the University of Kentucky, he is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS). He is also a member of KORT's Residency Faculty. He specializes in post-operative care for upper and lower extremities as well as the spine, and throwing-related injuries.
    Emily Magrum, PT, DPT
    Emily Magrum
    Emily is a graduate of Bellarmine University, where she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She attended Bellarmine University for her undergraduate degree, earning her bachelor's in Health Sciences. Emily completed KORT's Clinical Orthopedic Residency program in 2011. She is certified as an APTA Clinical Instructor, and is certified to perform FCE's, KORT's POWR Program and Trigger Point Dry Needling.
    Sara Flowers, PT, DPT
    Sara Flowers
    Sara is a graduate of Bellarmine University where she earned a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree. Previously, she attended the University of Louisville where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Health and Human Performance, concentrating in Exercise Science and Sports Medicine. She is trained in performing Trigger Point Dry Needling, FCEs, Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Vestibular and Concussion Rehabilitation. Her clinical interests are orthopedics, sports medicine and geriatrics.
    Lily Simmons, PT, DPT
    Lily Simmons
    Lily is a graduate from the University of Kentucky where she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2019. Previously, she attended the University of Louisville where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance with a concentration in Exercise Science in 2015. While at the University of Louisville, she was a member of the University of Louisville Ladybirds Dance Team. Lily is a member of the APTA and KPTA and has a clinical interest in orthopedics, manual therapy, and dance rehabilitation.
    Molly Dalton, PTA
    Molly Dalton
    Molly earned her Associates in Applied Science from Somerset Community College, and attended the University of Louisville to complete her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2016. Molly is originally from Richmond, KY but ventured to Louisville for her undergraduate studies and again after completing her PTA degree. She is an active member in the APTA, as well as the KPTA, where she enjoys traveling throughout the country to attend conferences and stay up to date on current treatments and research. Molly’s particular interests are in orthopedic rehabilitation with a focus in manual therapy.
    Joyce Lay, OTR/L, CHT
    Joyce Lay
    Joyce Lay is a graduate of the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville, IN with a degree in occupational therapy. She is a Certified Hand Therapist with a background in augmented soft tissue mobility and application of kinesiotaping. She is also trained to perform FCEs, and offers Cancer Rehabilitation. Joyce is an active member of the American Society of Hand Therapists.
    Alexis Blunk, ATC
    Lexy Blunk
    Lexy is a native of Syracuse, Indiana. She received a Master of Science in Athletic Training from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2018 and a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Indiana State University in 2017. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Society, Kentucky, and Indiana Athletic Trainers' Society. She is a Certified Kinesio Tape Technician (CKTT). She is also interested in continuing manual therapy techniques. In her spare time, Lexy enjoys spending time with her friends and family, hiking, hammocking, and exploring outdoors.
  • Our Services
    Our Services
    • Physical Therapy
      Amputee Rehabilitation
    • Cancer Rehabilitation
    • Cupping Therapy
    • Dry Needling
    • Fall Prevention Program
    • Manual Therapy
    • Obesity / Bariatric Care
    • Pain Management
    • Personalized Orthopedic Weight Reduction Program (POWR)
    • Physical Therapy
    • ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation
    • Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • Hand Therapy
      Hand Therapy
    • Hand Therapy Certified
    • Joint Mobilization
    • Occupational Therapy
    • Sports Medicine
      Concussion Management
    • Functional Movement Screen
    • Sports Medicine
    • Work Health
      Functional Capacity Evaluations
    • Post-Offer Employment Testing
    • Work Conditioning
    • Work Hardening
    • Pediatric Therapy
      Pediatric Physical Therapy
    • Prosthetics & Orthotics
      Foot Orthotics
    • Lower Extremity Orthotics

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