Our Staff

Tom Adams, MPT, Cert. MDT
Clinic Director
Licensed Physical Therapist
McKenzie Certified Spine Specialist

Tom has been a practicing orthopedic Physical Therapist since 1998 and specializes in the evaluation and treatment of mechanical spinal disorders.
A 1998 graduate of Nova Southeastern University with a Masters in Physical Therapy, Tom also holds a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology from The Ohio State University. Tom has clinical expertise in Sports Medicine, post-surgical rehabilitation, and general orthopedic Physical Therapy.

In 2001, Tom completed a post graduate specialization in spine with the McKenzie Institute and has advanced training in the evaluaton and treatment of back/neck pain and headaches.

Tom is currently pursuing his Board Certification as a Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy.


Lisa Sheets, PTA
Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant

Lisa has been with Green Physical Therapy & SportsCare since 2006. She is a 2006 graduate of Stark State College and has an Associate of Applied Science degree in Physical Therapist Assistant Technology. Lisa is currently attending the University of Akron pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree and working toward her Doctorate of Physical Therapy.

Linda Gorham

Linda joined our clinic in November 2008. She earned a Medical Receptionist Certificate from Stark State after retiring as a Teacher's Assistant for 30 years in Stark County, serving children with special needs. She loves working with people and greatly enjoys her new career!

Rick Zimmerman, PT, OCS, Cert. MDT
Licensed Physical Therapist
Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy
McKenzie Certified Spine Specialist


Rick has 35 years experience in orthopedic and sports physical therapy. He has advanced training in orthopedic and sports medicine rehabilitation, manual therapy and treatment of back/neck pain and headaches.

Rick obtained Board Certification as a Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) in 2003 and was awarded recertification in 2013.

Rick is a 35 year member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.