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.
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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.



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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.





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Leeanna Hoover
Physical Therapy Aide






Linda Gorham
Receptionist
 

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

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Rick has 30 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 primarily practices at Tallmadge Physical Therapy & SportsCare, but as our foot biomechanics specialist, will often be seen at our Green office fabricating orthotics for patients with foot or heel pain.

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 30 year member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.