Team Leader, Physical Therapist Assistant
Terry received his degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Vincennes University in Vincennes, Indiana. Terry has also been trained and completed education as Wound Care Certified, Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist, Certified Clinical Instructor, and a Certified Orthotic Fitter. He has a diverse background in patient care as evident in his experience working in a variety of settings including hospitals, nursing homes, and outpatient clinics. Terry is no stranger to the current and innovative treatment with complex open wounds. Having spent over 25 years treating wounds, he has learned the importance of using the most advanced equipment as Qoustic
Ultrasound Machine. Terry is very passionate about the treatment of wounds and its possibilities for healing. He strives to help his patients to achieve their goals of healing and his varied background provides the perfect foundation for helping to achieve those treatment goals. Terry is the Team Leader and has been with Tx:Team since 2010.
Sabin graduated from University of Indianapolis with his Masters Degree in Health Sciences degree in 2016. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy in 2014 in India. His professional goal is to add quality to the life of his patients. He specializes in treating a variety of orthopedic conditions like back pain, neck pain, knee pain, post surgical joint replacements. He is passionate about reinventing himself as a PT to treat patients with techniques which are based on evidence. Sabin has special interest in manual therapy which makes hands-on therapy a major aspect of his practice.
Speech Language Pathologist
Kathy graduated from Indiana State University in Terre Haute, IN in 1985 with her Bachelor’s Degree, and in 1986 with her Master’s Degree in Communication Disorders. She has provided Speech, Language, Cognitive, and Swallowing therapies in a variety of settings including the acute care, outpatient, and home health settings. Kathy is experienced in neurological disorders, including stroke and traumatic brain injuries, and also has experience with all kinds of speech delays and disorders that can affect any ages, pediatric (2yrs) to the geriatric population.
Kathy strives to help her patients improve in areas of comprehension, expression (verbal or written), cognition (attention/concentration, memory, organization, problem solving/decision-making, etc.), and to improve swallowing or increase strength and movement of the oral musculature. Children may be delayed in talking or have sound errors that affect how easy they can be understood by others. Voice disorders and stuttering of speech may also be addressed if needed.
Kathy enjoys working with her patients to improve their abilities to communicate more easily, many times to be able to return to work, school, or gain more independence in the home. It is very rewarding to help others, and everyone needs to be able to communicate effectively when they want or need something! Kathy has been a member of Tx:Team since 2015.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Alyssa has been a PTA since 2014 when she graduated from Brown Mackie College in Fort Wayne, IN. Prior to PTA school, she attended Indiana University in Bloomington, IN and graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology. Alyssa has continued her training with most recently completed classes in Kinesio Taping. Most of Alyssa’s clinical background has been in the skilled nursing facilities and with the geriatric population, but is looking forward to her outpatient experience at Putnam County Hospital treating patients of all ages and with various diagnoses. She is very excited to join the Tx: Team and looks forward to helping patients achieve their health goals and assisting our patients through their journey to return to an independent lifestyle. Alyssa joined Tx:Team in 2018.
Angela received her Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy in 2004 from Indiana University. Angela has experience in a variety of settings including inpatient, outpatient, skilled nursing, acute rehab, and home health. Angela’s outpatient experience allows her to treat a variety of hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder injuries using multiple modalities and treatment approaches. She has experience treating physical and cognitive impairments from many different neurological and neurocognitive disorders. She also has a strong background in management of Dementia and care strategies to promote best ability to function. Angela enjoys wheelchair seating and positioning and hopes to get her Assistive Technology Practitioner and Seating Mobility Specialist certifications in the future. Angela has been a member of Tx:Team since 2004.
Dhwani received her Bachelor’s degree in PT in 2015 in India and graduated with a Master’s in Health Sciences degree from the University of Indianapolis in 2017. Dhwani has a certification in Functional Neuromuscular Dry Needling that assists with pain management. She specializes in treating orthopedic and neuromuscular
conditions associated with the neck, back and knee joints. Dhwani believes in hands-on practice and has a keen interest in Manual Therapy. She is working towards honing her skills in Vestibular Rehabilitation.
Erin Winters, OTR/L received her Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Therapy from Indiana University in 1996, and prior to that had received her Associate degree in Physical Therapy from Vincennes University. Erin has experience in a variety of settings, including, outpatient, acute care inpatient, subacute care, skilled nursing, and home health care. This diverse background in settings and continuing education studies have enabled Erin to apply a variety of treatment techniques and modalities to orthopedic injuries of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.
Erin also enjoys helping patients with neurological diagnoses, conditions, or balance disorders reach their full potential for the highest quality of life that can be regained. She has been trained in Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT) and Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF). Erin is also a Certified Mind, Body, Movement Specialist which integrates the application of Tai Chi movement into rehabilitation treatments for a wide variety of conditions.
With Erin’s strong interest in working with those with balance disorders, she has recently attended seminars in the treatment of vestibular disorders, and plans to eventually receive her Certification as a Vestibular Rehab Specialist.