STAFF

  • Crystal Cook Ferris, PT, DPT, MTC

    Crystal Cook Ferris, PT, DPT, MTC, owner, joined the practice in 2007. Crystal graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2003 from the University of Southern Mississippi. From there she went on to graduate from The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2006.  She became a partner in Rehab Dynamics in 2009 and then bought the practice in 2013.

    Her advanced manual therapy training of the spine and extremities has gained her credibility with patients and physicians alike. Crystal takes great pride in getting people back to work and play.

    Some of Crystal’s time spent away from the clinic includes playing tennis, spending time with family, baking and shopping.

    Licensed since 2007

    Education: Graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from the University of Southern Mississippi; Graduated in 2006 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences; completed her manual therapy certification from the University of St. Augustine.

    Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners; Florida State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

    Certified: Manual Therapy Certified, Graston Techniques to help treat soft tissue, Pre-employment physicals for Industrial Safety and Rehabilitation, and CPR

    Emphasis Training: Advanced Manual Therapy skills to the cervical, lumbar, and sacral regions; advanced manual therapy skills for the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle; sports rehabilitation; body mechanics and safety; orthopedic rehabilitation; wellness programs; spinal stabilization; pre-pregnancy and postpartum exercise programs; Kinesio taping; Graston

    Member: American Physical Therapy Association since 2003, Junior League of Greater Covington, Northshore Rising Professionals, Phi Mu Alumnae Association, President

    crystal@rehabdynamicsllc.com

  • Devon Nolan Lockfield, PT, DPT, MTC

    Devon graduated from Louisiana State University in 2009, with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a concentration in human movement science. She then received her Doctorate  in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in St. Augustine, Florida in 2011.

    Devon joined Rehab Dynamics in 2011 and has been working to make a difference since. Eager to implement new treatments, her Manual Therapy Certification (MTC) and use of dry needling treatments allow her to incorporate various techniques into her patients’ programs. As a native of St. Tammany Parish, she hopes to make a large contribution to the physical therapy profession.

    Outside of the clinic Devon enjoys spending time with family, doing yoga, running, cooking and being outdoors.

    Licensed since 2011

    Hometown: Mandeville, LA

    Education: Graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and a concentration in Human Movement science from Louisiana State University; Graduated in 2011 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences; Completed her manual therapy Certification from the University of St. Augustine

    Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners

    Certified: Manual Therapy Certified, Dry Needling, Graston Techniques to help treat soft tissue, Pre-employment physicals for Industrial Safety and Rehabilitation, and CPR

    Emphasis Training: Advanced Manual Therapy skills to treat joints and soft tissues of the spine and extremities after surgery, injury and for acute of chronic conditions; Dry needling treatment to the spine and extremities; orthopedic rehabilitation; spinal stabilization and core strength programs; wellness programs

    Member: American Physical Therapy Association, Kiwanis Club, Covington Heritage Foundation, St. Scholastica Academy Alumnae Association, Pi Beta Phi Alumnae Association

    devon@rehabdynamicsllc.com

  • Kelly C. Villars, PT, DPT, CLT

    Kelly graduated from Southern Adventist University (Tennessee) in 1990 with a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing. Over the next 10 years, she worked in a variety of healthcare settings. Kelly spent four years as a nurse working in intensive care.

    Kelly Villars, has pursued advanced studies in myofascial release, functional manual therapy and McKenzie’s mechanical approach to assessment and treatment of the back. As a certified Lymphedema Specialist, Kelly fills a specific need for lymphedema treatment and screenings on both the Northshore and Southshore.

    Hobbies outside the clinic include gardening, walking, biking and reading.

    Licensed since 2001

    Hometown: Metairie, LA

    Education: Received her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing from Southern Adventist University (Tennessee) in 1990; Graduated in 2001 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Slippery Rock University (Pennsylvania)

    Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and Pennsylvania State Board of Physical Therapy

    Certified: Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Pre-employment physicals for Industrial Safety and Rehabilitation, CPR, Certified Pilates Instructor

    Emphasis Training: Lymphedema screenings and treatment, joint and tissue myofascial release; functional manual therapy; McKenzie’s mechanical approach to assessment and treatment of the back, wellness programs

    Member: American Physical Therapy Association since 1998

    “I have long had a strong interest in exercise and nutrition and how these two factors can improve one’s overall health and wellness. Physical therapy encompasses these values and has been integral in my personal journey towards health and fitness. The body has an amazing ability to heal itself. Even small changes in lifestyle can affect a large improvement in an individual’s life. I am delighted to be a part of this healing process and participate in my clients’ individual journeys toward a healthier life!”

  • Dennis Romig, PT, MSPT

    Dennis Romig has more than 14 years experience and holds his Masters in Physical Therapy degree from Texas Woman’s University. Dennis received his BS in Kinesiology from LSU. He specializes in orthopedics and sports medicine, with experience working with professional, college and amateur athletes. Dennis is certified in dry needling, ASTYM Certified and is a certified medical professional from the Titleist Performance Institute. He is also a SFMA Clinician.

    Hometown: Metairie, LA

    Education: Graduated with a BS in Kinesiology from LSU in 2001 and received his Masters in Physical Therapy degree from Texas Woman’s University in 2004

    Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and Texas State Board of Physical Therapy

    Certified: ASTYM Certified and Dry Needling Certified, Certified medical professional from the Titleist Performance Institute, Spinal Manipulation

    dennis@rehabdynamicsllc.com

     

  • Katie Topping, PT, DPT, CLT

    Katie graduated from Beaver College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psycho-Biology in 2001. She then received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Arcadia University in 2004.

    Katie Topping has worked in a variety of healthcare settings over the past 13 years.  She has pursued advanced studies in Lymphedema Therapy, Dry Needling and various other manual therapy techniques. She enjoys treating a variety of orthopedic conditions with a focus on shoulder, low back and neck injuries. She believes there is an art and a science to physical therapy and enjoys melding the two to help patients reach their goals and regain an active lifestyle.

    Hobbies outside the clinic include exercising, reading, traveling and spending time with her family.

    Licensed since 2004

    Hometown: Media, PA

    Education: Received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psycho-Biology from Beaver College (Pennsylvania) in 2001; Graduated in 2004 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Arcadia University (Pennsylvania)

    Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and Virginia State Board of Physical Therapy

    Certified: Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Certified in Dry Needling, Pre-employment physicals for Industrial Safety and Rehabilitation, CPR,

    Emphasis Training: Lymphedema screenings and treatment, joint and tissue myofascial release; manual therapy; Dry needling treatment to the spine and extremities; orthopedic rehabilitation; spinal stabilization and core strength programs; wellness programs

    katie@rehabdynamicsllc.com

  • Jennifer Balfantz, PTA

    Jennifer works as a Physical Therapy Assistant primarily out of our Mandeville clinic.

  • Donna Segura, Billing Coordinator

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  • Barbara Strother, Reception and Insurance Verification

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  • Carolyn Mayley, Billing Assistant

  • Maryellen Kanode , Marketing Coordinator

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  • Florence Edgerson, Physical Therapy Tech

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  • Brian Morici, Physical Therapy Tech

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  • Mandy Dormann, Massage Therapist

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  • Desiree' Pierce

    Physical Therapy Tech

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