Drashti Shah, PT, DPT, MSPT, BPTh, Clinic Director

Drashti has obtained part of her physical therapy education in India, her Master’s degree from MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from New York. She strives to be a perfectionist, and her eye for detail helps her make the clinic a very organized structure to work in. Drashti strongly believes in team work, and hopes to make the clinic a professional, yet friendly environment to be in for both, her co-workers and clients. She has special interest in orthopedic manual physical therapy, and likes to work with clients of all ages. She also believes in getting to the root cause of problems and her passion helps drive her clients to reaching their prior level of functioning without re-injury. Outside of the clinic, Drashti is a crafter, an amateur landscape photographer, a travel enthusiast and loves to sip a cup of coffee on mountain tops!

Loc Tran, OTR/L

Loc obtained a BS in Biology and Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) prior to acquiring his Masters of Occupational Therapy at the University of Indianapolis. Loc also completed his coursework rotations at a number of clinics and hospitals including Rush University Medical Center, UIC Medical Center, University of Chicago—Hand Clinic to name a few. Loc is a highly motivated individual who commits himself to lifelong learning in rehabilitation and restorative care. You’ll likely find Loc playing basketball or hanging out with friends/family in his down time.

Deborah Beekman, PTA, Physician Liaison

Deborah graduated from Milwaukee Area Technical College in Wisconsin. Since then she has worked in CA, AZ and WA in many therapy settings including acute care, sub-acute, inpatient, outpatient, home health and contract therapy including work as a Rehab Manager. Deborah enjoys helping people get back to the best they can be, enhancing their lifestyle no matter the age or the injury. She believes with effective communication between the healthcare team, the patient’s personal goals and hard work, success will be the result. Deborah is well-versed in variety of areas including sports medicine, orthopedics, TMJ, chronic pain, neurology, work conditioning/hardening, TBI, aquatics as well as wellness and balance program development. She enjoys working with the community and has spoken on various topics including posture, body mechanics, wellness, caregiving, bariatric care and more. Family time is dear to her heart. She loves the outdoors and taking time in nature to enjoying the beauty it has to offer. She enjoys kayaking, paddle boarding, fishing, biking, hiking, swimming, dancing, watching a sunrise/ sunset, listening to waves or a rippling creek. She also enjoys baking and playing music. Having a good cup of coffee and spending time with friends is golden.

Bridgette Burdyshaw, LMP

Bridgette has been practicing massage therapy for over 17 years in a clinical setting. She graduated in 2001 from Northwest School of Massage with a certificate for massage therapy. Bridgette has furthered her training with certification in Intraoral TMJ treatments as well as Cupping and Gua Sha. Bridgette has focused her career on deep tissue, auto accident recovery, and post injury/surgery healing. She also treats the whole body with preventative maintenance. In her spare time, Bridgette enjoys her family, friends and learning about biohacking our bodies.

Bianca Whealton, LMP

Bianca graduated from Ashmead School of Massage and became certified in 2005. Most of that time she has worked in a medical setting because treatment work is her passion. She became a massage therapist because she has always loved helping people every way she can, and found her calling in massage. Bianca likes mixing different treatment techniques in treating her clients depending upon the client’s response and needs. When she isn’t working she enjoys spending time with friends and family especially in nature.

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