- Certified manual therapists
- certified hand therapist
- 2 clinics currently in the area
- One-on-one care based plans
- Physical Therapists
- Orthopedic Care
- Sports Medicine
- Workers Comp/Rehabilitation
- Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy
- TMJ Dysfunction Program
- Manual Therapy
- Certified Functional Manual Therapist
- Certified Hand Therapist
- Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist
- Medicaid NOT Accepted
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
Proudly Serving Dalton, Chatsworth & Surrounding Communities
At Rice Rehabilitation Associates L.P., Physical Therapy & Hand Center our number one priority is the patient. We strive to provide individualized treatment with hands-on, compassionate care. We do not rush our patients or our clinicians. Rather, we perform comprehensive evaluations and encourage patient input for treatment planning and goal setting.
As board Certified Hand Therapists (C.H.T's) and Certified Manual Physical Therapists (C.M.P.T's), we have the highest levels of training in the profession for treating musculoskeletal dysfunctions. All of our therapists have over 20 years experience treating patients in the Dalton and Chatsworth areas.
Our philosophy is to provide the highest quality therapy through personalized care and education. We support creative and individualized intervention. Our personalized approach ensures patient comprehension and will enhance proper treatment progression to secure the best outcome for our patients. In order for full return to an active and healthy lifestyle, the patient must be involved and educated in the recovery process.
Our highly trained staff treats every patient as if he or she is a family member or personal friend. We realize that as a consumer, you have a choice as to where you receive your rehabilitation care. We would be grateful for the opportunity to assist in your recovery.
Evaluations Within 24-48 hrs
Personalized Care with Treatment Tailored For Each Patient
Specialized Treatment Programs
Friendly and Open Environment
Two Convenient Locations with Easy Access and Parking
Steve Lake, PT
Steve has been an active Physical Therapist for over 20 years, and has a Manual Certification through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy, and is currently the new owner and clinic director of Rice Rehabilitation. His focus is on functional outcomes versus just obtaining objective data improvements. Steve is passionate about one-on-one care with each patient, and strives to rehabilitate his patients back to full potential. He enjoys working with cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine patients, and is also highly skilled and experienced in treating a wide variety of orthopedic conditions including ankle, knee, hip, shoulder and elbow pain.
Elisabeth "Gay" Rice
Gay is the founding partner of Rice Rehabilitation. She is a graduate of Georgia State University with her Physical Therapy Degree, and is also a board certified hand therapist. Gay has been treating patients in the North Georgia area for over 26 years. Gay is well known for her high level of skill and one-on-one personal care for each and every patient. She is also an avid bike rider in her off duty times.