NovaCare Rehabilitation - Huber Heights
8412 Old Troy Pike | Dayton, OH 45424Call 937-985-3970
At NovaCare Rehabilitation, our sought after clinical team develops an individualized plan of care that is based on your treatment needs and goals. Through experience, advanced clinical training and clear communication with our patients, we can get you back to work, athletics, activities of daily living and life.
Our center offers patients access to one-on-one, personalized care and innovative rehabilitation equipment to help efficiently strengthen the body, reduce pain and prevent future injury. We are proud to serve your community and are committed to providing each person an exceptional experience that promotes healing and recovery in a safe, compassionate environment.
NovaCare offers numerous convenient locations and prompt appointment availability.
Please call us today to request an appointment and learn more about our service offerings. Experience the power of physical therapy at NovaCare Rehabilitation!
We also offer the following programs and services: Anodyne Laser Therapy, Fitness Program, Functional Capacity Evaluations, Physical Therapy, Sports Medicine, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Work Conditioning, Wound Care, and Dry Needling services
Christopher Sullivan is a physical therapist at NovaCare’s Huber Heights clinic located at 8412 Old Troy Pike. As an integral part of the NovaCare team Chris treats a myriad of orthopedic conditions and post-surgical interventions and has seen notable success in the rehabilitation of total joint replacements, acute and chronic soft tissue/musculoskeletal injuries, return to work/functional rehabilitation, gate and balance instability and sports injuries. His true competence and enthusiasm is evidenced each day with clinical competency aimed toward improving independence, function and quality of life for each of his patients.
Chris is an alumnus of The University of Findlay, in Findlay, Ohio, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree as well as his Doctor of Physical Therapy. He has continued his academic achievements with courses including Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (I.A.S.T.M.), Evidence Based Evaluation and Treatment of the Foot and Ankle, The Biomechanics of Athletic Performance, and Manual Therapy of the Lower Quarter. With a passion for his profession, Chris continues to cultivate an attitude of ongoing educational, clinical and service excellence for the benefit of his patients.
Chris’s Vision…“I am always striving to be the best therapist possible, making sure I look at every angle and any possible deficit that might need to be addressed. I am always courteous and believe that I can help anyone improve their ability to participate in their daily functional, work related, or athletic activities with less difficulty or pain. I never give up on a patient and will push myself and the patient to get the best results possible, all the while being professional and respectful of the patient and their beliefs as well.”
Clinical Experience: 8 years
NovaCare Experience: 8 years
James Drake is the Center Manager and treating physical therapist at NovaCare’s Huber Heights clinic located at 8412 Old Troy Pike. An accomplished clinician, Jim specializes in the treatment of vertigo, total joint replacements, acute and chronic soft tissue/musculoskeletal injuries, return to work/functional rehabilitation, fall prevention, gait training and balance instability and wound care. With a dedicated focus on exceptional patient care Jim leads his staff in clinical and service excellence while overseeing the day to day operations.
Jim received his Bachelor of Arts & Science degree in pre-physical therapy/psychology from Ohio University and earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Slippery Rock University, in Pennsylvania. His continuing education courses include Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (I.A.S.T.M.), Evidence Based Evaluation and Treatment of the Foot and Ankle, Vestibular Rehabilitation Workshop, and he regularly attends the High School and Collegiate Sports Medicine Conference. In addition, Jim is a Certified Clinical Instructor as attested by the American Physical Therapy Association, and has also earned his Certification by the American Balance Institute.
Jim’s Vision…“As a physical therapist I strive for the highest level of excellence in treatment in order to achieve the best possible patient prognosis now and for the future, all the while exhibiting empathy and understanding to establish trust and respect for the field of physical therapy. I will always do everything within my power to treat and educate each of my patients and to empower them to achieve the highest level of recovery and quality of life.”