Select Physical Therapy - West Hartford
29 North Main Street | West Hartford, CT 06107Call 860-251-9923
|Monday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Tuesday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Wednesday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Thursday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Friday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Saturday||8:00am - 12:00pm|
- Physical Therapists
- Orthopedic Care
- Sports Medicine
- Workers Comp/Rehabilitation
- Orthotics & Prosthetic Therapy
- Manual Therapy
Our highly respected clinical team provides preventative and rehabilitative services that maximize functionality and promote well-being. We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patient's specific goals. Our commitment to customer satisfaction is demonstrated by our high-quality clinical care, positive interaction with patients, complete and timely communication to physicians and case managers, patient education programs, convenient locations and prompt appointment availability. We offer the following programs and services:
Athletic Training Services
Functional Capacity Evaluations
We participate with most major medical insurance plans including but not limited to:
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Medicaid/Husky (for patients under the age of 21 years old)
Jane is a physical therapist for Select Physical Therapy's West Hartford outpatient physical therapy center. She has achieved success in the treatment of all types of orthopedic injuries and specializes in pediatrics and women's health, especially addressing musculoskeletal pain during pregnancy. Recently, Jane became full body certified in Active Release Technique, a soft tissue mobilization treatment used to heal soft tissue injuries and a technique very popular among the running and triathlon community. Jane also is the center manager for the West Hartford office and one of three market managers for Connecticut.
Jane earned a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut in 1981 and a Master of Science in Applied Anatomy and Physiology from Boston University in 1985. She has completed numerous continuing education courses including:
*Active Release Technique
*Mobilization courses for the extremities and spine
*Treatment of Running Injuries
*Biomechanical assessment of the Foot and Ankle and Orthotic Prescription
*Pediatric and Women's Health courses
Lindsay has over 15 years of experience in outpatient physical therapy, graduating from the University of Connecticut in 1998. She has worked for Select Physical Therapy for the past 13 years, most recently as the center manager of the onsite clinics located at Aetna in Hartford and at Cigna in Bloomfield. With extensive experience in orthopedic practice, Lindsay is the coordinator of clinical education for Select Physical Therapy's New England region and is an instructor for the Cyriax method of systematic evaluation and treatment for musculoskeletal conditions.
In 2010, Lindsay earned credentials as a certified orthopedic manual therapist and relies on manual therapy skills, in combination with exercise prescription, to help patients reduce pain, restore function, and achieve goals that they have been unable to reach independently. Lindsay enjoys working in the corporate setting where she can follow up with her patients regularly as they continue their exercise programs in the fitness center just outside of the physical therapy clinic.
Lynn is a Physical Therapist for Select Physical Therapy's West Hartford, CT outpatient physical therapy center. She splits her time between the West Hartford location and Trinity College providing physical therapy services for athletes, students, faculty and staff on campus. Lynn earned a Master's of Science Degree in Physical Therapy from The University of Connecticut in 2002. While in college, she was a member of the UConn Women's Tennis Team. She has been employed by Select Physical Therapy, formerly HealthSouth, since 2003 and has previously held a management position. She is recognized as a Certified Graston Technique Provider and Cyriax Certified clinician. Lynn enjoys working with athletes and patients of all ages. In her spare time, Lynn enjoys playing tennis and golf, exercising and spending time with family and friends.
*Low Back Rehabilitation
*WorkStrategies Program (Work Injury Prevention & Management)
Andrew is a physical therapist and center manager of Select's West Hartford clinic and onsite locations of The Hartford Insurance. He graduated with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in 2010. He received his Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) and Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist certifications in 2014. Along with his experience in the orthopedic and corporate environment, Andrew worked with Temple University athletics while working in Philadelphia. An avid runner, Andrew coaches for MPower Youth Sports in West Hartford and Farmington, performs injury assessments with Fleet Feet Sports in West Hartford, and he has developed a Running Clinic for the West Hartford office. He treats a wide variety of running and sports-related injuries, as well as post-surgical and musculoskeletal conditions.read more
Brian is the Head Athletic Trainer at Northwest Catholic High School. He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education with a concentration on Athletic Training from Castleton State College in Castleton, VT in May 1994. He received a Masters Degree in Sports Injury Prevention and Management from Springfield College in May 2001.
He is employed by Select Physical Therapy Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Center in West Hartford, and is contracted to care for the student athletes at Northwest Catholic High School. Brian was previously employed as the Head Athletic Trainer at Springfield College for one year. In August 2002, he joined Select Physical Therapy and became the Certified Athletic Trainer for Northwest Catholic High School.
Amy is a physical therapist at Select Physical Therapy�s West Hartford outpatient physical therapy center. She graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Sacred Heart University in 2015. Amy treats a wide variety of sports-related injuries as well as a broad range of musculoskeletal and post-surgical conditions. Her ultimate goal is to provide a well-rounded, individualized treatment plan to all her patients in order to facilitate return to function/sport and prevent risk of future injury.read more
Claire Botting is the head athletic trainer at Hartford Public High School. She received both her bachelor�s in exercise science and master's in athletic training form Saint Louis University in St. Louis, Mo. Claire became certified as an athletic trainer by the National Athletic Training Association Board of Certification in June 2014. Along with caring for her student athletes at Hartford Public, she is involved with the Work Strategies program doing ergonomic evaluations and working with employees at Medtronic in Chicopee, MA. During the summer months, Claire travels as the head athletic trainer with the Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps out of San Antonio, TX.read more
Kevin Froese is a physical therapist at Select�s West Hartford clinic. He graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) in 2016 from University of Hartford. Kevin has a passion for helping athletes and weekend warriors perform at the highest level, which has led him to pursue a certification as a strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). While working towards his physical therapy degree, Kevin played for the University of Hartford Men�s Rugby team and went on to become the strength and conditioning coach during his graduate program. He has a special interest in running and golf swing biomechanics, but is dedicated to helping all people with various orthopedic conditions improve their ability to move pain-free and enhance their quality of life.read more
Nikki is a physical therapist at Select Physical Therapy in West Hartford. She graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut in 2016. As part of her graduate research, Nikki and her colleagues investigated risk factors for upper extremity pain and injury in high school baseball players. She is passionate about treating a variety of patients, from athletes with musculoskeletal injuries, to older adults who require functional training to improve balance and mobility. As a former collegiate rugby player, Nikki has a special interest in concussion management and sports-related injuries.read more
Brooke graduated from SUNY Stonybrook with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy; after receiving her undergraduate Bachelor�s degree from the University of Florida, in Exercise Science. Prior to joining Select Physical Therapy, Brooke was working with patients in private outpatient orthopedic settings in Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York City.
In 2007, Brooke achieved the distinguished recognition of Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS) from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. She also holds a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certification through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Brooke has enhanced her practice with numerous continuing education courses and techniques including: The McKenzie Method, Kinesio taping, The Institute of Physical Art, and became a certified Graston Technique practitioner in 2012. Brooke specializes in orthopedics, sports medicine, manual therapy and functional training. She enjoys treating all injuries but is especially interested in low back pain, post-op rehabilitation, soft tissue dysfunction, and knee pain.
Jennifer Fournier, PT is a Physical Therapist for Select Physical Therapy�s outpatient physical therapy center at the onsite at The Hartford in Windsor and Hartford, as well as treating therapist out of West Hartford. Jennifer earned a Master�s in Physical Therapy in January of 2008 and is certified in the Cyriax Method of Evaluation and Treatment of Soft Tissue Lesions. She has experience in orthopedic injuries such as ankle/foot disorders, shoulder injuries, neck and back pain/injuries, vestibular therapy, and experience with various neurological disorders such as stroke, brain injury, amputations, and MS. Jennifer enjoys spending time with her two young children, running, kayaking, snowboarding and vacationing often in Disney World.read more