Our Staff: Davis Clinic
The physical therapists at Physical Therapy Central all have advanced physical therapy degrees at either the Master’s or Doctorate level. This allows the therapists to provide efficient and effective treatment outcomes for the patients. Each member of the staff completes a minimum of 40 continuing education hours per year to stay at the top of their field.
Board Certified in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
Janie graduated with her Master of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in 2006. She graduated with outstanding distinction and received the Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence as a PT student. During graduate school, Janie was also a member of Alpha Eta Honor Society. Prior to earning her Masters in Physical Therapy, Janie graduated summa cum laude from Oklahoma State University with an Honors Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Science. Recently, Janie was honored as a 2010 OSU College of Human Sciences Rising Star Alumni.
Janie graduated in August 2009 with her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from A.T. Still University, in the Arizona School of Health Sciences. Janie’s doctoral studies included differential diagnosis, gender-specific conditions such as osteoporosis, patellofemoral pain, and pain during pregnancy, and the study of neurological rehabilitation for patients following a stroke or brain injury. In 2010, Janie earned her American of Physical Therapy Specialties Board certification as an orthopedic specialist (OCS).
Janie is active in the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Oklahoma Physical Therapy Association (OPTA), starting with her service as OPTA student legislative liaison in graduate school. She currently serves on the OPTA Board of Directors as Membership Chairman. Janie has represented Oklahoma physical therapists in the APTA House of Delegates as well as advocated for patients and therapists on Capitol Hill through APTA legislative affairs. In 2008, Janie was awarded a national “Emerging Leader” award from APTA for her service. In 2011, Janie was awarded the Kenneth Ball Award for Significant Service to the Association.
Janie is co-owner of Physical Therapy Central of Davis. She resides in Pauls Valley, with her husband, Tommy Taylor, and children, Kate and Harrison.
Scott was raised in central Kansas where he attended Great Bend High School and played soccer. His education continued at Sterling College in Kansas where he replaced soccer with ultimate Frisbee. In 2011, he earned his undergraduate degree in Biology and was accepted into the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Physical Therapy program. During Scott’s doctorate program, he completed clinical rotations in Kansas, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. These rotation granted him experience in acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient orthopedics.
In 2014 he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy and received honors of clinical and academic excellence. He continues his education through a manual therapy certification program with intentions to sit for an orthopedic specialty exam in 2016.
Currently, Scott calls Pauls Valley home. His passion outside of the physical therapy is rock climbing, despite his fear of heights. His climbing adventures have been limited to Arkansas but he hopes to expand into longer and higher climbs around the United States. When unable to climb Scott enjoys to play golf and basketball, back country camp, hunt, fish and spend time at the lake.
Kim Tabor, PT, DPT
Kim Tabor joined Physical Therapy Central in July 2015. She brings over 10 years experience in the physical therapy field. Kim received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Fitness in 2003. She went on to receive her Master’s degree and Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy in 2006 from Central Michigan University. Kim is a former NAIA and NCCAA Track and Field athlete and has a special interest in sports rehabilitation.
Kim has used her therapy skills in a variety of settings including working in a rehabilitation hospital and on a Marine Corp base helping active duty military prior to joining Physical Therapy Central. Since becoming a therapist, she has continued to use an evidence based approach to treat a wide variety of injuries and is comfortable working with patients of all ages. She works with patients using individualized exercise programs and manual treatments along with instruction in proper exercise techniques to help them recover from current injuries. Kim also strives to teach patients how to prevent future injuries as well. She has attended multiple continuing education courses, with specific interest in gait and running mechanics.
Kim has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2004 and uses this membership to stay informed on the latest research and developments in the practice of Physical Therapy. She also enjoys participating in local road races and triathlons. Kim, her husband, Dr. Phillip Tabor, and their young son, are excited to live and work in Davis.
Sierra Parks, PTA
Sierra was born and raised on her family’s cattle ranch in Wynnewood, Oklahoma. She graduated from Wynnewood High School in 2005. Sierra graduated in the top 10% of her class and was active in student council, FFA, cheerleading, and participated in the Oklahoma High School Rodeo Association.
Sierra gained an interest in pursuing a physical therapy career while working as a physical therapy technician for Physical Therapy Central. She earned an Associate in Diversified Studies with an Emphasis in Science, from Oklahoma City Community College in 2012. She was later accepted into the Murray State College PTA program Sierra graduated with her Associates in Applied Science with Physical Therapy Assistant option in 2015.
Sierra married her husband, Brandon in July of 2013. Currently they reside on her family’s ranch in Wynnewood, Oklahoma. In her spare time, Sierra enjoys spending time with her husband, friends and family. Sierra loves participating in outdoor actives such as hiking, paddle boarding, and riding horses on her family’s ranch.
Sierra is an active member of the Oklahoma Physical Therapy Association and the American Physical Therapy Association. She is excited to come home to her Physical Therapy Central family as a physical therapy assistant (PTA).
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