Karen Rasmusson, DPT – Karen, partner, has been providing physical therapy services for over 41 years. Her specialties include orthopedics, manual therapy, occupational health and treatment of vertigo/dizziness. She has been working in the field of occupation health since 1990 providing FCEs, ergonomic assessment, back education classes and treatment of the injured worker.
Cynthia Kihle, DPT – Cynthia, partner, has been providing physical therapy services for 30 years. Her specialties include orthopedics, manual therapy and treatment of low back and neck pain.
Reed Argent, MPT – Reed, partner, has been providing physical therapy services for 24 years. His specialties include orthopedics, manual therapy, sports medicine and occupational medicine including ergonomic assessments and post offer screens.
Katie Glessing, MPT- Katie has been providing physical therapy services for 18 years. Her specialties are in orthopedic care, geriatrics and wheelchair assessments. Katie provides care at our main clinic location as well as covering the PACE program, and home care for our clients who have difficulty with leaving their home.
Eris Smith, PT, CLT-LANA - Eris has been providing physical therapy services for 32 years. She is LANA certified in lymphedema treatment/managment specializing since 2001. Eris sees clients at the clinic, in private homes, in the assisted livings, and area nursing homes.
Brenda Holsten – Brenda has 30 years experience working in the health care field in numerous different aspects. She loves working with people and will help with all your insurance concerns here at First Choice Physical Therapy.
Kayla Lambrecht, DPT - Kayla has been providing physical therapy services since 2011. Her specialties include orthopedics, various muscular disorders, manual therapy, and running mechanics.
Jodi Nickelson - Jodi has 20 years experience working in the healthcare field in many different aspects. She is very happy to assist with any insurance questions that may arise.
Erica Hjelmstad, DPT - Erica has been providing physical therapy services since 2016. Her specialties include orthopedics, various muscular disorders, manual therapy, pediatrics, and women's health/pelvic floor health.
Kim Sutton - Kim has been with First Choice Physical Therapy since May 2018. She brings with her 12 years experience in different aspects of the healthcare field. She loves working with our patients and is very happy to assist in scheduling your appointments.
Shauna Norrie, MOTR/ L CHT - Shauna graduated from the Univeristy of North Dakota in 2008. SInce graduation Shauna has enjoyed seeing patients in a variety of settings, primarily outpatient hand therapy. She recevied her CHT (certified hand therapist) in June 2014. Shauna began working at First Choice PT in October of 2017.
Leanne Gotvaslee, DPT - For the past 10 years Leanne has focused on geriatric physical therapy and rehabilitation following hospitalizations for acute illness, injuries, and accidents. Leanne provides treatment at the main clinic, but spends several days each week providing treatment for assisted living facility residents in their home. Currently we are providing treatment for residents at The View, Maple View Memory Care, The Wellington, Elmcroft, and Emerald Court.