Staff

Kimberly Stumphauzer, PT

Kim is one of the co-owners of Jaworski Physical Therapy. She is a graduate of Bowling Green State University/Medical College of Ohio Physical Therapy program. Kim’s primary areas of interest include sports medicine, shoulder injuries, post-surgical rehab for orthopedic conditions, and management of headaches.

Ann Hamker, MS, ATC

Ann is one of the co-owners of Jaworski Physical Therapy. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science Degree in Athletic Training from Ohio University. Ann's area of interest is in the development of advanced strength and conditioning programs for all active individuals.

Rosemarie Jaworski, PT, DPT, Certified Vestibular Therapist

Rose is a graduate of Cleveland State University Physical Therapy Program and received her doctorate from the University of Montana. Rose has a special interest in the treatment of vestibular, balance and gait disorders. She completed a comprehensive training program and received specialized certification in the treatment of vestibular disorders.

Sally Higgins, MPT, Cert. MDT (Certified McKenzie Practitioner)

Sally is a graduate of Hahnemann University of Physical Therapy program. Sally is certified in the McKenzie Mechanical diagnosis and treatment method for the spine and extremities. Sally owned Higgins Physical Therapy in Lancaster, PA prior to joining JPT. She specializes in the treatment of runners, including utilization of the Pose method.

Paul Carman, DPT

Paul is a graduate of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Cleveland State. His primary areas of interest are orthopedics and sports injuries. Paul has developed special programs for the throwing athlete. One of Paul's specialties is the treatment of tennis players with shoulder injuries. Additionally, he is FCE (Functional Capacity Evaluation), certified.

Laura Breese, MA, ATC

Laura earned her Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training from Ohio University and her Master's in Athletic Training from Western Michigan University. Balance and sports specific training are Laura's areas of interest.

Beth Krepop, PTA

Beth is a graduate of the Cuyahoga County Community College Physical Therapist Assistant Program. Beth's special interest is in the areas of orthopedics and geriatrics. Beth coordinates our student volunteer and observation hours as well.

Linde Duke, PTA

Linde is a graduate of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Lorain County Community College. Her primary area of interest is sports rehabilitation. Linde also coordinates our "Power Posture" and "Stop Falls" program.

Joseph Stumphauzer, PTA

Joseph is a graduate of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Lorain County Community College. His interest is primarily in the area of orthopedics and individualized post-rehab programs.

Administration:

Jean Barnett, Administrative/Nutrition Consultant

Jean is one of the pioneers of Jaworski Physical Therapy, Inc. She began her career with JPT in 1989 as a receptionist/ secretary. Over the years she helped grow the practice from its start as a part time clinic, to one of the most well-known and respected physical therapy clinics in Lorain County. Jean previously served as an Administrator, and pursued a Certification in Nutrition. She now works part-time and oversees the operations of the office/billing department and will consult with patients on their nutritional concerns.

Lisa Brubaker, Billing Manager

Lisa is a graduate of Lorain County Community College with an Associate's degree in Applied Business. She also obtained certification as a medical biller. Lisa has 17 years of office experience in a medical setting. Lisa joined Jaworski Physical Therapy in 2013 and serves as JPT's Billing Manager and oversees the daily operations of the front office. She is here to help you with any concerns or insurance issues you may have.