St. Luke's Rehabilitation in Medical Plaza 1 of our Magic Valley Medical Center offers a wide range of therapies for Twin Falls and the surrounding region. We can help you recover from an injury or surgery, or manage a chronic condition. Our areas of specialty include:
Miranda Austin, PT, MPT, NCS, CBIS has a special interest in neurologic disorders. She is an American Physical Therapy Association certified neurologic clinic specialist (NCS) and an American Brain Injury Association certified brain injury specialist (CBIS). Miranda works with patients who have suffered from brain injuries, strokes, Parkinson’s disease, or multiple sclerosis.
Miranda earned a master's degree in physical therapy from Eastern Washington University.
Joy Crist PT, MPT, GCS, Cert. MDT specializes in geriatrics and disorders of the spine including back pain, neck pain, and spinal cord injuries. She is also an experienced general orthopedic clinician.
Joy earned a master's degree in physical therapy from the University of Nebraska. She has been board certified in geriatrics and has advanced certification in mechanical diagnosis and therapy through the McKenzie Institute.
Kristi Fregia Rucks, PT works with a wide variety of patients and has a special interest in helping people attain a healthier, more active lifestyle. She specifically enjoys working with bariatric patients.
Kristi has worked in a variety of settings, including outpatient orthopedics, home health, geriatrics, inpatient rehabilitation, and inpatient hospital care.
Kristi earned her bachelor's degree in physical therapy from Mount St. Mary's College. In her free time, she enjoys bicycling and ATV sports with her family.
Vanessa Harris, DPT specializes in pelvic health physical therapy, treating incontinence and pelvic pain conditions. She has attended special training for pelvic floor strengthening including biofeedback assisted retraining. She is passionate about working with people with neurological disorders to prevent falls and help them regain functional mobility through exercise.
Vanessa earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Northern Arizona University.
Jeffrey D. Himes, MOT, OTR/L, CEAS, CFCE, CDRS works primarily with outpatient adult rehabilitation. He has professional interests in occupational health, hand rehabilitation, clinical driving assessments, and stroke and other neurological disorders.
Jeffrey earned his undergraduate degree as an occupational therapy assistant from Salt Lake Community College, and his master's degree in occupational therapy from Nova Southeastern University.
Coreen W. Keller MPT, CWS, CBIS, CSRS specializes in neurological rehabilitation and has an interest in wound care. She has received professional certifications for certified wound specialist (CWS), certified brain injury specialist (CBIS), and certified stroke rehabilitation specialist (CSRS). She currently sees patients in the hospital for inpatient rehabilitation.
Coreen earned a master's degree in physical therapy at the University of Utah.
Leslie Silvester, MS, CCC-SLP, CBIS has specialized in several fields of adult rehabilitation, including traumatic brain injury (TBI), stroke, attention, memory, voice, and dysphagia.
Leslie earned her master's degree from Idaho State University. In her free time, she enjoys mind-body connection.
Jennifer Thomas, OTR/L, CLT specializes in both inpatient acute care rehabilitation and outpatient rehabilitation. She is a lymphedema-certified therapist with most of her practice focused on treating lymphedema and the lymphatic system. Jennifer is also interested in vision therapy, neurorehabilitation, and general physical disabilities.
Jennifer earned her master's degree in occupational therapy from the College of St. Scholastica and is certified through the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.
Inflammation of the joints in one or more areas of the body. There are over 100 different types of arthritis.
This common condition affects more than 80% of us at some point, and is not usually indicative of a serious spine problem.
A forceful head motion or impact causing a change in mental status.
A forceful head motion or impact causing a brief change in mental status with lingering side effects.
A condition affecting the brain and spinal cord that impacts muscle control and strength, vision, balance, and more.
Stroke occurs when a blood vessel in the brain is blocked or bursts. Brain damage can begin within minutes, so act quickly.