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Monday:7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday:7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday:7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday:7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday:7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday:Closed
Sunday:Closed

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Aquatic Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Hand Therapy
Hand Therapy Certified
Occupational Therapy
Athletic Training Services
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About

At NovaCare Rehabilitation, our experienced clinical team will design an individualized plan of care that aligns with your specific goals in mind. Through experience, advanced clinical training and clear communication with our patients, our therapy team will give you the advantage in recovery. We are proud to be part of the community and are committed to providing each patient with an exceptional experience that promotes healing and recovery in a safe, compassionate environment. Call or request an appointment and experience the power of physical therapy today.

During this time, we are keenly focused on your safety while helping you feel better. Our center is open and here to serve those in need. The Department of Homeland Security and state governments have deemed physical therapy an essential component of health care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are taking extensive preventative measures, guided by the CDC, to protect our patients and employees who enter our center. Should you not feel comfortable visiting our center at this time, we are also offering telerehab services so you can easily connect with one of our licensed therapists through web-based technology that is HIPAA compliant. Contact us today at 724.459.5101 for more information.

Our Team

Rebecca Vadala, MPT, Center Manager

Becky received a master's degree in physical therapy in 2000 from Duquesne University. Since 2003, Becky has had the privilege of providing physical therapy services in her hometown of Blairsville where she serves as center manager. She has experience with orthopaedic, pediatric, aquatic and vestibular therapy. Becky loves staying active in the community, especially with sports-related fitness classes for kids of all ages. Becky's goal is to provide excellent quality of care in a professional and personable environment while utilizing a hands-on approach to improve the quality of life for her patients.

Lynn Brudnak-Kelly, MOTR/L, CHT

Lynn has been practicing as an Occupational Therapist since 1997 and as a Certified Hand Therapist since 2005. She finds it very fulfilling to help patients get back to their lives after an injury. Lynn enjoys working with her patients and often says that she loves what she gets to do every day!

Leslie McCracken, Patient Service Specialist

Leslie attended Cambria-Rowe Business College and received an associate degree in medical office a. She has been a patient service specialist with NovaCare since 2008. Leslie strives to make every patient feel at home starting with the first visit.

Sarah Stillman, P.T., DPT

Sarah received a doctoral degree in physical therapy in 2019 from St. Francis University. She started in our region in early 2020, where she is a staff physical therapist at multiple centers, including Blairsville, Saltsburg and Indiana. She has interest in orthopedic patients, from her own previous ACL injuries. She completed the Functional Capacity Evaluation course, and enjoys helping workers' compensation patients return to work.

Amanda Kinter, PTA

Amanda received her Associate in Science Physical Therapist assistant degree in 2004 from CCAC. She started as a PTA in our Blairsville office in 2005. Since then, she has been mainly working in an outpatient setting. She has experience working in a local brain balance and concussion program. Her interests are in orthopaedic and pediatric physical therapy. She enjoys helping people return to their full potential.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • Telerehab
  • Cancer Rehabilitation
  • Fall Prevention Program
  • Manual Therapy
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
  • Pre-/Post-Operative Care
  • Spine Program
  • TMJ/TMD Rehabilitation
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Blood Flow Restriction
  • Fibromyalgia Treatment
  • Headache Treatment
  • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Obesity / Bariatric Care
  • Osteoporosis Management
  • Stroke Rehabilitation
  • Wheelchair Seating and Mobility Clinic Services

Hand Therapy

  • Hand Therapy
  • Hand Therapy Certified
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Arthritis / Osteoarthritis Program
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Orthotics Upper Extremity - Hand/Arm
  • Wound and Scar Care

Sports Medicine

  • Athletic Training Services
  • Sports Medicine
  • ACL Program
  • Concussion Management
  • Functional Movement Screen

Work Health

  • Functional Capacity Evaluations
  • Return-to-Work Program
  • Work Conditioning
  • Ergonomic Programs
  • Post-Offer Employment Testing
  • Injury Prevention
  • Onsite Rehabilitation
  • Work Hardening
  • Safe Patient Handling
  • Utilization Management System

Pediatric Therapy

  • Pediatric Physical Therapy

Prosthetics & Orthotics

  • Upper Extremity Orthotics
  • Foot Orthotics
  • Knee Bracing
  • Spinal
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Community

During this time, we are keenly focused on your safety while helping you feel better. Our centers are open and here to serve those in need. The Department of Homeland Security and state governments have deemed physical therapy an essential component of health care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are taking extensive preventative measures, guided by the CDC, to protect our patients and employees who enter our centers.

Should you not feel comfortable visiting our centers at this time, we are also offering telerehab services so you can easily connect with one of our licensed therapists through web-based technology that is HIPAA compliant.  Contact us today for more information.

NovaCare offers same day appointments. Call in the morning and be seen that day! For more information about same day appointments, please contact your local NovaCare Rehabilitation center today.

Community Involvement

Programs

News & Events

New Valencia Location

February 12, 2021

NovaCare Rehabilitation is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Valencia, PA at:

1099 Pittsburgh Road, Valencia, PA 16059
Phone:  724-687-8120


Please stop in and visit with our center manager, Mark Perkins, P.T., DPT, COMT, ATC, CSCS. Mark specializes in outpatient orthopaedics including sports injuries, vestibular rehabilitation, pain management and post-surgical care.

We look forward to seeing you.

Oakmont 5K Run

May 25, 2021

Oakmont Father's Day 5K Run (Presented by Oakmont Chamber of Commerce)

Date: Sunday, June 20, 2021

Time: 9 am

Where: Riverview Park in Oakmont, PA

Sign-Up: getmeregistered.com