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Tuesday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday:8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday:8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Featured Services

Physical Therapy
Aquatic Therapy
Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
Hand Therapy
Hand Therapy Certified
Occupational Therapy
Sports Medicine
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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.
Our Team

Marc Miller, P.T.

Marc received a bachelor's degree in physical therapy in 1989 from the University of Pittsburgh. He has worked as the center manager at NovaCare's Ford City location since 1992. Marc specializes in treating and rehabilitating a wide range of orthopaedic injuries and dysfunctions. His goal is to provide the highest quality of care to his patients and empower them to take an active role in their rehabilitation and well being. Marc is MACI certified.

John Eichmiller, P.T., COMT, CSCS

John received a bachelor's degree in physical therapy in 1990 from the University of Pittsburgh. He is experienced in treating a wide variety of orthopaedic, neurologic, sports and work-related injuries, with a specialization in temporomandibular disorders, headaches and cervical spine. John believes every patients deserves a thorough evaluation and individualized program designed to meet their specific needs and goals. It is important to John to spend one-to-one time with his patient at every visit.

Charity Smail, PTA

Charity began working at NovaCare's Ford City location in 1997 as a physical therapy aide and secretary. In 2002, she became a physical therapist assistant with an associate's degree in applied science from Butler County Community College. She assists physical therapists with high quality treatment. Charity's cheerful personality is comforting to each patient while she lifts everyone's spirits.

Tammy Mauthe, Patient Service Specialist

Tammy has been a patient service specialist in the Ford City location since 1995. She attended Butler County Community College and earned an associate's degree in applied science while majoring in medical office administration. She enjoys working with patients and helping them to have a clear understanding of their insurance and therapy benefits. Tammy's goal is to make everybody feel welcome and comfortable.

Jaimie Pechan, Patient Service Specialist

Jaimie attended four years of college and became a member of the NovaCare team in 2002 as a patient service specialist. She takes pride in working with patients, doctors and insurances to obtain accurate billing information. Jaimie's goal is to assist all patients and make their therapy experience a success.

Heather Kutch, Patient Service Specialist

Heather works at NovaCare's Ford City location as a patient service specialist since 2013. She greets all patients at the front office with her pleasant attitude and a smile. She enjoys spending time with her husband and just became a first time mom with the birth of a beautiful baby girl. Heather's goal is to address all patient concerns with a positive resolution.

Amy Rottman, PTA

Amy received an associate's degree in applied science and massage therapy in 2001 from Butler County Community College. She has assisted physical therapists at NovaCare Rehabilitation in Ford City since 2000. Amy supports each patient in their recovery with a friendly ear and caring personality.

Cheryl Deel, O.T., CHT

Cheryl graduated from Ohio State University in 1981 with a bachelor's degree in occupational therapy. She earned certification as a hand therapist in 1991. Cheryl's goals are to increase a patient's understanding of their disease or injury and to establish an individualized therapy program to maximize the functional use of their hand.
All Services

Physical Therapy

  • Physical Therapy
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
  • Recovery and Reconditioning
  • 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
  • Cupping Therapy
  • 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

  • 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
  • Spinal

Care Delivery

  • Telerehab
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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


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