ATI Physical Therapy Expands in State of Oregon
Erhardt Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine joins ATI
Bolingbrook, IL – June 27, 2016 – ATI Physical Therapy, the nation’s largest physical therapy practice under one brand, today announces expansion in the Portland, Oregon region with the addition of Erhardt Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine, a two-clinic practice with locations in Scappoose and Beaverton. The addition of the Erhardt clinics marks the third acquisition in the Oregon market, joining Willamette Spine Care & Physical Therapy and McMinnville Physical Therapy
For more than 17 years, Erhardt Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine has been providing individualized, comprehensive and patient-focused care, featuring the only board certified orthopedic specialist and certified manual therapist in Columbia County. The team members at Erhardt are committed to working with the patients and physicians to develop an individualized treatment plan to maximize patient’s success in achieving their goals.
“ATI is all class. I have truly never experienced a more impressive collection of people in one company,” said Jonathan Erhardt, Owner of Erhardt Physical Therapy. “They embraced our efforts to provide a unique blend of extraordinary patient experience and clinical excellence. That commitment, combined with their zeal for education, community outreach and creating a family-like atmosphere, is to be commended and is something we are proud to be a part of.”
With exceptional, patient-centered care, trusted expertise and remarkable outcomes, the goal of ATI Physical Therapy is to exceed customer expectations—every day, in every clinic. ATI is a nationally-recognized rehabilitation provider, specializing in research-based physical therapy, workers’ compensation rehab, employer worksite solutions, sports medicine, home health, and a variety of specialty therapies.
“Erhardt has a solid history of providing extraordinary care and outstanding results, and we are excited to add this team to the ATI family,” said Lou Hillegass, Senior Vice President of Operations with ATI. “Together, we will continue their tradition and look for additional opportunities for growth and enhancements so we can have a greater impact on our patients and our communities.”
Complimentary injury screens are available at all ATI locations, and first appointments are scheduled within 24-48 hours, with early morning and evening hours available to accommodate patient schedules.
ATI accepts virtually all major insurance carriers, verifies patient benefits prior to the start of treatment and offers individualized payment plans. Unique to the industry, ATI’s dedicated in-house research department aims to improve patient outcomes through basic science, research and evidence-based medicine. This includes the ATI Patient Outcomes Registry, a collection of data that supports an innovative approach to physical therapy that improves awareness of patient outcomes and how the rehabilitative process can impact patients’ quality of life.
Based in Bolingbrook, Illinois, ATI is a privately held, nationally-recognized physical therapy organization with more than 590 locations in 24 states. Named “Best Physical Therapy Practice in the Nation” by ADVANCE magazine, ATI is one of the first physical therapy companies in the country to achieve URAC Core Accreditation, a mark of distinction that recognizes ATI’s commitment to quality healthcare. To give back to the local communities where ATI patients and staff work and live, ATI established the ATI Foundation, a non-profit organization benefiting children in need of resources and funding due to medical complications and physical impairments.
For a complete list of ATI’s clinic locations, please visit ATIpt.com.