Tyler Green, DPTPhysical Therapist, Co-Founder
Tyler opened Rise Physical Therapy in 2016. He was born and raised in Arkansas. He received his Bachelors of Science in Biology from Arkansas Tech University and his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Tyler has two daughters, Katelynn and Hannah. He enjoys spending time outdoors rock climbing, skiing and hiking.
Derek Lee, DPTPhysical Therapist, Co-Founder
Derek opened Rise Physical Therapy with Tyler in 2016. Derek is a Fayetteville native and graduate of the University of Arkansas, where he received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2007. He then received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) at Southwest Baptist University in 2011. After PT school, Derek and his wife Erin moved back to Fayetteville where they continue to put down roots and raise their son, Isaiah. Derek has a passion for running, cycling, and fly fishing.
Alyssa Lindau, DPTPhysical Therapist
Alyssa joined Rise Physical Therapy in September 2017. She is a Denver, Colorado native and received her Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Science from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. In May 2017, she graduated from Northeastern with her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). Alyssa enjoys running, biking, hiking and spending time outdoors with her dog. She has run the Boston Marathon and is excited to be able to work with runners and athletes in Fayetteville.
Jeanette Turley, DPTPhysical Therapist
Jeanette joined Rise Physical Therapy in January 2018. She completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Arkansas and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. After PT school, Jeanette and her husband Clayton moved back to NWA. They recently took on a fixer upper and spend most weekends performing DIY home repairs when they are not soaking up the outdoors. Jeanette enjoys gardening, running, and spoiling their three dogs.
Sean Pelzer, DPTPhysical Therapist
Sean joined the Rise team in December of 2017. Sean is originally from Austin, Texas. He completed his undergraduate degree at Texas State University and moved to northwest Arkansas in 2014 after graduating from the University of Central Arkansas, with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT). He enjoys spending time with his wife, Courtney, they daughter Cora, and their two dogs.
Carrie Ward, DPTPhysical Therapist
Carrie joined Rise Physical Therapy in July 2018. She's a Springdale native with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a DPT from UCA. In her spare time, Carrie enjoys traveling, food, sports, exercise and spending time with her dog Sadie.
Jacob Davies, DPTPhysical Therapist
Jacob joined Rise Physical Therapy in April 2021. He is a Northwest Arkansas native and attained his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2015 from the University of Arkansas. He went on to graduate from Southwest Baptist University in 2019 with his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). His special interests include working with athletes of all ages, ACL injury prevention, and global health outreach. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Hannah, their son, Levi, and Australian shepherd, Chip. He loves to get outdoors, explore, and cheer on his Arkansas Razorbacks and Kansas City Chiefs.
Jessie Czarnecki, DPTPhysical Therapist
Jessie joined Rise Physical Therapy in September of 2020. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Neuroscience at Augustana College, and received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) at Washington University in St. Louis in 2020. She moved to Fayetteville shortly after graduating PT school. Jessie is passionate about coaching and participating in CrossFit, and hopes to grow roots within the NWA community to work with athletes of all backgrounds, with an emphasis on CrossFit. She also has a passion for artwork, running, and hiking in her free time.
Sadie ProsserPatient Care Representative
Sadie joined Rise Physical Therapy in October of 2016. She has a bachelor's degree in Social Work and is currently attending the University of Arkansas to further her education. She loves concerts, the outdoors and the Dallas Stars.