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.
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.
Kristina CourtneyDirector of Operations
Kristina joined Rise as our clinic operations lead in March 2018. She attended the University of Arkansas and currently lives in Farmington with her three kids (Kadynce, Alexander, Tenley). Kristina enjoys attending her kids' sporting events, cheering on her football teams (Razorbacks and New England Patriots), and spending time outdoors.
Alissa AndiClinic Coordinator - Rise East
Alissa joined Rise Physical Therapy in July of 2018. She's originally from Grapevine, Texas and has a degree in Public Health. She likes running, hiking, D&D, and watching The Office.