Jase Pinerola, PT, DPT, SCS, ECS, LAT
Jase received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky in May 2009 and his bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from the University of Kentucky in 1990. He is a board certified clinical specialist in both sports and electrophysiologic physical therapy. He is also a licensed athletic trainer and an adjunct professor for Western Kentucky University School of Physical Therapy.
J. Brad McAlister, PT, OCS
Brad received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and Economics from Western Kentucky University in 1997 and his bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Louisville in 1999. He is a board certified specialist in orthopaedic physical therapy. He has a special interest in total joint replacements and athletic performance enhancements and is also a Level 2 Titleist Performance Institute instructor.
Kelly Lapeus, PT, DPT, ASTYM Certified
Kelly received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Findlay in 2015 where she lettered on the volleyball team while completing her bachelors of science from 2009-2012. Kelly serves the Brownsville and Bowling Green South locations.
Jake Thomas, PT, DPT
Jake earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky in August 2018 and his bachelor’s degree in Education in December 2015 from the University of Kentucky where he also lettered 4 years on the men’s varsity swim team. He has presented research on various headache pathologies at multiple national conferences. His areas of special interest include pathologies of the shoulder & knee, sports physical therapy, spine pain, manual therapy and vestibular rehabilitation.
Wade Weatherholt, PT, DPT
Wade received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Western Kentucky University in May 2018 and his bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in May 2015 from Western Kentucky University. Wade provides services at the Bowling Green South location as well as onsite interventions for various industries in the Bowling Green area. He has a special interest in Industrial Rehabilitation and is certified in Work Hardening/Conditioning training programs.
Courtney Herrington, PTA
Courtney received an associates degree from Western Kentucky University in Interdisciplinary Studies and also received an associates degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Madisonville Community College in 2014. She assists in the provision of physical therapy services at Bowling North and South locations. She has a special interest in sports-related injuries and manual therapy.
Kevin Winn, BS, CIEE, CSCS, NSCA-CPT
Kevin received his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Health Promotion from Louisiana Tech University in 2009 where he lettered 4 years on the baseball team. He is a certified industrial ergonomic evaluator (CIEE), certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) and certified personal trainer (NSCA-CPT). Kevin coordinates sports outreach programs such as conditioning and athletic training services at local high schools. In addition, Kevin serves as lead ergonomist to regional industry providing ergonomic risk assessments, physical demands assessments and post-offer testing.
Zac Lechler, BS, MS, LAT, ATC
Zac completed his master’s degree in Kinesiology from Western Kentucky University in 2016 and his bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from Defiance College in 2014. Zac played collegiate soccer at Defiance and is actively coaching soccer at the high school and youth level in Bowling Green. In addition, Zac is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer (CF-L1), specializing in coaching youth athletes.