Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance - Kalamazoo


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Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance accepts all insurance companies.

The list below includes, but is not limited to all participating providers. If you have any specific questions regarding your insurance benefits, please call our office (269.375.4737) and ask our staff to assist you. Our goal is to make your physical therapy experience as easy as possible.

  • Aetna
  • ASR/Physician's Care
  • Auto No-Fault
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Preferred
  • Capp Care
  • Community Blue PPO
  • First Health
  • HAP/PHP
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Plus Blue
  • MESSA
  • MIChild
  • NGS
  • PPOM
  • PHCS
  • Smart Health
  • Teamsters(PPOM)
  • UHC/IBA
  • Worker's Compensation

  • Champus (Tricare) as Medicare secondary
  • MSPERS (Michigan Public School Employment Retirement System)
  • Priority Health (HMO, PPO, ASO, POS, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid)

Services and Specialty Programs
  • Musculoskeletal Impairments
  • Post-operative extremity and spine rehabilitation
  • Neuromuscular re-education utilizing biofeedback training and reactive neuromuscular training ( RNT)
  • Sports specific and functional rehabilitation
  • Manual therapy for extremity and spinal impairments
  • McKenzie-trained physical therapy for treatment of spinal disorders
  • Acute and chronic management for spinal disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Sacrolliac joint (SIJ) dysfunction and pelvic pain
  • Aquatic Therapy Program
  • Plyometric jump training program designed for knee injury prevention
Staff Specialization and Certifications
  • Health Spine@Agility
  • Videotaped gait analysis for walkers and runners
  • Shoe and foot orthotic recommendations/referrals
  • Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program
  • "Just for KIDS!" Physical Therapy Program
  • Post-Partum "Athlete" Program
  • Golf F.I.T. (Functional Integrated Training) Program


Sports Performance Programs
As part of our comprehensive sports physical therapy program, Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance offers several sports performance programs targeted for individuals of all ages and levels, from youth to adult, middle school to professional, recreational to competitive, or beginner to experienced.
  • Videotaped gait analysis for walkers and runners
  • Shoe and foot orthotic recommendations
  • Biomechanical evaluations for cyclists
  • Lactate threshold testing for endurance athletes using heart rate monitors
  • S.2P.E.A.K. Training (Sports Specific Performance Enhancement and Knee Injury Prevention)
  • Sports performance training programs
  • Triathlon Training 101
  • Golf Performance Academy of SW Michigan

Meet our Therapists!

Scott Miller, PT, MS, SCS, CSCS, CGFI
Partner/Director of Clinical Operations


Scott Miller is a physical therapist and a Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist. A native to the area, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 1994 and a Master of Science in 1998 from Grand Valley State University. Scott is also a Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, and a Certified Golf Fitness Instructor through the Titleist Performance Institute. Scott is the Director of Clinical Operations of Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance, and business partner in both of the physical therapy clinics in the greater Kalamazoo area.

Scott has been published in several orthopaedic text books and lectures at the local, regional and national levels on various topics in physical therapy. He has continued to pursue advanced education and training in foot & ankle biomechanics, manual therapy and the McKenzie method for evaluation and treatment of spinal disorders.

Scott is an active member in the American Physical Therapy Association, Sports Physical Therapy Section, and a former Board of Trustee member and secretary for the Institute of Education and Research of the Michigan Physical Therapy Association. He currently is a Team Member on the Public Relations Committee and a member of the Knee, Shoulder and Running Special Interest Groups (SIG) of the Sports Physical Therapy Section. Scott is part of the teaching faculty for Advances in Clinical Education and the North American Sports Medicine Institute.

Scott is an avid golfer, runner, cyclist and triathlete at various distances, including marathon and Ironman Triathlon finisher. He is also the co-founder of the Golf Performance Academy of Southwest Michigan.



Adam Swain, PT, FAAOMPT, OCS, ATC, CSCS
Senior Physical Therapist


Adam Swain is a physical therapist and joined the staff at Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in February 2010. He is a National Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists. He graduated in 1986 from Northeastern University, in Boston, MA, with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He became a Certified Athletic Trainer in 1992, after completing course work and internship hours at Northwestern University and Purdue University. Adam also received his certification as a Strength and Conditioning Specialist in 1992. In 1994, he completed a two year Manual Therapy and Medical Exercise Therapy Residency Program with Bjorn Svendsen Dsc,PT in Lansing MI.

Adam has lectured on several topics in orthopedic and sports medicine rehabilitation, and has been published as well. He is currently working on certification in the McKenzie method for treatment of spinal and extremity disorders. Adam has extensive training in manual therapy and Osteopathic techniques for management of spine and extremity dysfunctions. He also specializes in ankle/foot biomechanics and was a member of the teaching faculty for the "When the Feet Hit the Ground." course through the American Physical Rehabilitation Network (APRN).

He is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedic and Sports Sections, and the Michigan Physical Therapy Association. He is also a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association.



Jill Ruterbusch, PT
Physical Therapist


Jill is a physical therapist and joined the staff at Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in February 2010. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Boston University in 1985. Jill has over 20 years experience in both in-patient and out-patient settings, specializing in orthopedic, neurological, and aquatic rehabilitation. Her experience ranges across the lifespan, working with the pediatric to the geriatric client.

Jill currently works part-time for Agility at both the Kalamazoo and Portage offices. She works with patients as part of their land-based or aquatic therapy program. She enjoys the summers off with her family as they travel up north.

Jill has helped to develop a comprehensive aquatic therapy program at Agility to assist in a patient's functional return to a land-based program for various musculoskeletal conditions, including chronic pain, post-operative and sports-specific injuries.



Virginia Herweyer, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant


Virginia Herweyer is a physical therapist assistant and joined the staff at Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in the fall of 2012. Virginia received her Associates Degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Kellogg Community College in 2012. Because of her dedication to excel, the faculty at Kellogg Community College awarded Virginia with the Outstanding Physical Therapist Assistant Award.

Throughout high school, Virginia participated in cross-country and track. Virginia’s personal interest in exercise was born during the off season. Weight lifting, yoga, walking, and biking are just a few of her favorite ways to exercise. Since staying physically active is such a rewarding experience for her, Virginia enjoys being part of the journey towards returning others to their desired level of activity.




Shannon Johnson, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant


Shannon Johnson is a physical therapist assistant and joined the staff at Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in June 2011. She graduated from Kellogg Community College in 1991 with an Associates in Allied Health in the Physical Therapy Assistant program.

Prior to starting at Agility Physical Therapy, she has practiced in outpatient orthopaedics for over 20 years. She developed the aquatic physical therapy program at HealthTRAC in Three Rivers, Michigan. Shannon has continued to pursue advanced education in manual therapy through Great Lakes Seminars, aquatics, Strain/Counter-Strain techniques.

She has done several lectures/in-services to area professionals on various topics in manual therapy and aquatics. Shannon is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Michigan Physical Therapy Association, and the Aquatics Physical Therapy Section of the APTA.

She is an avid distance runner, golfer and yoga practitioner.



Nanci Oullette, BFA, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant


Nanci is a physical therapist assistant and joined the staff at Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in February 2010. She graduated from Davenport University in 1999 with an Associates in Allied Health in the Physical Therapy Assistant program. She also received her Bachelor degree of Fine Arts in Dance from the Boston Conservatory of Music in 1986. She was a professional dancer in New York City and around the world for 11 years. Some of her credits include The Radio City Music Hall Christmas Show, the national tours of the "Music Man" and "42nd Street".

Nanci has practiced in outpatient orthopaedics and has helped to develop the Performing Arts and Dance Medicine Program. She specializes in manual therapy techniques and has been instructing a Pilates based method for several years. She is currently working towards her Authentic Pilates Certification.



Location:

Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance is conveniently located off Stadium Dr. West of US131 and North of Interstate 94. Venture Park is between the Shell gas station and DeNooyer Chevrolet. We are in the large white brick building with the blue roof. The entrance to the parking lot is located off Oshtemo Woods Lane.

Contact Us:

Any questions you might have regarding billing may be directed toward members of our staff. We are always happy to help, so feel free to contact us via any of the options listed below.

Agility Physical Therapy & Sports Performance - Kalamazoo
5886 Venture Park
Kalamazoo, Michigan 49009
Phone: (269) 375-4737   Fax: (269) 375-4747
Get Map! | Email: kalamazoo@agilityhealth.com | Website: www.agilitysportsmedicine.com