Committed to helping our patients feel better

Our physical therapists have a vested interest in our patient’s needs and success. They understand that pain isn’t predictable and take personal pride in enabling you to get back to what you enjoy doing.

Meghan Graf
Licensed Physical Therapist
Women’s Health – Lake Medina

Meghan Graf graduated from The Ohio State University in 1999 with a Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy. She has worked in a variety of settings including orthopedics, geriatrics and aquatic therapy. She has been on staff at Ferrell-Whited since 2001.

Her post graduate studies include Craniosacral Therapy I and Lymph Drainage I, American Back Pain Center seminar, mobilizations with movement, myofascial release techniques, shoulder and knee advanced sports medicine techniques, fibromyalgia, treatment for the amputee and the Pilates method for use as therapeutic and corrective exercise.

Meghan also specializes in Women’s Health physical therapy and has received her training and education through the Herman & Wallace Institute.

Please refer to the Women’s Health page for more information.

Meghan has a sweet, caring way about her that will make you feel right at home!

Jason Graf
Licensed Physical Therapist

Jason Graf is a Buckeye High School graduate (1995). He completed the physical therapy program at The Ohio State University in 2000.

Jason started working at Ferrell-Whited as an aide when he was in high school and has since taken over ownership of the practice in July 2006. He has worked in both outpatient and nursing home settings.

His post graduate studies include Craniosacral Therapy I, treatments for the diabetic and amputee, muscle energy techniques, American Back Pain Center seminar, orthopedic rehabilitation of the shoulder, Back to Golf seminar and advanced treatments for foot, ankle and shoulder injuries in sports.

Jason has a wonderful sense of humor sure to brighten your day!

Amber Morrison
Director of Clinical Operations
Physical Therapist Assistant

Amber Morrison attended Medina High School and graduated from Stark State College with her degree in Physical Therapist Assistant. Amber has extensive experience treating our older population with orthopedic conditions, as well as neuromuscular balance impairments.

Her clinical experience includes in-patient neuro where she helped to rehabilitate patients suffering from stroke and traumatic brain injuries, as well as the skilled nursing setting where she excelled at rehabilitating total joint replacements and other orthopedic/balance problems.

Tom Sutton
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Tom is a Licensed Physical Therapist who is originally from North Olmsted, Ohio.  He Graduated with a degree in Biology from Ohio University in 2017 and continued his education at Ohio University to eventually graduate with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2020.  Tom is Dry Needling trained, MDT part A trained, and has an interest in treating sports injuries and post operative patients.  In his free time, Tom enjoys watching sports as well as golfing.

Heather Denman
Licensed Physical Therapist
Pediatrics – Medina Main
Women’s Health – Lake Medina

Heather graduated 1997 from Loma Linda University in Southern California with a BS in Life Science and a Masters in Physical Therapy.

  • Practice focus in pediatrics for entire career since June 1997
  • Continuing Education coursework including TMR (Total Motion Release), Pediatric Yoga, Torticollis, wheelchair seating, Pediatric Toe Walking, Orthotic Management, Down Syndrome, Pediatric Neurological Rehabilitation, Sensory Processing/Integration, Spasticity Management, Advanced Clinical Practice in Pediatric PT, Cerebral Palsy, Gait, Pediatric Aquatic Techniques, autism, Pediatric Myofascial Release, among others.
  • Experience with children in clinic, home and school based settings.
  • Interests include spending time with 2 daughters and husband, photography, hiking, travel, reading and movies.
  • Grew up all over the US including Ohio, Georgia, New Jersey and California.  Moved to Ohio in 2000.

Bianca Buschor
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Bill Bedford
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) (CIDN)
Owner (Berea Clinic)

Bill Bedford graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of Maryland in 2013. He also has a bachelor’s degree in Economics Management from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2005. Bill has clinical experience in a variety of settings including outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine, acute inpatient rehab, long-term care and is certified in Dry Needling. Bill has extensive experience with orthopedic and neuromuscular rehabilitation. He had a previous career in banking while living in Washington, DC. Bill grew up in Strongsville with family roots in both Strongsville and Berea. He now resides in Berea with his family. He is a graduate of Strongsville High School where he ran Cross Country and Track for Strongsville and Ohio Wesleyan University. He continues to be an avid runner as well as cyclist, golfer, and boater.

Tammy Brown
Physical Therapist Assistant
Clinical Manager – NEOMED

Tammy Brown is a Physical Therapist Assistant that graduated from Stark State College in 1990. She has had extensive experience in post operative orthopedics, athletic injuries, manual therapy techniques and aquatic programs.

Tammy resides in Ravenna, with her husband and two children.

Jennifer Stallard
Physical Therapist Assistant
Women’s Health – Lake Medina

Jenni Stallard is a Physical Therapist Assistant who earned her degree from Hocking College in 2007. She has experience in a variety of settings including sports medicine/orthopedics and aquatic therapy.

Jenni’s post graduate studies include The Mulligan Concept for spinal mobilization, Dr. Kenzo Kase’s Kinesio Taping Method, and ATRI aquatic training. She also enjoys women’s health rehabilitation and has been trained through the Herman & Wallace Institute.

Denise Connelly
Physical Therapist Assistant
Pediatrics – Main Clinic

Denise Connelly is a Physical Therapist Assistant who attended Highland High School and graduated from Cuyahoga Community College with an Associates of Applied Science in Physical Therapy Assistant Technology.  She has extensive experience in treatment of all ages with a specialization in pediatrics and geriatrics with various orthopedic and neurological conditions.

Denise has extensive clinal experience in school based and aquatic pediatrics, skilled nursing and hospital based practices.  When not treating patients, Denise enjoys watching her 2 daughters play softball, horseback riding and hiking with her husband and dog.

Danielle Fligiel
Physical Therapist Assistant

Danielle Fligiel graduated Magna Cum Laude from Cuyahoga Community College’s Physical Therapy Assistant program in 2016.  As a former Jazzercise, Body Sculpting and Barre instructor, her love of physical fitness and her love of meeting and interacting with people led her to a profession in physical therapy.

Danielle has experience in a variety of settings working with patients of all ages, including subacute rehab, hospital, and outpatient therapy.  Danielle has three daughters and resides in Granger Township with her husband and kids.

Ann Hamilton
Physical Therapist Assistant

Ann Hamilton is a graduate of Stark State College.   After working many years as a preschool aide, watching therapists change the lives of so many patients, Ann was inspired to return to school to earn her PTA degree.  Ann has been working in the industry since 2015 where she is extremely happy to be a PTA.  The highlight of her day is when a patient tells her just how much better they feel after a physical therapy session.

Ann is married, has 2 children and 2 grandchildren, who happen to live across the street.  Ann spends quite a bit of time outside, where she enjoys gardening, golfing or just plain goofing off!

Dana Graf
Licensed Physical Therapist

Stephanie Charnigo
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)

Kelly Finefrock
Physical Therapist Assistant

Laura Heckman
Physical Therapist Assistant

Brad Tschannen
Therapy Aide