We are very fortunate to work with these wonderful professionals and would like for you to meet them. They are the spirit of Northwest Rehabilitation Associates, Inc. — specialist care with a personal touch. These individuals are master clinicians and exceptional people, serving their patients, communities and professions.

Mike Studer, PT, MHS, NCS, CEEAA, CWT

Mike Studer is the president and co-owner of NWRA. “I am proud of what we have created at NWRA. Our staff includes master clinicians that are exceptional people. It is a pleasure to treat patients alongside them.” Mike has been … Continue reading

Heidi Parsons

Heidi Parsons joined NWRA in January 2013, quickly providing us with an incredible talent in medical office reception . We appreciate Heidi for her visual media, talents in systems efficiency, knowledge of computer networking, and problem solving. However, we are … Continue reading


We do not hire often…but when we do…we do it well! The NWRA family is ready to expand and we are proud to announce that we are hiring! We are opening the following positions, due to growth in our rehabilitative … Continue reading

Marie Hook, MS, OTR

Marie is a true student of the profession and “OT of all trades”. She brings a very diverse set of skills to NWRA, with the capacity to see patients with neurologic impairment, those with difficulty after joint replacement, orthopedic injuries … Continue reading

Jason James, PT, DPT

NWRA is pleased to welcome Jason James, PT, DPT to our staff and family. Jason comes to us with an exceptional background in movement science and PT. He has served in numerous PT settings as an aide and even has … Continue reading

Anna Perry, PT, DPT

NWRA is proud to welcome Anna Perry, PT, DPT to our family and staff! Anna comes to us with an excellent background in orthopedics and a specialty area of women’s health. Her radiant personality is a great welcome for patients … Continue reading

Bailey Denno, PT, DPT

NWRA is SO proud to host Bailey Denno, PT, DPT in our orthopedic and geriatric service line! Bailey has proven herself to be an exceptional therapist with attentive eyes and ears to compliment her skilled hands. We are excited to … Continue reading

Nancy Cox

Welcome to NWRA, Nancy Cox! In October 2011, Nancy joined our team and has fit right in. You will see her bright smile and feel the intelligence, patience and warmth that she brings every afternoon. On a personal note, Nancy … Continue reading

Rene’e (Brandt) James, MPT, OCS, CMP

Rene’e James (formerly Brandt) is from Minnesota and graduated from University of MN with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy and has been a physical therapist now for 12 years. Since graduating Rene’e has worked in a wide variety of … Continue reading

Brady Whetten, PT, DPT, GCS

Brady’s passion for evidence based medicine is only outweighed by is passion for human beings. He has the rare combination of the ability to listen and the ability to lead clients toward their true potential. Specialist care with a personal … Continue reading