JOI San Marco Rehab Center
JOI San Marco Rehab Center is located near downtown Jacksonville off of San Marco Blvd. The office is located in the Reid Building.
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The JOI Rehab San Marco location is the largest Physical and Occupation Therapy Center in the Northeast Florida Region. This recently renovated clinic is on the Baptist Downtown Campus in the Reid Medical Building. JOI Rehab San Marco offers Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy, Massage Therapy, Acupuncture, Sports Rehab, DME or Bracing, Laser Therapy, Graston Therapy, whirlpools for wound debridement of hands, KT Taping and Return to Sports Services at our new Sports Center. We work closely with your JOI Physician but we also work with any physician who prescribes one of our services. Our goal is to return you to your prior level of function with good customer service.
1325 San Marco Blvd., Suite 102
Jacksonville, FL 32207
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Appointment Line 904.858.7045 • Fax 858.7047
Hours of Operation
Monday 7AM-7 PM
Wednesday 7AM-7 PM
Thursday 7AM-7 PM
Saturday 8 AM-12 PM
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The JOI Rehab San Marco location is the largest Physical and Occupation Therapy Center in the Northeast Florida Region. It is on the Baptist Downtown Campus in the Reid Medical Building. JOI Rehab San Marco offers Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy, Medical Massage Therapy, Acupuncture, Sports Rehab, DME or Bracing, Laser Therapy, Graston Therapy, KT Taping and Return to Sports Services at our new Sports Center. We work closely with your JOI Physician, but we also work with any physician who prescribes one of our services. Our goal is to return you to your prior level of function with good customer service.
Rehab Services: physical therapy, hand therapy, occupational therapy, massage, & AlterG treadmill
- AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill
- Custom Splinting and Foot Orthotics
- Cycling Dartfish™ Biomechanical Analysis- Cycling (Bicycle Fitting)
- Running Dartfish™ Biomechanical Analysis- Running
- Tennis Dartfish™ Biomechanical Analysis – Tennis
- Throwing Dartfish™ Biomechanical Analysis – Throwing/Pitching
- Durable Medical Equipment (DME)
- Whirlpools for Wound Debridement of Hands
- Graston Technique (Soft Tissue Mobilization)
- Hand Therapy/Certified Hand Therapists
- Isokinetic Assessments/ Biodex Assessments
- Medical Laser
- Occupational Therapy
- Pre-Operative Programs
- Post-Operative Programs
- Physical Therapy
- Spine/Back Educational Programs/Back School
- Sports Center
- Sports Injury Rehabilitation
- Throwing Programs
- Work Injury Rehabilitation
Renan Abagat, DPT
Cebu Doctors’ College, Philippines (March 1990)
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (College of St Scholastica, 2020)
Renan Abagat has been practicing Physical Therapy since 1991. He has worked in all therapy settings but the bulk of his experience is in outpatient orthopaedics. His special interests include neuromuscular reeducation as an adjunct to manual medicine. Renan works at the JOI Rehab San Marco Physical Therapy Clinic.
Emily Barton, DPT
Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology (Jacksonville University, 2018)
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (University of Maryland, 2021)
Emily is originally from Annapolis, MD. She graduated with her bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology at Jacksonville University in 2018. While at JU, she was a member of the Women’s lacrosse team. After undergrad, she received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of Maryland, Baltimore in 2021. In her free time, she enjoys the warm weather and likes to spend time at the beach.
Aren Biala, PTA
Bachelor of Science, Sport ad Exercise Science (The University of Central Florida, 2018)
Physical Therapist Assistant (Florida State College at Jacksonville, 2021)
Aren Biala, PTA, is a Jacksonville, FL native who graduated from Bishop John J. Snyder High School in 2014. He completed his B.S. in Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Central Florida in 2018. He became licensed as a PTA in the fall of 2021 after attending the program at Florida State College at Jacksonville. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family and staying active by playing soccer. He is a passionate soccer fan and supports Arsenal FC (*warning: he will talk your head off if soccer makes it into conversation!) Also, he loves visiting local craft breweries. You can find him treating patients at the JOI Rehab San Marco location.
Jessica Bruno, MOTR/L
Masters of Occupational Therapy (University of St Augustine, 2015)
Bachelors of Communication (William Paterson University, 2008)
Jessica Bruno, OT, CHT
Jessica Bruno is originally from New Jersey and moved to Florida for graduate school. She decided to go back to school after being exposed to occupational therapy. Further, she fell in love with her career.
During her internships, she gained experience in many settings including inpatient rehab, schools, pediatrics, and outpatient orthopedics. Further, she thoroughly enjoyed working in the outpatient setting. She decided to pursue her career in this setting. Jessica currently works at the JOI Rehab San Marco and Riverside locations.
Lily Condy, MOTR/L, CHT, CLT
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education (Flagler College, 2008)
Master of Occupational Therapy (University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, 2012)
Lily Condy, OT, CHT, Hand Therapy Director
Prior to graduating from Occupational Therapy school, Lily Condy worked as an Exceptional Student Educator in St. Johns County, FL. She has worked in a variety of settings, including subacute care, skilled nursing, outpatient orthopedics, and home health. She is a Certified Lymphedema Therapist. After starting at JOI Rehab, Lily became a certified hand therapist and is now the Lead OT at JOI Rehab San Marco Location
Patrick Driscoll ATC – Site Coordinator
Patrick Driscoll, Certified Athletic Trainer
Patrick Driscoll received his Bachelors in Athletic Training at Salisbury University, 2016. He went on to obtain his Masters in Athletic Leadership at Clemson University, 2019.
Patrick completed internships with The Baltimore Ravens, Atlanta Braves, and the New Orleans Saints. Prior to him coming to JOI Rehab, he was the first assistant athletic trainer with the football program at Georgia Tech.
He enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Devin as well as his dog Sonny.
Pat joins the JOI Team as the Site Coordinator for the Sport and Spine Center. This center is located within the JOI San Marco Rehab Center.
For Appointments, please call 904-858-7045.
Michelle Duclos MA ATC LAT CES
Sports Medicine Director
Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Sciences with a specialty in Athletic Training (University of Florida, 2005)
Master’s Degree in Physical Education with a specialty in Exercise Science (University of South Florida, 2008)
Michelle Duclos gained valuable experience at UF by working with the volleyball and football teams. Further, she later interned at the University of South Florida. She also worked with the football team, which was invited to the Meineke Car Care Bowl, the first bowl game in USF history.
While at USF, she worked mainly with the Women’s volleyball team, and helped to cover the NCAA Women’s Final Four in 2008. She also helped cover the NCAA Men’s First and Second Rounds hosted in Tampa. Further, Michelle Duclos helped host the Big East Tennis and Baseball Tournaments in 2008. She came to JOI in 2008. She is presently the athletic trainer for events and practices at Florida State College at Jacksonville. Michelle also serves as the Sports Medicine Director.
Taylor Ged, OTD, OTR/L
Bachelor of Science in Health Education (University of Florida, 2016)
Doctorate of Occupational Therapy (Nova Southeastern University, 2019)
Taylor was born and raised in Jacksonville and graduated from Bolles High School. She grew up a Gator fan and eventually attended the University of Florida where she received her B.S. in Health Education. She then went on to attend Nova Southeastern University in Tampa, FL where she earned her Doctorate in Occupational Therapy. She has outpatient experience working with a variety of orthopedic conditions, as well as neurological conditions. She is now working towards getting her certification in hand therapy.
Taylor currently works at the JOI Rehab San Marco clinic.
Kenneth Goodin, DPT, CSCS
Bachelor in Exercise Science (Utah Valley University, 2014)
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (University of North Florida,2017)
Kenneth Goodin, DPT, CSCS
Kenny has been a Licensed DPT since 2017, prior to joining JOI he worked in Skilled Nursing, Acute Care, and Outpatient settings. Further, he is training to specialize in running biomechanics to provide care for the local running community. He completed his certification as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist in 2018 through the NSCA. Kenneth Goodin is a Jacksonville native, he graduated from Duncan Fletcher in 2001 before joining the military.
Drew Heideman MPT ATC
- Bachelor in Athletic Training/Sports Medicine (University of North Florida, 2002)
- Master’s Degree of Physical Therapy (University of North Florida, 2004)
- Performance Enhancement Specialist
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Drew joined the rehabilitation team in 2004. In 2009, he became the Site Coordinator of JOI’s largest rehabilitation facility, San Marco. He served as a clinical liaison between JOI Rehab sites and JOI physicians. With the goal to sustain consistent and exceptional patient care and to ensure that current staff is given educational opportunities to develop and enhance clinical skills. He currently serves in a managerial capacity as Assistant Administrator for JOI Rehabilitation.
Drew completed athletic training internships with the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars and the USAT National Triathlon Training Center. He has attended numerous clinical training and education events around the country. He has been an adjunct professor with the University of North Florida Athletic Training Program. Drew also serves on the advisory boards for local physical therapy and physical therapy assistant programs. He was part of the clinical research for the United States Tennis Association. Working with their wheelchair and adaptive sports division. In his clinical time, Drew enjoys working with elite and amateur athletes of all types. Finally, he has a special interest in endurance sports, including running, cycling, Crossfit and multisport.
Finally, to schedule an appointment with Drew at JOI Rehab, please call 904-858-7045.
Ken Kaczka, PT, DPT
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Rutgers University, 2016)
Doctorate of Physical Therapy (University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, 2021)
Ken Kaczka is a licensed doctor of physical therapy in the state of Florida. He is also a member of the (APTA) American Physical Therapy Association. He has diverse clinical experience evaluating and treating patients in a variety of settings. His experience includes Outpatient Orthopedic, Sports Medicine, and Sub-acute Inpatient Rehabilitation for spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and other neurological diagnoses. He has taken advanced course work and developed specialty skills in manual therapy. He is currently practicing at the San Marco and World Golf Village rehab locations.
Zak Katzer, PTA
Associates of Arts in General Science (Santa Fe College, 2016)
Associates of Science Physical Therapist Assistant (Florida State College of Jacksonville, 2020)
Zak Katzer, PTA, joined the team at JOI in 2021. He attended Santa Fe College and the University of Central Florida where he studied nursing. However, Zak soon realized his passion mainly focused on orthopedic rehabilitation. He then enrolled in the PTA program at Florida State College in Jacksonville where he got his degree. Outside of work, Zak enjoys going to the beach, watching sports, and playing wheelchair basketball for Brooks Rehabilitation. He is planning on going back to school to pursue his bachelor degree in Exercise Science. You can find Zak Katzer, PTA, at JOI’s San Marco Rehab location.
Matt Paulus, MS, ATC, LAT
Matt Paulus, ATC, Site Coordinator
Bachelor in Exercise Science-Athletic Training (University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, 1997)
Master’s degree in Kinesiology-Athletic Training (Indiana University,1998)
Matt has been a Certified Athletic Trainer since 1997, and especially enjoys working with post-operative knees and shoulders. He was the Sports Medicine Director (2002-08) at the JOI Rehab San Marco office.
Matt was also Head Athletic Trainer for Bishop Kenny High School from 1999 to 2005. He specializes in throwing and running biomechanics, foot orthotics fabrication, biomechanical analysis (throwing, running), and soft tissue mobilization using the Graston Technique (Level II trained). Currently, Matt is the Site Coordinator of JOI Rehabilitation – San Marco office.
Bennett Quigley, MS, ATC, LAT
Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training (Canisius College, 2015)
Master of Exercise Science (Syracuse University, 2017)
Ben graduated from Canisius College in 2015 with his Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training. He then completed his Masters degree from Syracuse University in 2017 after a two year stint as a graduate assistant with the Orange Football, Tennis, and Field Hockey teams. Ben comes to JOI after completing the 2022 Olympic cycle as the Head Athletic Trainer with the U.S. Ski and Snowboards Slopestyle and Big Air teams. You can currently find Ben at our JOI Rehab, San Marco location. He is also working as JOI’s Head Athletic Trainer for the Episcopal School of Jacksonville.
Debbie Rockett, PT, OCS
Bachelor of Science with Honors (Sunderland University, West Yorkshire, England, 1987)
Bachelor in Physiotherapy (Sheffield Hallam University, 1991)
Orthopedic Certified Specialist, June 2012
Debbie Rockett has worked in several fields of Physiotherapy, and has specialized in orthopaedic outpatient therapy services. Further, he received her post-graduate certification in Mobilization of the Spine and Extremities in 1992. Recently, Debbie became an Orthopedic Certified Specialist. Further, Debbie has been with JOI since 1995. Debbie currently works at the JOI Rehab San Marco Physical Therapy Clinic.
Miranda Snook, PTA
Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant (Keiser University, 2021)
Miranda Snook, PTA
Miranda Snook was born and raised in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania and moved to Florida in 2018. She has a history of playing sports, competing in the NPC bodybuilding bikini division, and the spartan trifecta. Miranda worked as a personal trainer/fitness coach for 7 years before becoming a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant and joining the JOI team. When she is not working, Miranda enjoys going to the beach, playing with her dogs, and spending time with family. She is passionate about fitness and personal health and looks forward to assisting her patients in maximizing their potential.
Miranda currently works at the JOI Rehab San Marco and Mandarin clinics.
Bret Spoehr, DPT
Bachelor of Exercise Science (Florida State University, 2008)
Doctorate in Physical Therapy (Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, 2013)
Bret Spoehr, DPT
Bret Spoehr is from Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. He began his love and study of human motion through mixed martial arts at the age of eight, and still trains every week. That love lead him to studying Exercise Science at FSU, and then to FAMU for their Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Since graduating in 2013, he has worked as a Physical Therapist in Skilled Nursing, Inpatient, Outpatient, and Home Health. Now he is thrilled to be working in the Outpatient setting again with JOI and furthering his practice with our staff of experienced and skilled clinicians. Outside of work, Bret is a dedicated gamer, casual mixed martial artist, and full time father of two wonderful children. Bret is currently assisting patients at our San Marco Rehab location.
To schedule an appointment with Bret Spoehr, please call 904-858-7045.
Pamela J Wilson OTR/L, CHT
BSOT Utica College of Syracuse University.
Pamela Wilson came to JOI following many years of practice In the Boston and Dallas areas. She has extensive experience in traumatic, work and sports-related injuries of the upper extremity. A Certified Hand Therapist since 1991 she has been with JOI since 2008. Pam Wilson is our OT/CHT who performs float coverage at our locations.
Nicholas Baker, LMT, NMT
LMT (Alpha School of Massage, 2016)
NMT (Advance Bodyworks Academy, 2017)
Nicholas Baker, LMT, is practicing as a Medical Massage Therapist and Neuro-Muscular Therapist at JOI Rehab. He specializes in manual therapy, neuromuscular therapy, Graston, cupping, Pre and Post Natal Care, Post- Surgical Edema management, and all other soft tissue injuries. As a Jacksonville Native, Nicholas graduated from First Coast High School. He then from Alpha School of Massage in Jacksonville. He has also furthered his education with courses from The Advance Bodyworks Academy.
Since then, he has been able to treat thousands of patients with acute and chronic pain, headaches, migraines, and other stress related issues. Previously, Nicholas has worked as a Clinical Director, Lymphatic Wound Care provider, and Neuromuscular Therapist for another outpatient rehabilitation facility. Nicholas is very passionate, caring, and committed to providing all patients with the highest quality of patient care. In his free time, he enjoys making weekend trips to Disney, hanging out with friends, cooking, and spending quality time with his boyfriend.
To schedule with Nicholas Baker, please give us a call at 904-858-7045.
Brooke Arrendale, Marketing Liaison
Brooke has had many different roles at JOI since starting in 2006. She started out working Front Desk and Intake at the Beaches Rehab location. She then moved to South Rehab to be the Site Coordinator. Her last position as a floating Intake Trainer allowed her to interact with staff and patients at all the rehab clinics. However, she is excited to begin her newest endeavor as Marketing Liaison for JOI and JOI Rehab! Her history and knowledge of the company will be beneficial in creating and maintaining JOI’s many partnerships around Jacksonville.
Brooke hails from Georgia and loves college football, travelling, and doing anything artistic. But her pride and joy is her ridiculously handsome dog, Goose.
Blake Dicks, Auditor and Intake Trainer
Blake was born in Jacksonville, FL and has resided there since birth. He received his associate degree from Florida Gateway College in 2020, and then went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Administration from UNF in 2023. Currently, he is working towards his Master’s Degree in Health Administration, also from UNF, while working at JOI full time. In his free time, he enjoys exercising daily and trains in mixed martial arts. Blake travels to all JOI Rehab locations for his role, but his home base is the San Marco Rehab office.
Holly Martin – DME & Front Desk Specialist
Holly Martin is from Ohio, but has lived in Jacksonville, Florida for the last 14 years. She has always loved sports, especially tennis and baseball, with her favorite baseball team being the Cincinnati Reds. Holly has many hobbies, but her favorite hobby is reading. She loves to escape into a good book on her time off and over the weekends. She also loves traveling with her fiancé and their German Shephard. She recently completed her Bachelor of Science in Public Health and hopes to one day be a Nutritionist. You can find Holly at the San Marco Rehab office where she is currently working double duty as the DME Specialist and Front Desk/Intake Specialist.
Leslie May, Front Desk
Leslie May has worked for JOI Rehab San Marco clinic since 2007. She currently is an intake coordinator and receptionist at the front desk.
Brittany Smith, Front Desk Supervisor
Brittany joined the JOI team in 2020 as San Marco Rehab’s Intake Specialist. She is now the clinic’s Front Desk Supervisor. Brittany has been involved in sports since she was 3 years old. She now devotes her time to her wonderful little family and is trying to save all the dogs she can in her community.
Finally, to schedule for physical therapy, please call us at 904-858-7045.