Mandarin

JOI Mandarin Rehab Center

JOI Mandarin is located in the Mandarin area of Jacksonville, FL off of San Jose Blvd.

JOI Mandarin Rehab Center

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12276 San Jose Blvd., Suite 716 & 717
Jacksonville, FL 32223
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Appointment Line 904.288.9604 • Fax 288.9643

Hours of Operation

Monday 8AM-7PM

Tuesday 7:30AM-7PM

Wednesday 8AM-6PM

Thursday 7:30AM-6PM

Friday 7AM-6PM

Saturday 8AM-12PM 

Open 2 Saturdays per month, call for more information

Sunday CLOSED

The JOI Rehab Mandarin location is one of the largest Physical and Occupation Therapy Centers in Mandarin.  It is located on San Jose Blvd. across the street from the Care Spot.  JOI Rehab Mandarin offers Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy, Sports Rehab, DME or Bracing, Graston Therapy, KT Taping and Return to Sports Services.  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.

Physical Therapy Services

Rehab Services: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Hand Therapy

Physical Therapy Staff Members

Johnny Barthel , OT, CHT

Johnny Barthel , OT, CHT

Bachelor of Science specializing in Biology and Psychology (Samford University)
Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy (University of Alabama of Birmingham)

Johnny is an Occupational Therapist with more than 12 years of experience. While at Samford University, he played football. Since finishing school, he has worked in a variety of settings. While in the outpatient setting, Johnny found a love for hand therapy and pursued his hand certification. Currently, he works as a CHT, where he focuses on upper extremity rehabilitation.


Nora Brabston PTA

Nora “Liz” Brabston, PTA

Bachelor of Science in Communications

Associates of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

Liz grew up in Jacksonville, FL and moved to Nashville, TN after high school to get her bachelor’s in Communications from Trevecca Nazarene University.  After graduating, Liz began running and decided to pursue a license as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Liz has worked in outpatient and skilled nursing, and has found her passion in orthopaedic rehab. In her spare time, Liz enjoys spending time with her family and running.


Jared S Ernest, MPT

Jared S Ernest, MPT

Bachelors of Science from West Virginia University in 1991 and Masters of Physical Therapy from Slippery Rock University in 1994

Jared Ernest has been practicing as a licensed physical therapist for 20 years with a focus on sport and orthopedic rehabilitation. Jared was the manager of the Point Meadows clinic for many years.  He now is at our JOI Rehab Mandarin Clinic as a clinician.


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Cresida Frederick Data Entry

Business Office specialist in Data Entry for JOI Rehab

Cresida Frederick currently works at the JOI Rehab Mandarin clinic as a data entry specialist.  She is a part of the JOI Rehab Data Entry Team which does data entry for all of the 12 JOI Rehab Locations.

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Amanda Garland, DPT, ATC

Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training (University of North Florida, 2005)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (University of North Florida, 2009)

Amanda Garland currently works in the outpatient physical therapy setting.  Amanda also works with local high school athletic teams and injured players in the clinic.  She has been employed with JOI since 2006.  Amanda is a physical therapist and a certified athletic trainer at the JOI Rehab Mandarin location.

JOI Rehab has won the Bold City Best Contest for the best physical therapy center for the last 5 years.

 

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Taylor Ged, OTD, OTR/L

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 and Mandarin clinics.


Charslesetta Johnson, Site Coordinator 

Charslesetta Johnson, Site Coordinator 

Charslesetta Johnson has been working in the Physical Therapy industry for over 19 years. She has been with Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute Rehabilitation for the last 13 years. Charlesetta has held several positions over the past 13 years and is currently the Site Coordinator at our Mandarin Rehabilitation Clinic, Supervisor of our Rehab Data Entry Dept., and our Clinical Coordinator for student interns.


Belinda Kirkland DPT CHT ATC

Belinda Kirkland DPT CHT ATC

Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy – Summa Cum Laude (Florida A&M University, 1990)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (University of St Augustine for Health Sciences, 2010)

Belinda Kirkland has been a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) since 1998, and a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) since 1996. She is the team Trainer and PT for the Roar of the Jaguars Professional Cheerleading Squad. In addition to her work in the clinic, she is also certified in Yoga, Pilates and Zumba. She teaches group fitness classes at several local gyms.


Trina McDonald, Data Entry

Trina McDonald, Data Entry

Trina Mcdonald has been with JOI since 2016. She loves to make people smile and feel welcome.  Trina currently works in the JOI Rehab Mandarin Physical Therapy Clinic.  She is part of the data entry team for all of the 12 JOI Rehab Clinics in the area.


Ron Salazar MPT, ATC

Ron Salazar MPT, ATC

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences specializing Athletic Training (University of Florida, 1994)
Master’s degree in Physical Therapy (University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, 1999)

Ron Salazar has nine years of experience of working in an outpatient orthopaedic setting, where he focuses on spine rehab, sports physical therapy, and manual therapy techniques. Received Orthopedic Manual Therapy Certification through Florida Institute of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy (FIOMPT)-  December 2014.  Ron currently works at the JOI Rehab Mandarin Physical Therapy Center


Sonya Thigpen, ATC

Sonya Thigpen, ATC

Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science (University of Florida, 2002)

For the past seven years, Sonya Thigpen has worked in outpatient orthopaedic rehabilitation. Sonya has been with JOI Rehab since the first clinic opened in 2003. She is actively involved in the JOI Sports Medicine Program. She serves as an assistant sports medicine director. Sonya Thigpen also helps with sports medicine coverage at the high school and collegiate level.

Sonya also works closely with the Jacksonville Juniors Volleyball Association (JJVA), helping to provide sports medicine coverage for all of their home tournaments.


Diane Carter, Front Desk

Diane Carter, Front Desk

Diane Carter has worked in the physical therapy industry since 2002 and been with JOI since 2005. She has worked at several JOI Rehab locations. Diane enjoys taking trips to Disney and spending time with her granddaughter.


Pam Luh, Front Desk

Pam Luh, Front Desk

Pam Luh has been with JOI since 2006 and has worked at several JOI Rehab locations. She enjoys spending time with her grandkids and going on cruises.


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