We are a patient-centered, therapist-led organization dedicated to improving the health of our Midwest communities.

Our Values

Integrity, Compassion, Excellence


Rock Valley PT, a therapist owned practice, will be admired as the Midwest center of excellence for rehabilitative solutions, recognized for exceeding expectations in the care and concern of our patients, known for being the most ethical healthcare partner, the place where each employee feels genuinely appreciated and realizes his or her maximum potential.

Community Involvement

We partnered with HAVlife and The Legends of Iowa to host a camp for youth with special needs.


We are ready to help you get on the road to recovery. Find a location near you!

Rocked It

RVPT team members going above and beyond, contributing their time and talents

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Rock Valley Physical Therapy is a great place to work. Learn more about our career opportunities.

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Opportunity at Rock Valley Physical Therapy

Rock Valley is a great place to work. Our focus on individual patient needs gives us a common purpose, encouraging teamwork and a commitment to excellence in patient care. Please consider us when you’re looking to make a positive change or if you have an interest in a specific opening listed.

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We are a provider for most local private insurance carriers and participate in many regional networks.

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Send-a-Friend Consultation

Our Send-a-Friend program offers a free one-on-one consultation to evaluate your condition. Receive helpful answers about your pain or injury and discuss if continuing therapy is right for you.


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Physical Therapy is an intensely personal experience.

Orthopedic and Sports Physical

Back, neck, shoulder and knee pain can keep you from enjoying life.

Health, Wellness & Fitness

Good health is an economic advantage!


Aquatic therapy is a great, low impact way to deliver impressive results.

Specialized Hand Therapy

The inability to use our hands due to injury or surgery is a constant source of stress.

Neurological Rehabilitation

Neurological conditions result from problems with your nervous system.

Sports Performance

We use what we know to provide you with a comprehensive evaluation and individualized treatment.

Women's Health

It’s important for you to know that our Women's Health program isn’t a sideline of our practice.

Our Therapists

We take great pride in the efforts of our team.

Iowa Quad Cities & Surrounding

Davenport, DeWitt, Muscatine and Bettendorf

Illinois Quad Cities & Surrounding

Geneseo, Moline, Morrison, Prophetstown and Silvis

Northern Iowa

Denver, Waterloo and Waverly

Central Iowa

Polk City, Des Moines, West Des Moines, Waukee, Ankeny and Greenfield

Clinton Area

Camanche and Clinton, IA and Savanna, IL

Central Illinois

Peoria and Washington

About Us

Simply put, our goal is to make as great a difference in as many lives as possible, one at a time.


Our staff looks forward to helping you at one of our 30 locations in Iowa and Illinois.

Our Staff

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We focus on you! Success only comes when we can help you return to a healthy lifestyle.

For Patients

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There’s always something new happening at RVPT!


Rock Valley is a great place to work! Ranked #11 in Iowa's Top Workplaces in 2013.

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Waterloo, IA

Rock Valley Physical Therapy is pleased to announce A Step Ahead Therapy Center has joined our Waterloo, Iowa clinic effective November 10. A Step Ahead Therapy Center and RVPT

 are both physical –therapist owned private practices who believe in offering an environment that places the patient’s needs and health as  first priority. Our highly skilled and compassionate teams provide individualized one-on-one care for each patient. Kris, Brandon and Alex look forward to seeing their patients in this new location. 

Welcome Kris, Brandon and Alex to the Rock Valley team! 


Come visit the Rock Valley Physical Therapy clinic in Waterloo, Iowa.The map below will help you find your way easier.


For your convenience you can now set up an appointment or pre-register for your appointment at any of our locations. Click one of the two options below for more information.

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Patient Testimonials

815 Tower Park Drive
Waterloo, IA 50701-5200
Ph: 319.233.6995
Fax: 319.233.7083


Mon 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Tues 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Wed 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Thurs 7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Fri 7:00 am to 4:30 pm

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Our Team

Katie received her Bachelor's degree from Iowa State University in 2003 and her DPT from University of Iowa in 2005. She is from Cedar Falls, IA, where she currently resides.Read More
Bethany received her Associate of Applied Science for Physical Therapist Assistant from St. Catherine's University in 1993.Read More
Brandon joined A Step Ahead in 2012 after graduating from Des Moines University with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Read More
Kris graduated from Clarke University with her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy in 1999.She has also received advanced training in incontinence, prosthetics/orthotics. Read More
Alex graduated from Kirkwood Community College with her AAS in Physical Therapy. Her Physical Therapy interests include manual therapy, orthopedics, and neurology. Read More
Chad received his Bachelor's degree from Wartburg College in 1998 and his Master's from St. Ambrose University in 2001. Read More

Brandon was born in Waterloo, where he currently resides. In his spare time he enjoys playing soccer and he is an avid New England Patriot Fan. Brandon is a huge sports fan and Read More
Teri is from Waterloo, where she currently resides. She enjoys many activities; including cooking, scrapbooking, jazzercise, crochet andRead More
Christina was born and resides in Des Moines, IA. Outside of work, she enjoys going to church, cooking traveling and spending time with family. Read More
Paulette is originally from Buffalo, NY and has also lived in Kentucky and Ohio before moving to Waterloo, IA in 2000. In her free time, Paulette enjoys reading, gardening, trav Read More