Lakeland South / LKS

(863) 647-3665 3900 SOUTH FLORIDA AVENUE
LAKELAND, FL  33813 (863) 647-2998 Fax Get Directions >
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Center

    Our highly trained staff will design a specialized plan of care that is just right for you. Through experience, advanced clinical training and clear communication with our patients, our therapy team will give you the advantage in recovery.

    We are proud to serve your community and are committed to providing each person an exceptional experience that promotes healing and recovery in a safe, compassionate environment. Call to request an appointment and experience the power of physical therapy today.

    Specialized Services:

    • Certified hand therapist
    • Certified orthopaedic manual therapist
    • American Institute of Balance certified therapist in balance disorders
    • Instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization
  • Our Team
    Jen Francis, P.T., DPT, COMT
    Jen Francis
    Jen is a physical therapist and center manager at our Lakeland South Center. Jen earned a doctorate in physical therapy in 2013 from Utica College. She is a certified orthopaedic manual therapist from the Ola Grimsby Institute and is trained in instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization. Jen has a clinical background in utilizing McKenzie Techniques in the evaluation and treatment of the lumbar and cervical spine. She is certified in completing Functional Capacity Evaluationsand is an APTA certified Clinical Instructor. Jen is also a co-author in a published journal article featured in the International Journal of Sports Medicine.
    Andy Tran, P.T., DPT, COMT UE
    Andy Tran
    Andy earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Angelo State University. He is currently working to become a certified hand therapist and travels throughout Polk County to progress his hand therapy skills. Andy is certified in completing Functional Capacity Evaluations. His continuing education has included courses in manual therapy, SICK Scapula and he has been in attendance at the Select Hand Symposium in 2014 and 2015. Andy has recently become a certified orthopaedic manual therapist of the upper extremity.
    Brenda Hodge, PTA
    Brenda Hodge
    Brenda received an associate's degree as a physical therapy assistant from St. Petersburg Junior College, now St. Petersburg College. She is certified in instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization and has completed several manual therapy continuing education courses. Brenda is certified in the completion of Post-Offer Employment Testing and utilizes her skills in the prevention and treatment of work-related injuries.
  • Our Services
    Our Services
    • Physical Therapy
      Amputee Rehabilitation
    • Fall Prevention Program
    • Fibromyalgia Treatment
    • Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
    • LSVT BIG - Parkinson's
    • Neurologic Rehabilitation
    • Orthopaedic Rehabilitation
    • Pain Management
    • Physical Therapy
    • Spine Program
    • Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • Hand Therapy
      Orthotics Upper Extremity - Hand/Arm
    • Sports Medicine
      Sports Medicine
    • Work Health
      Ergonomic Programs
    • Functional Capacity Evaluations
    • Post-Offer Employment Testing
    • Return-to-Work Program
    • Work Conditioning

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