Physical Therapy

Mike Greene, MPT

Mike graduated with a Master’s in Physical Therapy from Southwest Baptist University. He has been practicing for more than 16 years and has been at Restart since March, 2010. His clinical interests are in the shoulder, knee, sports rehab, and industrial rehabilitation–though he really enjoys working with a variety of diagnoses. Mike is married and has three children. He enjoys watching his kids compete in swimming and other sports, and enjoys activities such as golf  and hunting.

Scott Heeb, PT
Assistant Director

Scott is a graduate of Mizzou’s Physical Therapy Program. Scott has been with ReStart for 12 years and possesses an impressive 26 years of clinical experience in Physical Therapy. His primary clinical interests are in general orthopedics. Scott is married and has two children. When Scott is not at work, he enjoys playing golf, water skiing, and fishing. Scott works in our Sikeston and East Prairie clinics.

Tandle Gadberry, PT

Tandle is a graduate of Maryville University in St. Louis. She has been working at ReStart for 18 years and while she enjoys seeing a variety of patients, her clinical interests rest in women’s health, orthopedics, and industrial rehab/wellness. Tandle is married and has 2 children, and when not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family (along with her golden retriever, Allie). She also enjoys the outdoors, reading, and golf. Tandle works in our Sikeston and New Madrid clinics.

Chance White, DPT

Chance graduated with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO. He specializes in treating vestibular disorders related to dizziness and vertigo. He is an American Institute of Balance Certified Provider and has shown proven results in being able to evaluate and treat a plethora of vestibular related conditions. Chance has been with ReStart for over 2 years. He really enjoys educating patients about their conditions and working with patients and referral sources to develop an effective treatment strategy. Chance is married with 2 boys, and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and being active in his kid’s sporting activities.

Tina Abate, PT

Tina has been practicing has a physical therapist for more than 25 years! She has been at ReStart since 2006. She has a passion for working with pediatric patients. In addition, Tina enjoys manual therapy, having practiced JFB Myofascial Release and Cranial Sacral Therapy for over 20 years. In her spare time, Tina enjoys reading, traveling, working with horses, and being with her children.

Tracy Davied, PT

Tracy is a graduate of Maryville University in St. Louis, MO. She received her Bachelor’s in Physical Therapy in 1996 and has been practicing as since that time. She specializes in myofascial release, treatment of neurological conditions, and the spine. Tracy is married and has two children. In her spare time, she enjoys riding horses and spending time with her family.

Cheryl Wasilewski, PT

Cheryl has been with ReStart since 2017 when ReStart and Sikeston Rehab merged. She has practiced as a physical therapist for 24 years with experience in a variety of settings. The majority of her experience is in outpatient orthopedics with an emphasis in treatment of the shoulder, knee, and spine. She is married (her husband is also a physical therapist!!) and they have two children who are very active in basketball, volleyball, church youth group, and much more. Cheryl loves spending time with her family and watching her children do the things they love!

Jeff Ellis, PTA

Jeff has worked as a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) at ReStart since 2000. Jeff brings a wealth of outpatient experience to our ReStart team. In addition to having the trust and respect of his patients, he also has earned the respect of his peers. Jeff was selected as Employee of the Year for at Missouri Delta in 2015. His favorite part of working at Restart is helping people maximize their level of function. Jeff is married and has two children. When not working, Jeff enjoys exercising and playing golf (FORE!!!)

Physical Therapist Assistants

Kari Murphy, PTA

Kari has been with ReStart since 1997! She works in our East Prairie clinic. The part of her job that Kari enjoys the most is helping her pateints get back to functional activities so they can enjoy life. Kari also finds satisfaction in working with athletes so that can get back in the game. Kari is married with one child. When not spending time with her family, she enjoys CrossFit (and she is awesome at it), and running!

Luke Phillips, PTA

Luke has worked as a Physical Therapist Assistant since 2009, and has been at ReStart since June of 2017. He really enjoys working with patients that have had to have orthopedic surgeries, and likes to see them return to what they enjoy doing. Luke is married and has two kids. When asked what he enjoys, Luke stated, “I like to spend time with my wife.” (good answer). Luke also enjoys spending time with his children, and working on racecars!

Tara Moody, PTA

Tara has been at ReStart for 12 years as a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA). She works in our New Madrid clinic with Tandle Gadberry and Tricia McClarty. She LOVES working with orthopedic patients, and in her spare time Tara will be found spending time with her family, going to church, watching her son play baseball and basketball, and visiting her daughter at Missouri State! (GO BEARS!)

Blake Buchanan, PTA

Blake has been serving patients at ReStart as a Physical Therapist Assistant since 1999. He enjoys working with a variety of patients, but really finds satisfaction working with patients that have undergone orthopedic procedures. Blake is married and has three children. In his spare time, he enjoys church, music, and golf.

Donna Carter, PTA

Donna has worked at ReStart for the past 11 years! She started at ReStart’s primary location in Sikeston, and then transitioned to working at our Charleston clinic in 2007. She enjoys working in a smaller community like Charleston, and really enjoys being able to connect with her patients. Outpatient therapy is her passion and she enjoys being able to see and treat a variety of things. Donna is married and has two children (and some grandchildren!!). For fun, Donna enjoys playing golf, camping, kayaking, and fishing with her husband.

Lauren Marshall, PTA

Laruen has been with ReStart since 2017 when ReStart and Sikeston Rehab merged. She enjoys all aspects of caring for her patients, and enjoys expanding her knowledge based in all areas of rehabilitation. Lauren in newly married (CONGRATS), and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Meredyth McKelvey, PTA

Meredyth has been with ReStart since 2017 when ReStart and Sikeston Rehab merged. She is a Sikeston native, graduating from Sikeston High School. She then went on to Union University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in marketing. She then pursued a career in rehabilitation and graduated from the Cape Career and Technology Center as a Physical Therapist Assistant. Meredyth is married and loves spending time with her kids. She also loves playing the drums, volunteering in the community, traveling, and following Cardinals (GO REDBIRDS!!). She enjoys the variety that outpatient rehab provides and likes to see a wide range of diagnoses.

Lacy Huck, PTA

Lacy has been a part of the ReStart team for the past seven years. She works primarily in our East Prairie clinic, but helps at most all of our locations as needed. Patients enjoy working with her because of her outgoing personality. Her favorite part of working at ReStart is being able to work with such a great team of people….she says “we are like family.” Lacy is married and has three children. In her spare time, she will shop till she drops, and enjoys travelling.

Jessica Hawkins, PTA

Jessica has been with ReStart since 2015. She really enjoys working with the wide variety of patients that the outpatient setting offers. Jessica is married has one child. In her spare time, she likes to travel, spend time with her family, and watch football. GO BRONCOS!!!

Occupational Therapy

Nicole Cozean, OTR/L, CHT

Nicole is a graduate of Saint Louis University with a B.S. in Occupational Therapy. After graduation, she specialized in upper extremity injuries and became a Board Certified Hand Therapist in 2006. Nicole has performed guest lectures to the students in the Occupational Therapy Program at Saint Louis University and has served 10 years on the Missouri State Board of Occupational Therapy. She is actively involved with philanthropic organizations and her church, Saint Francis Xavier Parish. Nicole is married and has one child. During her free time, she enjoys working out and reading.

Tricia McCarty, OTR/L, CLT

Tricia graduated from Maryville University’s Occupational Therapy program in 2003. She has been with ReStart for 10 years. In 2006 she received specialty training through the Norton School of Lymphatic Therapy and has helped many patients with lymphedema. In addition to interests in lymphedema, Tricia loves working with orthopedic injuries involving the upper extremity, and has proven to be a tremendous part of our Occupational Therapy team.  Tricia is married and has three children that help keep her and her husband busy. She enjoys exercising (can you say CrossFit star?!), reading, and spending time with family and friends. Tricia works in our Sikeston clinic and spends two half days in our New Madrid clinic—offering skilled OT services for the more southern counties that we serve.

Megan Priday, OTR/L, CHT, CLT

Megan graduated from the University of Missouri is 2009. She has been a part of the ReStart team for the past four years. From September 2014 to September 2015 she attended an advanced upper extremity program through Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. This consisted of online coursework integrated with weekend laboratory sessions, cadaver anatomy, orthotic training, and advanced examination techniques. She then became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT), and has used her skills to help many hand, wrist, and elbow patients in the area. Megan is also trained in the treatment of lymphedema. Megan is married and has four children. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her children and family, going camping, and being outdoors.

Dana Schonoff, OTR/L

Dana has been an occupational therapist for 14 years, and has been with ReStart since 2016. The bulk of her experience has been with treating pediatrics relating to developmental delay, autism, sensory processing disorder, down syndrome, and vision related deficits. She loves helping children become more functional and achieving certain milestones and goals. Dana is married and has two children. For fun, she enjoys spending time with her family, being active outdoors, and she is a CrossFit superstar!!!

Tiffany Willcox, COTA

Tiffany works at ReStart as a Certified Occupational Therapist Assistant. She is a new member to the team! Tiffany enjoys treating a variety of populations, but her clinical interests are in rehabilitation with the neurological population, as well as orthopedics with an focus on the hand and upper extremity. When not working, she spends most of her time outdoors with her children on the farm, or camping.

Speech Therapy

Jennifer Steelman, SLP

Jennifer has been with ReStart since 2001. Since that time she has developed her skills in performing Modifided Barium Swallow Studies (MBSS) to assess individuals with swallowing disorders. More recently, she has added Fiberoptic Endoscopic Examination of Swallowing (FEES) as an additional way of instrumentally looking at swallowing function. Though she treats children through adults, her particular interests lie in the areas of swallowing and aphasia. Jennifer is married with three children. When she is not at work, she enjoys hanging out with her kids events and playing with her dogs.

Melissa Phillips, SLP