Our Team

Jon DeBord

Jon DeBord, PT, MS, ATC, SCS

  • Physical Therapist
  • Masters of Science in Athletic Training
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Certified Clinical Specialists in Sports Physical Therapy

Jon is a cum laude graduate of HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.bradley.edu” Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois where he earned his Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Therapy. He then went on to HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.rmuohp.edu” Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Provo, Utah where he earned a Masters of Science in Athletic Training. In addition to being a licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Athletic Trainer he is also a Board Certified Clinical Specialists in Sports Physical Therapy, an American Physical Therapy Association Certified Clinical Instructor, and a certified examiner for the HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.bocatc.org“Board of Certification for Athletic Training. The combination of his education and certifications has led him to work in various settings and specialties.

Jon’s background consists of working in the outpatient, inpatient, skilled nursing, long term care, and home health settings. He developed and implemented an outreach sports medicine program for several area high schools, and he continues to provide these services today. He has provided community education programs in areas of sports medicine and orthopedics, and is a nationally recognized speaker on the use of modalities in physical therapy. Jon developed a seminar titled “Therapeutic Modalities: An Evidence-Based Approach,” which he provides to other rehabilitation professionals across the country. Jon has also had the opportunity to be an invited presenter at The Great Lakes Athletic Training Association Winter Meeting, at Bradley University, Cross Country Education’s Rehab Summit, and HomeCEUConnection’s Rehab Rally.

Jon is an active member of the following professional and local associations:
HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.apta.org“American Physical Therapy Association
HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.nata.org“National Athletic Training Association
HYPERLINK “http://www.kptrs.com/www.aacvpr.org“American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Medical Advisory Board – multi – Radiance Medical
Legislative Liaison to the APTA Sports Section
Jon is thrilled to be able to provide Kewanee and the surrounding communities with aggressive patient care. He is dedicated to taking the steps needed to return patients to their jobs and daily activities. Jon works closely with all people involved in treating the patient including physicians and case managers. With every patient that Jon treats he strives to restore human performance and produce favorable results.

Jon, his wife Emily, and their three children, Lilly, Josie, and Parker live just outside of Kewanee.