Monday – Thursday: 7:00 am – 6:40 pm
Friday: 6:40 am – 5:40 pm
Saturday: 7:40 am – 12:20 pm
- Orthopedic Rehab
- Pre & Post-Surgical Rehab
- Manual Therapy
- Sports Rehabilitation & Return to Sports
- Total Joint Rehab
- Functional Movement Screenings
- Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN)
- Work Injury Rehab
- Spine Rehab
- “Bumps and Bruises” Program
- Active Release Techniques
- Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy
- Graston Technique
- Vestibular Therapy
- Headaches/Migraines and Dizziness
- Blood Flow Restriction Training
PT, DPT, Owner/Director Pro Active Physical Therapy Aurora- Southlands, Certified Active Release Technique ®, Certified Trigger Point Dry Needling, Certified Graston Provider
Wes has been practicing physical therapy for over 12 years in the outpatient orthopedic setting. He founded the Aurora-Southlands branch of Pro Active Physical Therapy in 2009. Wes received his undergraduate degree from Ohio Wesleyan University in 2001. While at Ohio Wesleyan he also pitched for the varsity baseball team. He obtained a clinical doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Regis University in 2005.
Wes has advanced certifications in Functional Trigger Point Dry Needling, Active Release Technique and Graston Soft Tissue Mobilization. He has extensive experience treating a wide variety of orthopedic injuries, sports injuries (youth to professional/Olympic) and neuromuscular impairments across age groups and ability levels.
Wes’ clinical interests include, injury rehabilitation and prevention in athletes, overuse injuries in youth athletes and treating sub occipital headache pain. Wes also volunteers his time working with the Colorado Avalanche as well as the Grandview High School and Cherokee Trail High School sports teams.
Outside of work Wes enjoys spending time with his wife Lyndsie, daughter Harper and all varieties of sports.
PT, DPT, ATC
Andrea entered the Physical Therapy Profession in 2005, after graduating from Regis University with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Previous to completing her PT degree she earned a dual Bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma Panhandle State University in Biology and HPER with an Athletic Training emphasis. Andrea has worked in an outpatient orthopedics setting for the past 12 years. Where she has been able to utilize her additional trainings and certifications in Dry needling, ATC (certified Athletic Trainer), and manual therapy skills, including joint manipulations, and soft tissue mobilizations. Andrea and her husband Eric have 3 daughters and enjoy camping together. In her spare time Andrea spends time coaching her daughters in softball and volleyball as well as cheering them on in soccer and karate with her husband.
Thea graduated from Rutgers University in 2014 with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Prior to this she completed an undergraduate degree in Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh. Her interest in the physical therapy field began through her experiences dancing ballet and she continues to enjoy working with the dancer population as well as other individuals with dysfunction or pain with movement. Her goal is to empower her patients to return to their best function through a combination of manual techniques and prescriptive exercises. Outside of work she enjoys hiking, yoga, cooking and crafting.
Ben has been a Physical Therapist Assistant for the past 6 years and is a certified functional movement specialist. Ben received his Associates of Science as a Physical Therapist Assistant as well as Valedictorian at Stanbridge University in Irvine, California where he grew up. In June, 2017 he moved to Colorado with his wife and three boys in search of 4 seasons and a slower life.
Ben has advanced certifications in instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization, kinesio taping, functional movement screening and selective functional movement assessment. These skills give him the tools to employ his hands-on approach, exercise philosophy and passion for helping people improve their functional performance.
When Ben is not in the clinic you can find him on the Jiu Jitsu mats, Mountain Biking, or hiking with his family.
Stephen is a Physical Therapist Assistant who entered the field in 2018 following 4 years of Naval service as helicopter mechanic. He attended Concorde Career College, in Aurora, Colorado for his PTA degree and has been applying his adaptive and corrective techniques to helping people get back to doing what they love best. Stephen enjoys working with all populations but enjoys working with sports injuries and balance issues the most. Stephen lives an active lifestyle and enjoys kayaking, hiking, and off-roading.
Lindsey Somers is our Front Desk Administrator and has been with Pro Active for almost a year. She is in charge of scheduling patients, working directly with insurance companies and taking care of the needs of the clinic. Lindsey started working with Pro Active as a Physical Therapy Aide. When not at work she enjoys dancing with the Colorado Mammoth Wild Bunch Dancers, exercising, and walking her two dogs.