Battle Ground, WA
Joan AndersonPT, DPT, Clinic Director
Joan Anderson, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist and the Battle Ground Clinic Director.
A Colorado native, Joan earned her undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah in 2000 and both her Masters and Doctor of Physical Therapy degrees at Regis University in Denver, Colorado in 2002 and 2003, respectively. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and her clinic specialties include orthopedics, manual therapy, women’s health, and pediatrics.
In her free time, Joan enjoys water skiing, swimming, hiking, and reading.
Katie BradleyPT, DPT
Katie Bradley, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist at our Battle Ground clinic.
Katie earned her undergraduate degree at Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington, followed by her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree in Bismarck, North Dakota. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, with a special interest in the orthopedic and geriatric populations, enjoying general orthopedics, manual therapy, exercise with focus toward functional activities including work or sports, balance, and vestibular based disorders.
Katie grew up in Carson, Washington. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and horseback riding, as well as traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Melissa RamirezPT, DPT
Melissa Ramirez, PT, DPT, is a physical therapist at our Battle Ground clinic.
Melissa received her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado and her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in San Marcos, CA. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the Oncology Section of the APTA.
She enjoys treating a variety of orthopedic issues. Her areas of interest include manual therapy, chronic pain, strength and balance training, and oncology.
Outside the clinic, Melissa enjoys skiing, hiking, and sampling craft beers with her wife and friends.
Rheba Nall, PTA, is a physical therapist assistant at our East Vancouver clinic.
Rheba completed her Associate of Applied Science degree at Mt. Hood Community College. She enjoys treating a wide variety of orthopedic injuries. Her areas of interest include manual therapy, soft tissue/joint mobilization, therapeutic exercise, and educating her patients about their dysfunction.
In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family and friends.
Bryan Nichol, ATC, is a Certified Athletic Trainer and the Head Athletic Trainer at Battle Ground High School.
Bryan received his Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training from Oregon State University.
Outside of his work as an athletic trainer, he enjoys spending time with friends, playing golf, being outdoors, and playing sports.
Simon Waite, ATC, is a Certified Athletic Trainer and the Head Athletic Trainer at Prairie High School in Vancouver.
Simon graduated from Washington State University with his Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training, as well as a Masters in Teaching.
In his free time, he enjoys running, basketball, mountain biking, skiing, tennis, golf, and disc golf.