Scott Savel

Chief Executive Officer

The founder of Bend Physical Therapy, Scott Savel will serve as the CEO. Scott brings more than 40 years of experience to the table. Scott has built and managed several successful start up concepts including 8 Pediatric and General Dental offices in Long Island, New York.

Tonya

Practice Manager

Tonya has over 18 years in the medical front desk setting. She loves interacting with patients and ensuring they receive superb quality service and attention from our front office. She grew up in Brandon, Florida. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with her family, being a soccer mom, watching movies on rainy days, and going to the beach and pool.

Sean Kilker

Physical Therapist

Sean earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from The University of Saint Augustine in Saint Augustine, Florida. Before entering Physical Therapy school, Sean went to SUNY Brockport, where he majored in Exercise Science and minored in Biology. Following his graduation from physical therapy school, Sean graduated from the Physical Therapy Residency with the North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System where he concentrated on Geriatrics and high complexity individuals. He has extensive experience with vestibular,  gait, balance, orthopedics, sports, and neurological disorders. When he is not at work, Sean enjoys fishing and watching the Baltimore Ravens.

Aaron Loucks

PT, DPT

Aaron is one of our competent and caring physical therapists with over 10 years of rehabilitation experience. He was born and raised in Wyoming where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and Health Promotion at the University of Wyoming and continued to expand his knowledge by obtaining his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from South College located in Knoxville, Tennessee. Aaron possesses a strong passion for helping individuals achieve their optimal physical well-being and has honed his skills in providing exceptional care to clients of all ages and backgrounds based on evidence-based practice.

When Aaron is not in the clinic, he enjoys spending time with family and his partner, playing pickleball, tennis, swimming, relaxing at the beach and adventuring with his dog, which all help him maintain a healthy work-life balance and a positive outlook on life.

His goal is to continue making a positive impact on the lives of his clients by providing them with the highest quality care and helping them on their journey to improved mobility, function, and overall wellness here at Bend Physical Therapy.

Keith Romero

PTA

Keith has over 23 years experience as a PTA. Originally from Brooklyn New York, he earned his degree from New York University’s School of Continuing Professional Studies program with a focus on orthopedic rehabilitation and manual therapy.

During his down time, he loves to spend time with his wife and two daughters watching movies, swimming, and cooking. He has a strong desire to push his patients to reach their maximum functional potential at Bend with optimal results.

Lorraine Pank

PTA

Lorraine is originally from the Space Coast of Florida and earned her Physical Therapist Assistant degree at Keiser University in West Palm Beach. She is passionate about helping others live their life to its highest quality by regaining mobility and independence in their everyday life. She encourages her patients to adopt healthy lifestyle habits to support their recovery and long term well-being.When not in the clinic, Lorraine enjoys soaking up the sunshine by the ocean, practicing yoga, and spending time with family and friends.