Our Skilled Team

With over 25 years of experience you can trust our team to help you recover.

Justin Bergmann

Owner/Doctor of Physical Therapy

Justin was born and raised in the Southwest suburbs of Chicago. He received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Governors State University in 2013. He is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA), Illinois High School Officiating Association, and is an APTA certified clinical instructor. Justin always goes above and beyond the required amount of continuous education to provide the most up-to-date and effective treatments to our patients. Outside of the clinic, Justin is actively involved with local youth and high school football programs.‚Äč

Lydia Novak

Physical Therapist

Lydia began her career in Physical Therapy in 1995 as a patient technician. She received her Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy from University of Illinois at Chicago in 1999. With over 20 years of experience, Lydia specializes in outpatient orthopedics and enjoys working with the baby boomer generation. Outside of the clinic, Lydia is married and has 3 super cool kids. She is an avid lifelong Chicago Cubs fan and was fortunate enough to attend the 2016 World Series to witness the Cubs win!

Carissa Athans

Physical Therapist Assistant

Carissa is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  She began her career in physical therapy as a rehabilitation technician in 2015 and graduated from Fox College in 2019.  Carissa has a passion for helping her patients live a safer, healthier, and more mobile life.  She feels that every day is just as rewarding as the last knowing she was able to make an impact in someone's life.  Carissa is eager to continue learning, and she stays up to date on the latest research and techniques to ensure the best care for her patients.  Outside the clinic, Carissa enjoys living a healthy life and loves to be active in nature.  She often spends her free time hiking, camping, and kayaking.