711 South 3rd Street
Ironton, OH 45638
Phone: (740) 534-1156
Fax: (740) 534-1158
Fitness Center Hours:
Mon. – Thurs. 5 am to 9 pm
Fri. 5 am to 7 pm | Sat. 8 am to 4 pm | Sun. 1 to 5 pm
Physical Therapy Hours:
Mon. – Fri. 8 am to 6 pm
“Six weeks ago the pain sent me to the ER, a month ago I was in pain every day, taking high doses of ibuprofen and prescription muscle relaxers. Now I have five or six pain free days a week!”
Joe Isaac, PT, CSCS Owner
Joe Isaac, PT, CSCS, has over 25 years of clinic experience in the outpatient PT arena. After graduating from Ohio State University in 1994 he began practicing as an outpatient physical therapist in a large medical center in Kentucky where he treated a variety of patients in an outpatient setting. He later advanced to the coordinator of industrial rehabilitation. His responsibilities included performing functional capacity evaluations, pre-employment screens, job analysis, and program development. His passion for fitness and performance drove him to develop the blended approach that is Tri-State Rehab Services and Preferred Fitness center which he co-founded in 1998. Tri-State Rehab & Preferred Fitness has grown to 6 locations in 3 states and includes fitness centers that are open to the general public as well as patients as they complete their PT process.
Isaac is certified in Dry Needling and Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization as well as Movement Analysis. He is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and developed a sports performance program for athletes of all ages called F.A.S.T. (Function Agility Strength Training). Isaac serves as the Vice President of the Mid- American Rehabilitation Network (MARN), which aggressively promotes private practices in OH, KY, WV, as well as expanding into contiguous states.
Dave Coburn, PTA, ATC Director of Clinical Operations
Dave Coburn is a resident of Greenup Kentucky Graduate of Marshall University 1997 in athletic training/ sports medicine. 1999 graduate of Shawnee State University Physical Therapy Assistant program. Specialize in sports training and outpatient rehab. Hobbies are spending time with my children and exercises.
Ashley Castle, PT, DPT Director of Ironton
Ashley Castle is a 2009 graduate of the University of Kentucky with a doctorate of physical therapy degree. Born and raised in the Ashland area, she has strong ties to both her family and the community. Professionally, Ashley’s area of emphasis is pediatrics having completed affiliations at Cardinal Hill during Sensory Integration Camp and at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. She has also attended several continuing education courses in pediatrics at the national Combined Sections Meetings hosted by the American Physical Therapy Association. She chose physical therapy as a career after witnessing a remarkable therapy session with a toddler who had cerebral palsy.
In her free time, Ashley loves attending UK football and basketball games. She also enjoys traveling, riding ATVs, and spending time with family and friends.
Kayla McKenzie, PTA
Nick Kemper, PT, DPT, ATC