Physiotherapy Associates and LifeBridge Health Sports Medicine Acquire Henning & Cole Therapy Associates
National Physical Therapy Leader and Baltimore-Based Health Organization Purchase Multi-Site Physical Therapy Practice
July 22, 2011, Exton, PA-Physiotherapy Associates, the nation’s foremost provider of outpatient rehabilitation services, announced today that it has acquired Henning & Cole Therapy Associates, a multi-site physical therapy practice in north Baltimore, MD, in partnership with LifeBridge Health Sports Medicine, also of Baltimore. The new entity will be named LifeBridge Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation powered by Physiotherapy Associates. This acquisition is the second transaction of 2011 for Physiotherapy Associates, building on the company’s dynamic growth initiative which includes acquisitions, joint ventures and 35 de novo clinic openings in 2011.
Andrew DeVoe, CEO of Physiotherapy Associates, stated, “This acquisition is an important milestone in our growth plan. Our partnership with LifeBridge allows us to bring a leading physical therapy practice into our family of clinics. Rodger Henning’s team at Henning & Cole Therapy Associates helps expand our footprint on the East Coast. We look forward to working together with Rodger’s team and the LifeBridge organization to provide clinical excellence to our patients.”
Peter Grabaskas, PT, COO of Physiotherapy Associates, stated, “For the second time this year, we have another great clinical team joining the Physiotherapy Associates family of clinics. Rodger Henning’s team brings more than 30 years of outstanding patient care to LifeBridge and Physiotherapy Associates. We know that the north Baltimore community will continue to benefit from the one-on-one care we offer in our clinics across the U.S.”
Rodger Henning, PT, stated, “I was pleased to find two organizations like Physiotherapy Associates and LifeBridge that will support our team. Their patient care ethic and work values match ours, and we are looking forward to joining this family of clinics.”
With this acquisition, Physiotherapy Associates brings the number of its clinics to more than 650 in 34 states. Physiotherapy Associates’ clinics offer three compelling reasons to visit: one-on-one care; treatment programs that are overseen by licensed physical therapists; and successful patient outcomes.
The Henning & Cole locations include clinics in Bel Air, Belcamp, Essex, Hunt Valley, and Perry Hall, MD.
For more information or to schedule a consultation at any LifeBridge Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation powered by Physiotherapy Associates clinic, visit www.physiocorp.com, www.lifebridgesportsmedicine.com, or www.henningandcole.com.
About Physiotherapy Associates
Physiotherapy Associates is the nation’s foremost provider of outpatient rehabilitation services. Physiotherapy Associates employs an industry-leading team of physical therapists and healthcare practitioners who are dedicated to high-quality patient care. The company provides physical therapy, industrial rehabilitation and orthotics and prosthetics services to thousands of patients across the United States. With more than 650 clinics, Physiotherapy Associates is national in scope, local in care. For more information, visit www.physiocorp.com, follow us on Twitter (@physiocorp) or become a Physio fan on Facebook.