Jay BarnettPTA, CSCS
Jay received his Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from University of Louisville, before earning his Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Jefferson Community and Technical College.
Jay is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He takes special interest in rehabilitation and performance enhancement for athletes. When he’s not working in the clinic, Jay enjoys spending time outside golfing, kayaking, and being with his daughter.
Karen Stringer-PhillipsPT, DPT, ATC/L
Email: [email protected]
Karen is ProRehab Physical Therapy’s West Louisville Clinic Director and an Athletic Trainer at Simmons College
Karen obtained her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Dayton (OH) in Sports Management/Athletic Training. Following Dayton, she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences (FL) in 2006. She has been a nationally-certified athletic trainer since 2000 and is an active member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA). Currently, Karen is the Athletic Trainer for Simmons College of Kentucky, the 107th Historically Black College and University (HBCU).
Specializing in orthopaedics, manual therapy, and sports medicine, Karen has experience treating post-surgical, spinal and orthopaedic conditions as well as sports-related injuries. She also has extensive training in dry needling.
When Karen is not treating patients and athletes, she enjoys singing in her church choir, listening to music, and reading. She also loves spending time with her husband and family, which includes her dog, Scoobe’ Marie. An avid sports fan, Karen cheers on the Louisville Cardinals and Green Bay Packers.