The Cheboygan clinic is located south of town, just past M-33. The 9,000 square foot clinic is convenient for patients in the Cheboygan, Mackinaw City, and St. Ignace.
Hours Monday – Friday 7 am – 5:30 pm
We offer a Free Consultation with a licensed physical therapist to see if physical therapy can help you,
your family or friends…our goal is to make your life easier by alleviating your pain. We do this as a free
Please fill out your contact information and select your preferred date and time (if more than one is available).
We will follow up with a confirmation of your appointment.
Becky Bailey, Physical Therapist, DPT, Clinic Manager
Becky obtained her Bachelor of Science degree and Masters of Physical Therapy from the University of Michigan in 1992 and 1994 respectively. She completed her doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine in April 2007. Becky has worked in an outpatient orthopedic setting since 1994 with an emphasis on manual therapy and orthopedic rehabilitation. She and her husband both enjoy a variety of outdoor activities in northern Michigan.
Austin Pearson, Physical Therapist, DPT
Austin graduated from Central Michigan University with both his Bachelor's of Science Degree in Exercise Science, as well as his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. In addition to his degrees, Austin is a certified Parkinson's Wellness Recovery (PWR!) therapist. Austin is originally from Gaylord, Michigan and returned to Gaylord following graduation. In his free time Austin enjoys spending time staying active by playing basketball, running, hiking, kayaking, and cross county skiing. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and family.
Taylor Mills, PT, DPT, Physical Therapist
Taylor graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Athletic Training in 2017 from Lake Superior State University. She then went on to Central Michigan University where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2020. Taylor is also a certified Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!) therapist. She is originally from Brimley, MI and in her free time enjoys being outdoors, hiking, camping, running and playing sports such as basketball, volleyball and golf.
Emily Mahoney, Licensed Athletic Trainer
Emily and her husband moved to Cheboygan from Saginaw. She attended Central Michigan University where she graduated cum laude with her Bachelor's degree in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training. Emily has experience in several athletic training venues including industrial, clinical, professional, and high school. Emily works at Cheboygan Physical Therapy in the mornings and on the sidelines as the athletic trainer for Cheboygan High School in the afternoons. She enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.
Megan Bollon, Physical Therapist Assistant, CSCS
Megan graduated with her Associate degree in applied science from Delta College in 2015. She then went on to further her education at Ferris State University with a B.S. in allied health in 2017. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Michigan Chapter. Megan is certified in Functional Movement Techniques through RockTape and uses many taping and instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization techniques. Megan is an American Physical Therapy Association Credentialed Clinical instructor and taught as adjunct faculty in Delta College’s PTA program during the 2017-18 academic year. She recently continued her education is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. New to northern Michigan, Megan is excited to spend her free time in the elements. She enjoys hiking, backpacking, kayaking, paddle boarding, yoga, and snowshoeing.
Ashley Closs, LPTA, Physical Therapist Assistant
Ashley grew up in Saginaw. She vacationed on Mullet Lake with her family and loved it! She moved to Cheboygan in 2014. She has experience in many settings and has been a PTA since 2011. Ashley enjoys kayaking, working outdoors, and spending time with her husband and dog, Duke.
Shawn Burtch, Physical Therapy Aide, Fitness Instructor
Shawn moved to northern Michigan in 2016 from the Detroit area. She previously owned and managed two fitness centers in Grosse Pointe, MI for 16 years. She is a Nationally Board Certified Therapeutic and Sports Massage Therapist, a Certified Yoga Instructor, Reiki Master Level III and Licensed Zumba Instructor. Shawn enjoys an active and healthy lifestyle. Her favorite time is spent with her husband, two children and two grandsons!
Theresa Cervantes, Physical Therapy Aide
Theresa was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, spent many summers in the U.P. and now resides in Cheboygan. She has worked as a Physical Therapy Assistant for 20 years with the focus on pediatrics and the developmentally disabled in both the clinical and public school system. Theresa is committed to maintaining a healthy lifestyle through a variety of outdoors sports and her interest in increasing community participation shows in her enthusiasm to help our patients in her current position.
Jean Boucher, Front Desk Manager
Jean has been with Northern Michigan Sports Med since 2001. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends and traveling to visit her children. Jean has three wonderful children and five adorable grandchildren
Monica Haught, Front Desk Assistant
Monica has worked in the health field for the last 30 years. She brings her wealth of knowledge and patient care to the Cheboygan clinic. She moved to Cheboygan in 2011 and enjoys baking and spending time outside gardening.
Lori Meyer, Front Office Assistance
Lori has found her way to Cheboygan from the great North West of the Washington State. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Washington State University and was an entrepreneur, owning her our coffee and gift shop. Lori is a true artist at heart. She expresses her talents making custom jewelry, baking, and portraits and landscape paintings.