Dr. Jessica Perhealth

Welcome Dr. Perhealth

Welcome Dr. Perhealth!

Jessica Perhealth, D.C. joined the Strive! team in October 2017. She provides chiropractic services as part of the Strive! integrated medical team at our Pain & Spine Center.

As an athlete, Dr. Perhealth knows the importance of a well-aligned spine, and she can help you reach your healthcare goals through chiropractic adjustment.

Arthritis and Physical Therapy

Did you know that physical therapy can help ease the discomfort and stiffness caused by arthritis?

Strive! physical therapists explain that arthritis is simply the inflammation and irritation of joints. Although we are more likely to suffer from arthritis as we get older, activity can also be a factor.

Building up strength and stability helps.

May and June 2017 Inpatient Employees of the Month

Our two most recent employees of the month stand out for the way they Strive! for productivity and promote a team atmosphere.

Congratulations to Matt Stewart, our May 2017 Inpatient Employee of the Month.

Matt is a Physical Therapist Assistant. His coworkers call him an “awesome team player and hard worker.” Matt is known to go above and beyond to be productive and help out.

Fall Risk and Prevention

Many senior citizens have a fear of falling – and with good reason. About 1 in 3 adults over 65 will fall at least once this year.

And it’s not just that we don’t bounce back up as quickly as we get older. Falls are the number one cause of fatal injuries and fractures,

Spotlight On . . . Strive! Belleview Center

If you have visited our Belleview Center you know how comfortable and friendly it feels. You’ll be greeted at the door with a warm smile and a fresh cup of coffee. Patient Services Coordinator Joyce Vreeland will make sure your insurance is handled correctly and your questions are answered.

Physical Therapy
Physical Therapist Jim Simpson has worked with patients for more than 30 years,

Employee Spotlight – Dr. Alec Martinez

“Whatever you do in your daily life is your sport,” Alec says. He approaches physical therapy the same way for patients who are serious athletes as patients whose sport is walking the dog.

“We find something that excites you, that you want to get up and do,” he says. His first consultation always focuses on the patient’s goals,

May 2017 Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Nina Visaggio, our May 2017 Employee of the Month. As Patient Services Coordinator at our Maricamp and West Marion clinics, patients and staff alike find Nina a pleasure to work with.

“Nina is always a ray of sunshine at the front desk,” said one Strive! team member. “The patients love her bright,

May is Better Hearing & Speech Month

This month, Strive! is pleased to recognize the Speech and Language Pathologists (SLPs) who help our patients communicate better, feel better, and live better every day.

Strive! SLPs work with inpatients at Ocala Regional Medical Center and West Marion Community Hospital, and are trained to assess and treat speech disorders, language and communication disorders,