Larry C. Feeler, PT, NRCME
Larry is the founder and part-owner of Odessa Physical Therapy. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1977 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He is certified in NRCME (National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners), Pulmonary Function testing, WorkSTEPS, PAVE (Physical Abilities Validity Evaluator), CEAS (Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist), EMT, Certified McKenzie, and Stanley Paris SI and Splint mobilization. He began his career as a staff Physical Therapist at Medical Center Hospital where he later became the Director of Physical Therapy. He is also the CEO and founder of Odessa Physical Therapy, Midland Physical Therapy, WERC (Tempe, Arizona), and also WorkSTEPS. He has also served as an athletic trainer for Midland Christian School and the Basin Bulldogs. Larry specializes in wound care, spine mobilization, athletic training, industrial testing and treatment, and has been part of several peer reviewed research studies. Larry has volunteered in Haiti, is a family man, and has four children. He enjoys bow hunting, horseback riding, and playing softball.
Christiana M. Robichaud, PT
Chris is the co-founder and part-owner of Odessa Physical Therapy. She graduated from Russell Sage College with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. She is certified in WorkSTEPS, Graston Technique, and myofascial release. Her previous work experience includes working at the Baton Rogue Cerebral Palsy Center as a Physical Therapist from 1977-1979. Chris also worked at Medical Center Hospital as a Physical Therapist from 1979-1982. Chris specializes in orthopedic injuries, Kinesio taping, wound care, functional capacity evaluations, post offer pre-employment testing, and work hardening. Chris is married with 2 adult sons and lives with her husband, Steve, and their 2 dogs, and 2 cats. She enjoys bike riding, gardening, cooking and yoga.
Wade Shelby, PT, CAE
Wade is the Director of Odessa Physical Therapy. Wade graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He is currently a member of the APTA, TPTA, and Orthopedic section of the APTA. He is certified by TMA and TWCC to perform impairment measurements; he also is a board certified associate ergonomist. He has guest lectured for Texas Physical Therapy programs concerning pre-employment testing, functional capacity testing, impairment ratings, work conditioning programs and spinal inclinometry testing. He has 21 years of experience in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders. He also has formal training and experience in ergonomics, job analysis, and is an industrial safety educator. Wade has been married to his wife Julie for 20 years and has 3 children: Jordan, Allison, and Will. When he isn’t working, he enjoys golf, running, and spending time with his family.
Jarrett Lange, PT
Jarrett graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He is originally from Wall, Texas, and began his career at Angelo Physical Therapy from 1995-2001 where he specialized in outpatient orthopedics and industrial medicine. He also worked at the Shannon Clinic in San Angelo from 2001-2011 specializing in outpatient orthopedics, wound care, and industrial medicine. After moving to the Permian Basin, he worked for Nurse’s Unlimited as a home health PT from 2011-2012 before joining Odessa Physical Therapy. Jarrett is certified in WorkSTEPS testing.
Jaymie L. Fletcher, PT, DPT
Jaymie graduated from Angelo State University with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree. She joined the Odessa Physical Therapy team in treating orthopedic conditions with an emphasis in aquatic therapy. She is certified in the Graston Technique (Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization) and is currently pursuing a certification in aquatic therapy. Jaymie currently lives in Midland with her husband Michael and daughter Kaitlyn. She enjoys spending time with her family team roping, going to the lake, and volunteering with local special needs rodeos.
Michelle Stewart, PT, DPT
Michelle is a graduate of Midwestern State University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology and obtained her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. She grew up in Holliday, Texas just outside of Wichita Falls. Michelle is certified in WorkSTEPS testing, and is a member of the APTA and TPTA. She is married to her husband, Kyle and they live in Odessa with their 3 dogs. Michelle has been a volunteer camp counselor for the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s summer camp since 2005. She also enjoys cooking, playing golf with her husband, and working out. In April of 2017, she was one of 20 people honored in the inaugural class of Odessa Under 40. She is also an active member and board member of the Young Professionals of Odessa and the Junior League of Odessa.
Christopher Godwin, PTA
Christopher graduated from Odessa College with his AAS and has worked at OPT for 10 years.
Maria J. Zubiate, PTA
Maria earned her Associates Degree in Applied Science from Odessa College. Since graduating, she splits time between OPT and pediatric therapy with Early Childhood Intervention. Maria is a certified clinical instructor. When not working, she enjoys shopping and spending time with her husband, and kids.
Sherrell Washington, PTA
Sherrell earned her Associate’s Degree in Applied Science from Odessa College. Before joining OPT, she worked for 8 years in inpatient rehabilitation and home health. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, and reading.
Ashlee Welch, PTA
Ashlee earned her Associate’s Degree in Applied Science from Odessa College. She has been an employee of OPT since 2013 and worked as a tech while pursuing her degree in 2016. Ashlee enjoys treating all orthopedic conditions, and specializes in aquatic therapy. She is a member of the APTA and TPTA. Outside of work, she enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and fiancé.