Eliminate Your Joint and Back Pain Fast

with physical and aquatic therapy built just for you.

Since 2006, our expert team of physical therapists have helped thousands of men and women in the Peoria community find natural relief from aches and pains the way they want it: simple, effective and affordable

Anyone struggling with joint or back pain knows…

It's tough to be fun and active when your hurting

Ever notice how being in pain can make you feel like you’re not quite yourself? That ache or discomfort can really put a damper on your day and make it tough to focus on anything else. It can be hard to give 100% and be the best version of yourself when you’re not feeling your best.

If managing your pain on your own isn't working

it's time to see the pros.

Getting started is easy. In just one visit you can:

  1. Talk to your PT about what you’ve been feeling
  2. Get an orthopedic and functional exam
  3. Learn about the cause of your pain
  4. Start the right treatment for you 

We have all the tools and treatments...

to get you back to feeling like yourself again

Our physical and aquatic therapy clinic has everything you need to get relief from your aches and pains, from experienced and knowledgeable practitioners, to a wide range of treatment options and state-of-the-art facilities.

Our Experienced Therapists

Can Treat a Wide Variety of Conditions

  • Neck and Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Elbow Pain
  • Wrist and Hand Injuries
  • Sciatica
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Post-op Rehab
  • Foot and Ankle Pain

And many more!

Why choose Modern Physical Therapy for your recovery?

With insurance deductibles only getting higher each year, it’s important now more than ever for you to find a place that knows how to guide you to a full recovery without doing the things that drive up your healthcare cost.

Seeing a physical therapist is a smart move because they:

Meet the Modern Team

Physical Therapy Specialists

Robert Oakeson PT

Co-Director of Physical Therapy

A graduate from the University of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Division of Physical Therapy, Bob has spent the majority of his career in the area of orthopedic and sports medicine. He has worked with athletes from the levels of Little League to the professionals especially the NBA. Bob spent three years as a medical officer in the United States Air Force until resigning his commission as a Captain. During that time he was stationed at the largest hospital in the Department of Defense for the Air Force and worked with active duty personnel from around the globe.

Bob achieved his certification as an athletic trainer 1980 and volunteered many hours as the ATC for the local high schools as well as being instrumental in attaining full time jobs for ATC’s in the Peoria and Deer Valley school districts. Bob is also one of our clinic’s Vestibular Disorders Specialists. Bob and his wife enjoy hiking, tennis, golf and spending time with his family and grandchildren.

Ian Hover PT, OCT, MTC

Peoria Director of Physical Therapy

Ian became a physical therapist in 2003. He graduated from West Virginia University with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. After spending the first year and a half of his Career in Atlanta, GA, he became a traveling physical therapist spending time in various states working for clinics on a contract basis. Ian honed his hands-on treatment and obtained his manual therapy certification through the University of St. Augustine in 2005.

In 2010, after successfully passing a rigorous written examination, Ian became a board certified clinical specialist in orthopedics (OCS) through the American Physical Therapy Association. Passing this test demonstrates specialized knowledge, and advanced clinical proficiency in orthopedics. Ian specializes in spine treatment, dry needling, and sport rehabilitation. In his spare time, Ian enjoys the outdoors, sports, and spending time with his family.

Location and Hours

Proudly Serving the Peoria Community

Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

We Are In-Network With Most Insurances

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Request An Appointment

To begin your road to recovery call (480) 306-6627 or complete the form below and someone from our team will contact you shortly.