Bradley Wheeldon, PT, received a Master’s of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky in 2005. He has focused experience in orthopedic and sports physical therapy, vestibular rehabilitation, and general physical therapy conditions including extremity and neck/back disorders. In 2007 Bradley became a center manager for an outpatient orthopedic clinic. He was a co-founder of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy in 2010. Bradley was an 8 time All-American Rifle team member from the University of Kentucky. In addition he was a member of the USA Shooting Team from 1998-2004 during which time he competed in international competitions including world cups, world championships, Championships of the Americas and the Pan Am Games. He has participated in training as a classifier for the USA Paralympic Shooting Team. Bradley’s post graduate focus has been on biomechanical and functional progression with a desire for manual therapy. He has served as a clinical instructor and CCCE for several physical therapy schools with a demonstrated passion for physical therapist development.
Shawn Smith, PTA, a Paducah, Kentucky native attended the University of Kentucky where he earned his Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology in 1997. After working for a few years at the University of Kentucky Sports Medicine department as a physical therapy technician, he decided to further his career and go to physical therapy school. Shawn graduated from UK in 2002 where he obtained his Masters in Physical Therapy. Upon graduation Shawn moved to Louisville and worked for Frazier Rehab at the University of Louisville Sports Medicine from 2002-2010. In 2010, Shawn joined us at Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy where he enjoys treating orthopedic based injuries with an emphasis on returning to sports and function. He has worked with athletes as young as elementary aged to high school and college athletes, as well as those in the professional arena. In his spare time he enjoys working out, traveling and is an avid sports fan with the Michigan Wolverines being at the top of his list. He is a longtime athlete and continues to play in recreational basketball leagues around town.
Alex Kent, DPT, born in Louisville, KY, attended Oldham County High School. Alex attended Bellarmine University in Louisville and earned a bachelor's of health science. Upon completion of undergrad, Alex continued at Bellarmine for graduate school as well as earned a doctorate of physical therapy. Alex started working at OSPT in 2012. His current professional interests are functional rehabilitation and sports rehab. Outside of work, Alex's interests include exercise, strength training, basketball, and golf.
Mandy Schum, DPT, was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She obtained her Bachelor’s of Science in Biology at the University of Kentucky in 2000. She went on to complete her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Bellarmine University in 2003. Mandy has been practicing in an outpatient orthopedic setting her entire career. She has also worked for Norton Hospital, Norton Children’s Hospital and Jewish Hospital Sports Medicine. She also has experience with workman's compensation and car wreck victims. She has been an employee of OSPT now since 2012. She is certified in functional dry needling technique. She enjoys working with children and adults with wide ranging issues in order to return them to full function or to their sport of choice. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family including her twins that participate in many different sports. She loves to travel especially to places with beautiful beaches and will go to almost any concert. She is an animal lover and has several in her home. She is also an avid University of Kentucky fan and enjoys watching college basketball as well as other sports.
Jeremy Randolph, DPT, graduated from the University of Louisville with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in 2012. He then went on to complete his doctorate in physical therapy in 2016, graduating from Bellarmine University. Jeremy has trained and studied in powerlifting, Olympic Weightlifting, and bodybuilding, with 25 years of experience lifting weights. He became interested in becoming a physical therapist following a serious back injury that required surgery and threatened to derail his lifting career. These experiences have given Jeremy a passion for improving back and neck injuries experienced by athletes and non-athletes alike. In his spare time Jeremy enjoys going to the gym, attending concerts, spending time with his wife of ten years.
physical Therapy Technicians
Back Row - Cat, Matthew, Kirby, Braden
Front Row - Caitlin, P.J., Lauren
(Not pictured - Tommy & Alexa)