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About Us


Grand River Physical Therapy Specialists, P.C. is a private practice outpatient physical therapy clinic founded in 2001, by partners Gail Braun, P.T. and Karen Carlson, P.T..  The clinic's 7 physical therapists provide a broad spectrum of physical therapy services designed to restore movement and function, improve strength, reduce pain and maximize independence of their clients.  Our physical therapy practice is dedicated to offering the highest standard of rehabilitative services for the community.  Following a physician referral, each client is evaluated by a licensed physical therapist.  Working together with the client's physician, a plan of care is established.  Each client is treated individually and the treatment is tailored to meet his/her specific needs.  Clients are provided comprehensive education to reduce the incidence of recurring injury and illness.

Our expertise as physical therapy specialists give patients the confidence, comfort, and assurance that they are in the best of hands. We provide exceptional rehabilitative care by staying abreast of recent developments within the field through continued education.



The 7,000 square foot facility houses a wide range of therapeutic and fitness equipment, including cardiovascular and strengthening machines and balance and coordination stations.  Nine
individual treatment rooms allow therapists to provide care in a private and comfortable atmosphere.


 We are committed to:
  • providing a continuum of quality treatment and preventative services to promote healthy living and maximize functional independence
  • promoting an optimal level of physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health
  • providing distinctive and innovative physical therapy services
  • treating patients with compassion, dignity, and respect
  • employing qualified staff with a genuine interest and concern for their patients

It is our belief that the
best way to achieve optimal health is to be proactive and attentive to your well being. We are accepting new patients and welcome you to come and visit our physical therapy practice. We also offer free consultations to the public to see if physical therapy can help you.  Give us a call today at 616-522-0066 to schedule an appointment and take an important step to becoming a healthier you!