Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Now Available in 2 Locations!

Physical therapy offers services from a skilled physical therapist for orthopedic as well as other diagnosis. Services include but are not limited to:

  • Assessment: initial and ongoing
  • Gait evaluation and training
  • Therapeutic exercises
  • Ultrasound electrical stimulation
  • Occupation therapy evaluation and treatment
  • Speech therapy evaluation and treatment

Rio Grande Hospital Physical Therapy

Call Rachele today to schedule your appointment
310 County Road 14
Del Norte, CO 81132
Phone: 719-657-4140
Fax: 719-657-4148
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

My name is Andres Torres and I was born and raised in the San Luis Valley. I attended Monte Vista High School, completed my undergraduate degree in Sports Medicine at Colorado State University and received my Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. I enjoy spending time with family and loved ones, being outdoors and participating in just about any sports.

Monte Vista Physical Therapy

2360 Sherman Ave.
Monte Vista, Co. 81144
Phone:  719-628-0118
Fax:  719-628-0119
Hours: Monday – Thursday 7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Friday 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Jake Mellott PT, ACT

Jake graduated from Del Norte High School in 1993.  He then went to Colorado State University where he studied Exercise and Sport Science and athletic training.  He then pursued his Masters of  Physical Therapy degree at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver.  Jake obtained this degree in 1999.  He then returned to the valley and began his career in Monte Vista and Del Norte.  In the years since returning Jake has been involved with outpatient, inpatient, long-term and home health care.  Outpatient orthopedic and sports medicine are his primary focus and areas of interest.  Jake has had the privilege to work with and treat professional and Division-I collegiate athletes throughout his career.  Jake also started and remains committed to the high school sports medicine programs in the valley.  Jake and his wife Jill have three sons:  Colton, Kaden and Connor.  Jake loves sports, the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

Dan Malouff

Dan graduated from Antonito High School in 2000. He graduated from Adams State College in 2005 and received his Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree in 2008 from Regis University. Understanding the difficulty in recruiting Physical Therapists to rural areas, Dan then returned home to the San Luis Valley.  He is certified in Functional Dry Needling and enjoys working with patients with neurological, orthopedic, vestibular, and sports injuries. Dan and his wife Jeannette have two daughters and a son. They enjoy the outdoors and participating in the 4H program.

With a smile and a helping hand, we will provide quality healthcare for the communities we serve.

Dedicated to provide a compassionate and caring environment for patients, visitors and staff while delivering the highest quality care to the San Luis Valley Communities.

OUR LOCATIONS

Rio Grande Hospital

310 County Road 14
Del Norte, CO 81132
Tel: 719-657-2510
Open: 24/7

Creede Family Practice

802 Rio Grande Ave
Creede, CO 81130
Tel: 719-658-0929

Rio Grande Hospital Clinic

310C County Road 14
Del Norte, CO 81132
Tel: 719-657-2418

Monte Vista Medical Clinic

1033 2nd Avenue
Monte Vista, CO 81144
Tel: 719-852-8827
Pharmacy Tel: 719-628-0533

Rio Grande Hospital Clinic at South Fork

62 Park Drive
South Fork, CO 81154
Tel: 719-873-5494