Jim Earle, MPT
Jim is a California native who has resided in Shasta County since 1981. He is a 1985 West Valley High School graduate and attended both Shasta College and Simpson University where he completed his general AA degree. Jim went on to complete his masters of physical therapy degree at Loma Linda University, graduating magna cum laude. Jim then went on to complete additional manual therapy training, working with professional athletes in the Raiders, Chargers, and Angel organizations, as well as serving as an adjunct educator with Loma Linda University. Since returning to the Redding area, Jim has continued to specialize in orthopedic and spinal rehabilitation, practice management, as well as serving as an adjunct educator for Shasta College in the areas of kinesiology, gross anatomy, and sports medicine. Jim is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care for his patients for both Shasta Lake Physical Therapy and Palo Cedro Physical Therapy. Jim and his wife Adele have been married since 1992, have two beautiful girls, and thoroughly enjoy all the North State has to offer.
Stephen Davids, DPT
Steve was born and raised in Unionville, Connecticut. He attended the University of Vermont where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Exercise and Movement Science in 2017. He continued on to earn his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Pittsburgh in 2020. Steve completed a yearlong clinical internship at the UPMC Freddie Fu Sports Medicine Center where he worked alongside spine specialists and treated college and high school athletes as well as general orthopedic conditions. Steve's passion for working with adaptive athletes inspired him to volunteer his time with the Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports Program during his undergraduate work. He then brought this passion to the University of Pittsburgh where he and his classmates founded the Pitt Adaptive Athletics Strength and Conditioning Program. Steve is also a published first author in the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma for research based on proximal humeral fractures. Steve enjoys backpacking, skiing, football and basketball, playing the sax, collecting vinyl records, and riding motorcycles. He is excited to provide quality care to his patients at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy.
Alicia Reinke, BS, PTA
Alicia attended California State University, Northridge, where she earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in 1997 and continued her education at Cerritos College where she earned her PTA certification in 1999. Alicia has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings with emphasis in orthopedic rehabilitation and has extensive experience with orthopedic injuries. Alicia moved to the Redding area with her family in 2007 where she began employment at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy and enjoys raising her family in Northern California with her husband.
Amanda, CMT, PT Tech
Amanda has been a Certified Massage Therapist since 2003 and a PT Tech at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy since 2010. She enjoys assisting patients in their recovery from injuries and everyday aches and pain.
Asiria, PT Tech
Asiria moved to Redding from Southern California in 2018 to live in a less crowded area closer to nature. Her favorite part about being a PT Tech is getting to know the patients and being a part of their recovery process. Asiria has worked as a shift supervisor at Starbucks, and she has her Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design and Marketing as well. She has recently changed her career path to Kinesiology with the hope of continuing in the Physical Therapy field in the future. In her spare time, Asiria loves running, walking her dogs, and binge-watching competition baking shows like Great British Bake Off and Nailed It!
Teegan, PT Tech
Teegan is currently enrolled at Shasta College. He is in his second year and on track to transfer for a Degree in Kinesiology. For as long as he can remember, weightlifting has always been Teegan's passion. As he expands his knowledge on weightlifting, he finds himself falling in love with it more and more! He is blessed to have this job as a PT Tech because it gives him hands-on experience as well as insight toward a possible career path!
Melelani, Scheduling Coordinator
Melelani was born and raised in Lakehead. She graduated from Central Valley High School in 2015 and attended 2 years at Shasta College for her pre-requisites. Prior to working at Shasta Lake Physical Therapy, Melelani worked as a Veterinary Technician Assistant/Receptionist and has a compassionate, caring heart for animals and people alike! At our clinic, Melelani is the primary scheduler and would love to answer any questions you may have when scheduling an appointment. Melelani loves the outdoors, so whenever she has the opportunity she goes on hikes, camps with her family, takes her dogs for walks, heads to the lake in the summer for boating/swimming, and plays in the snow in the winter.