Following A Major Expansion, Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center’s Medical Clinic In Kent Now Offers Physical And Occupational Therapy Services


Following a major expansion, Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center’s medical clinic, located at 2007 State Route 59 in Kent, now offers physical and occupational therapy services. The addition of these services allows patients to receive the rehabilitative care they need for the treatment of orthopaedic injuries or conditions in one convenient location. 

The Kent clinic’s newly constructed therapy area features a spacious gym fully-equipped with the latest therapy equipment, and an indoor walking track to provide pre and postsurgical rehabilitation, nonsurgical rehabilitation, and manual, hands-on therapy techniques. 

Crystal Clinic’s therapy specialists have advanced training in orthopaedic rehabilitation and extensive clinical experience with all types of orthopaedic conditions. They use a variety of therapy treatments to improve range of motion, joint function and balance, relieve pain and swelling, and help patients return to daily activities or sports following injury or surgery. 

“By expanding our therapy services in Kent, we’re ensuring families in Portage County and surrounding communities have convenient access to the care they need to maximize their recovery, minimize pain, and get back to the activities they love most,” said Scott Sinick, PT, DPT, MHA, director of Crystal Clinic’s Rehabilitation Services. “We’re proud to enhance the Nationally-Renowned Orthopaedic CareTM that our Crystal Clinic surgeons provide in Kent.” 

The team of surgeons in Kent provides general and specialty orthopaedic medical and surgical care in diverse areas such as foot and ankle, hand and wrist, elbow, shoulder, neck, spine, hip and knees, including sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, microsurgery, and total joint replacement. The team includes John Biondi, M.D.; Erin Dean, M.D.; Douglas Ehrler, M.D.; Matthew Kay, M.D.; Ronald Mineo, D.O.; Kyle Nelman, M.D.; William Pakan, M.D.; and Rajiv Taliwal, M.D. 

For appointments or to learn more, call 330-673-6203 or visit A physician-owned hospital system, Crystal Clinic continues to grow and expand to better serve patients from throughout the region with convenient access to its world-class care. In the fall of 2021, Crystal Clinic will complete the construction of a new, state-of-the-art orthopaedic and reconstructive/plastic surgery hospital. Along with providing the most advanced technology in a modern facility, the new hospital will create a patient-centered place for respite and healing to enhance patient experience.


About Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center
Nationally renowned for orthopaedic care, Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center is a physicianowned, orthopaedic specialty hospital system with board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons who perform more than 17,000 surgeries each year. With locations throughout Northeast Ohio, Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center is the only hospital in Ohio, and one of just 13 out of the 6,146 hospitals in the nation, to earn prestigious Joint Commission Certifications in total hip, total knee, total shoulder, and spinal fusion procedures. The hospital is among the Top 10% in the United States for Major Orthopaedic Surgery, Joint Replacement, Spinal Surgery, Overall Surgical Care and Overall Hospital Care in ratings of America’s Top Quality Hospitals by CareChex/Quantros Analytics. Crystal Clinic has also earned a five-star rating in patient experience from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services – its highest rating. Crystal Clinic Plastic Surgeons, a division of Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center, are experts in treating soft tissue defects related to orthopaedic injuries and provide the entire spectrum of plastic surgery – from reconstruction to cosmetic procedures.