No Challenge Too Great

East Cobb Clinic

Offering Physical Therapy services since 1996, East Cobb was the charter clinic for Neurosport Physical Therapy. We are proud to partner with Walton High School, North Atlanta Soccer Association (NASA) and Georgia United Soccer Association. We look forward to continued involvement within the community.

Meet Our Staff

  • Hampton Shugart, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy, Clinic Director

    After receiving his B.S. in exercise science from the University of South Carolina, Hampton graduated from the University of Southern California with a doctorate in physical therapy and an orthopedic residency from Emory University. When he was younger, Hampton suffered from numerous athletic injuries and had to have four knee surgeries before the age of 15. He thought he would never be able to play sports competitively again, but sticking to physical therapy made it possible. Hampton loves learning new things and educating patients and colleagues. In his time outside of the clinic, he mentors aspiring physical therapists on the latest in education and manual orthopedic skills for Emory's DPT/Residency program on a volunteer basis. 

    Education:
    B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of South Carolina, Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California, Orthopedic Residency at Emory University
    Certifications:
    Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Pursuing Board Certification in Orthopedic Specialty (OCS)
  • Chris Ross, PT, DPT, LAT, ATC

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Chris entered the field of physical therapy because it combines customer service, human anatomy and sports, all into one. He also enjoys that physical therapy allows him to spend more direct, one-on-one time with his patients. Growing up, Chris played soccer with NASA for 12 years. While playing soccer, he sustained several lower extremity injuries and a concussion. This has allowed him to relate directly to patients who have a sports-related injuries and who desire to return to play. In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games, weight lifting and fishing.  

    Education:
    Doctor of Physical Therapy from Armstrong State University, Exercise and Sport Science Athletic Training from the University of Georgia
  • Carly Waters, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physcial Therapy

    Carly attended the University of Georgia for her undergraduate degree in Exericse and Sport Science. She then received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Georgia State University, where she studied ACL recovery extensively. Carly was a dancer throughout her childhood and now that she is a PT, really enjoys working with patients who dance. 

    Education:
    Doctor of Physical Therapy from Georgia State University, Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science from the University of Georgia
    Certifications:
    American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
  • Blake White, PT, DPT

    Doctor of Physical Therapy

    Blake graduated from the University of North Georgia with a doctorate in physical therapy. He brings with him to Neurosport a background in athletic training and concussion rehab. He decided to go into the field of physical therapy because he wanted a chance to not only heal his patients, but to get to know them. In his spare time, he enjoys playing sports, like tennis and basketball. 

    Education:
    Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of North Georgia
  • Alesia Paul

    Physical Therapy Technician

    Alesia has a passion for fitness and helping people. She experienced a stress fracture in her Fibula while she playing volleyball in college. She loves working at Neurosport, because she is passionate about fitness and enjoys being able to help others. In her spare time she enjoys hiking with her dogs and spending time with her friends and family. 

    Education:
    B.S. in Exercise Science from Kennesaw State University
  • Sydney Reeder

    Lead Physical Therapy Technician

    Sydney is the oldest of four kids, and grew up playing competitive soccer in addition to playing while at college. When she is not training and teaching incoming technicians and students, Sydney enjoys go hiking with her dog and long board when she is not at Neurosport.

    Education:
    B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of North Georgia
    Certifications:
    Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Certified
  • Hunter Ingram

    Physical Therapy Technician

    Hunter graduated from the Kennesaw State University with a Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science. "I enjoy serving others and my favorite way to do so, is by helping them overcome injuries." In his spare time, he enjoys backpacking and camping with his wife, Allison. Photo on the way! 

  • Bradley Wells, LMT

    Licensed Massage Therapist

    Bradley entered the field of massage therapy becasuse of his interest in human anatomy and desire to help people. In his time at Augusta School of Massage, he learned a variety of massage modalities, including swedish, chair, myofascial realease and nueuromuscular therapy. He is also highly-trained in orthopedic assessment and manual therapy techniques. In his spare time outside of Neurosport, he enjoys playing the ukelele.

    Education:
    Licensed Massage Therapist from the Augusta School of Massage
  • Rachel Kenne

    Certified Athletic Trainer

    Rachel graduated from the University of North Florida in April 2016 with her Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training. She is originally from Jacksonville, FL and now resides in the metro Atlanta area with her fiance and her dog.  Throughout her years playing sports and riding motocross, Rachel has suffered from shoulder, arm, and knee injuries and has spent time in physical therapy. Rachel entered the field of Athletic Training because she has a first-hand understanding of getting through injuries and returning to sport. She wants to help others do the same! 

    Education:
    B.S. in Athletic Training from University of North Florida
  • Victoria Johnson

    Front Desk Coordinator

    Victoria is Georgia native, born and raised in Marietta. Victoria brings thorough customer service skills and a patient, friendly disposition with her to Neurosport. She is always willing to help those in need and understands what it is like for those in pain. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the softball field with her daughter, Hailey. Photo on the way!

  • Rachel Mendenhall

    Front Desk Coordinator

    Rachel Mendenhall, originally from Dayton, Ohio, now lives in the Atlanta area. She currently attends Kennesaw State University. Go Owls! In her free time, she loves to travel, hike, and hang out with her friends. Picture on the way!

    Education:
    Pursuing Degree from Kennesaw State University