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Carolina Rehabilitation

Brunswick Physical Therapy Associates - Edwards & Associates 

Robin Fortin, PTA

Robin moved to Wilmington from Albemarle NC and joined Carolina Rehabilitation in Sept of 2008. She is a licensed and Board Certified Physical Therapist Assistant who graduated from Central Piedmont Community College in 1983. During her 26 years of practice, she has gained experience in acute, subacute, out patient, home health and skilled nursing environments. She has been a school based therapy provider. Robin gained management experience as a Therapy Program Manager overseeing a rehab team of PT's, OT's and ST's. She also was a classroom and a clinical instructor for PTA's at Stanly Community College. Throughout her career, Robin has been diligent in her pursuit of continuing education and has been actively involved in community education and guest speaking on physical therapy related topics. She is an APTA accredited clinical instructor and a former board member of the PT Examiners Clinical Consortium Group. Areas of special interest include sports medicine, work site ergonomics assessment and general orthopedics. In her free time, Robin enjoys traveling and sailing with her husband and spending time with her family. Robin currently works three days in our Wilmington clinic and two days at Edwards and Associates, our Beulaville location.

J. Scott Stephens, MS, PT President, Carolina Rehabilitation, Inc. BA, University of Virginia, 1972; MS, Duke University, 1974.

Scott has thirty-five years clinical and management experience within physical therapy practice including clinical sites in hospitals, private clinics, home health, schools, psychiatric hospitals and spanning the age range from birth until death. His patients appreciate their active participation in any therapy physical program Scott directs.Scott Stephens was Founding President, Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapists, Director, American Physical Therapy Association, Chair, Virginia Physical Therapy Board, President, Virginia Physical Therapy Association, Chair, Practice Committee of Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, recipient of numerous service and clinical awards from peers and Council of State Legislators; Advisory Council, Medical College of Virginia School of Physical Therapy. Chair, Insurance Committee for American Physical Therapy Association requiring review of most malpractice and negligence cases throughout United States. Currently licensed in Virginia and North Carolina. Scott takes pride in the professional growth of his coworkers and clinical accomplishments of his patients..

Amanda Gillilan, PT, DPT