Mark V. Reecer, MD
Dr. Mark Reecer is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Management. He has over 20 years of work comp experience, and he routinely provides Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs) for the Indiana Workers’ Compensation Board, Insurance companies, and Attorney's.
Dr. Reecer has lectured extensively and has authored multiple publications that promote his specialty and the use of treatment modalities to eliminate pain, improve function and avoid surgery.
Julie C. Risley, MS, PA-C
Julie Risley serves as Dr. Reecer’s Physician Assistant. She has extensive experience and education in pain management and is an integral part of the medical team at Fort Wayne Physical Medicine since 2003.
Julie evaluates and treats patients, addresses patients’ questions/concerns, administers joint injections and is BioTE® Certified.
MS: University of St. Francis University, Fort Wayne, IN
BS: Kinesiology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
BS: Physician Assistant Studies, St. Francis University, Fort Wayne, IN
BioTE® Certified Practitioner
Jenni Rhodehamel, LPN
As Fort Wayne Physical Medicine’s Office Manager, Jenni helps in various areas to ensure the office is operating efficiently and effectively to ensure patients’ satisfaction. Jenni has been with FWPM since 2001. She also steps in to help with nursing tasks on busy patient days as needed. Her other responsibilities include; scheduling Independent Medical Examinations (IMEs), depositions and meetings, entering legal and BioTE® charges, and helping with the collection of legal charges billed.
Billie D., M.A.
Billie is a medical assistant and has been on board with FWPM since 2012. She schedules appointments, injections and procedures for patients. She manages pre-certification of patients’ insurance, and answers questions from patients. She also prepares patients for injections, and works with Dr Reecer and Julie to help with patient flow. Billie works at our Fort Wayne and Warsaw offices.
Paula K., M.A.
Paula is a transcriptionist and medical assistant for FWPM, starting in 2006. She transcribes Dr. Reecer's office reports. She faxes the reports and work status forms to insurance companies, adjusters and nurse case managers. She also prepares legal records for file reviews and IME's, for Dr. Reecer to review.
Lauren is the newest addition to the FWPM family, joining us in August 2017. She enjoys greeting patients and assisting with check-in and check-out procedures. She also schedules new and follow-up appointments for patients. Additionally, she handles medical record copy requests and FMLA forms for insurance companies and employers. Prior to joining the FWPM team, Lauren worked at Fort Wayne Neurological Center for 2+ years. Lauren is from the Roanoke area and she and her husband enjoy spending time gardening and playing with their pets.