Founded by licensed physical therapists, The Oakford Group, LLC, has created the Invertabelt, a home exercise product designed to provide quality manual therapy treatment techniques that were once only available in the clinic.
We are focused on providing quality treatment strategies to common musculoskeletal dysfunctions through innovative treatment tools and strategies. Clear, concise exercise instructions and rationales are provided, helping to bridge the knowledge gap that exists between the clinician and patient.
Andy Champion graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Masters in Physical Therapy. Andy lives with his wife (Mandy) and two children (Sam & Ellie) in Central Illinois where he manages and works in an outpatient orthopedic clinic with a focus on spine treatment. He is currently on the Spine Clinical Specialty Team (CST) for the regional hospital.
Andy has taught and developed multiple courses on a variety of topics in the Central Illinois region and is currently studying for the OCS examination. His goal is to turn patients from passive participants in their rehab, to active participants by developing patient self-efficacy through education, symptoms awareness, and self-treatment techniques. Oakford’s passion is to see his patients actively participate in treatment and take control of his or her pain.
Jana Bruesch graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelors in Physical Therapy. Jana currently lives with her husband (Tim) and daughter (Zaira) in Central Illinois.
Since graduating Bruesch has worked extensively in the outpatient orthopedic setting with a focus on spine and sacroiliac joint dysfunctions. Currently she is on the Spine Specialty Team for the regional hospital.
Jana has taught and developed multiple courses for past and present employers and is a yearly guest instructor for Illinois Central College PTA students.