The Oakford Group

The Oakford Group, LLC

Founded by licensed physical therapists, The Oakford Group, LLC, has created a home exercise product designed to provide quality manual therapy treatment techniques that were once only available in the clinic. 
The Oakford Group, LLC was founded by licensed physical therapists 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.
The Oakford Group, is proud to present The Invertabelt, a product designed to provide traction, mobilization, and overpressure to the spine that was once only available in the clinic. 

 


 

A. Oakford - Founder/President

 

A. Oakford graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Masters in Physical Therapy. Oakford 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. Oakford 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 their treatment and take control of their pain.

                                         

             

J. Bruesch - Co-Founder

 

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 J.Bruesch graduated from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelors in Physical Therapy.  Bruesch 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.   Bruesch has taught and developed multiple courses for past and present employers and is a yearly guest instructor for Illinois Central College PTA students.