Reaction Physical Therapy

Lymphedema Treatment | Oncology Rehabilitation | Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation | SERVICES | STAFF | TESTIMONIALS

(360) 658-8400
(360) 658- 2606
17020 Twin Lakes Ave
Suite C101
Marysville, WA 98271
Clinic Hours:
Monday             7:00AM - 6:30PM
Tuesday            7:00AM - 6:30PM
Wednesday     7:00AM - 6:30PM
Thursday         7:00AM - 6:30PM
Friday               7:00AM - 6:30PM

By appointment only. Last appointment scheduled one hour before closing to allow for appropriate treatment time.

We are located on the West side of I5 near Starbucks and Costco!

Reaction Physical Therapy in Smokey Point is a outpatient physical therapy and sports medicine clinic located in Marysville, WA.  The facility was founded in 1996 with the goal of high quality, personal care and consistency of staff and treatment programs. Care plans are individualized with progression towards self-maintenance and modifications for sport specific or personal needs.

Reaction Physical Therapy in Smokey Point is committed to providing the highest quality of care in the evaluation, treatment and education of patients with musculoskeletal injury/disease. It is our goal to
promote health and fitness to enable our patients to maintain and enhance physical performance and quality of life.

Same and Next Day Appointments Available.  Call to schedule today (360) 658-8400.

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– Lymphedema Treatment –

We are Marysville’s Lymphedema specialists and offer a Lymphedema Treatment program which helps alleviate pain and swelling associated with Lymphedema. Complete Decongestive Therapy (CDT) consists of three components of treatment for lymphedema, including; manual lymph drainage (MLD), compression therapy, and exercise. All components are integral parts of a lymphedema treatment program.

– Oncology Rehabilitation –

A diagnosis of cancer and its associated treatments can have a large impact on your life during and after your treatments are completed. There are several cancer related health issues that your RET Physical Therapist can help with.

– Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation –

Our Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation program was developed in order to help patients that are faced with painful and/or bothersome symptoms which interfere with their daily lives. We understand that these issues are complex and may include urinary, colorectal and musculoskeletal components.

Call today to schedule an appointment (360) 658-8400

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- Services -

Smokey Point / Marysville (Reaction Physical Therapy) provides expert care for a wide range of conditions, click the links below to learn more or call to schedule with a Physical Therapist.

Back Care
Balance Training/ Fall Prevention
Biomechanical Evaluation
Elbow and Wrist Care
Epley Maneuver/ Vestibular Rehabilitation
Foot and Ankle Care
Gait Training
Hip Care
Industrial Rehabilitation
Kinesio Taping
Knee Care
Lymphedema Treatment
Manual Therapy
Motor Vehicle Injuries
Neck Care
Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Pediatric Physical Therapy
Pelvic Floor and Incontinence
Pilates Based Rehabilitation
Posture and Body Mechanics Training
Shoulder Care
Spinal Rehabilitation
Sport Specific Therapy and Rehabilitation
Women's Health and Pregnancy Related Therapy
Work Conditioning


- Staff -

Jim Bio

Jim Romo, PT

Physical Therapist, Clinic Director
  • B.S. Exercise Science, Pacific Lutheran University 1986
  • B.S. Physical Therapy, University of Montana 1995
  • ACSM Certified Fitness Instructor 1986
Clinic Specialties:
Sports Medicine/ general orthopaedic outpatient musculoskeletal disease/ injury emphasis (continued education an eclectic approach). Primary interests include shoulder injury/ pathology as it relates to the athlete (throwing or overhead dysfunction) and lower extremity injury/ pathology (hip/ knee/ foot and ankle).
Tawny Bridge-Pope Bio

Tawny Bridge-Pope, MPT, CLT

Masters in Physical Therapy Tawny has a special interest in Women’s health issues, treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction, lymphedema and core stabilization.  Tawny has completed training for treatment of pelvic floor dysfunction with Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. She is also a certified lymphedema therapist trained through Klose training and consulting.  Tawny is a certified Pilates instructor and completed this training with Elizabeth Larkam through Pilates and Beyond in 2004. She has studied pilates-evolved techniques for osteoporosis through TheraPilates®.  In 2002, Tawny earned her certification as a Level I Gyrotonic® trainer. Tawny has completed additional training in manual therapy, acupressure, kinesiotaping techniques and craniosacral therapy. She enjoys integrating her extensive training in movement re-education with manual therapy techniques. Tawny is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Washington State Physical Therapy Association. She is married and has many 4-legged children. In her free time, Tawny loves being outdoors and enjoys horseback riding, mountain biking, running, hiking and snowshoeing.
  • Master of Physical Therapy Degree from Eastern Washington University, 2000

Annie Parker, DPT, SCS

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Sports Clinical Specialist Annie Parker recently joined Smokey Point Physical Therapy, but has years of experience in outpatient orthopedics. She enjoys treating a wide array of ailments, with an expertise in overuse and post-operative extremity injuries. Annie has specialized training in sports medicine and performance training. Following her doctorate, she furthered her education by participating in a yearlong intensive sports medicine residency program, focusing her training on the niche of dance medicine. Annie had the opportunity to work and gain experience with pioneers in the dance medicine world by observing medical professionals in New York City with the Rockettes, New York City Ballet and the School of American Ballet.
  • Sports Clinical Specialist from Fairview Institute for Athletic Medicine in Minnesota
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy from St. Catherine University in Minnesota
  • Bachelors of Science in Psychology from St. Catherine University in Minnesota
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Sports Section
Samantha Robinson

Samantha Robinson, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant  Sam attended Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Psychology in 2013. In 2015 she graduated from Pima Medical Institute with an Associate degree in Occupational Science.  She is very passionate about providing quality care to her patients during their recovery. She has worked for RET for the past 2 years and is very excited to continue her career as a part of the RET team. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her Great Dane, husband, family, and friends, hiking, archery hunting in the fall, and catching up on the latest movies.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology and Psychology, Central Washington University Associate Occupational Science, Physical Therapist Assistant, Pima Medical Institute.
Michael Whitman Bio

Michael Whitman, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant Michael attended Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Washington, where he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science and a minor in Athletic Training in 2009. In 2013 he graduated from Pima Medical Institute with an Associate degree in Occupational Science. He is passionate about patient-focused care and looking forward to advancing his physical therapy skills in sports related rehabilitation. In conjunction with being a PTA, he plans on working toward becoming a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family, friends, playing sports, hiking, exercising, and being outdoors.  
  • Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science Degree from Central Washington University
  • Associate Occupational Science, Physical Therapist Assistant from Pima Medial Institute

Kaeli LaMont, PTA, BSNHS

Physical Therapist Assistant Kaeli was born and raised in Marysville, WA and earned a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science and Wellness from Bastyr University. Kaeli has experience in treating patients in a variety of settings, including skilled nursing facilities, post acute care with emphasis in neurological rehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, and outpatient with an emphasis in women's health. Kaeli is a long distance runner and looks forward to advancing her education and training to include sports injury rehabilitation and programs for athletes with emphasis on runners. In addition to running, Kaeli enjoys a variety of activities in her spare time, including: traveling, hiking, attending live music events and spending time with family and friends.
  • Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science and Wellness from Bastyr University.
  • Physical Therapist Assistant Degree from Whatcom Community College.

Margret Lyons, RDN, CD

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified Dietitian Margret graduated from Bastyr University with her baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She practiced her dietetic internship at Good Shepherd Medical Hospital, The Institute for Healthy Living, and The University of Texas Health Science Center in northeast Texas. Margret has practiced in a variety of settings including acute care for adults, neonatal nutrition, diabetic education, bariatric and weight loss nutrition, and outpatient counseling. Her counseling technique utilizes motivational interviewing to help patients reach goals that are important to them and maintain results over a lifetime. Margret’s passion for health does not end with nutrition. In her leisure time she hikes in the Cascade Mountains and scrambles up local peaks. She is a former bike racer and current marathon runner.  When she is not running she enjoys fly fishing, gardening, and tasting cuisine from all parts of the world.
  • Bachelor of Science and Nutrition, Bastyr University 2015.

Eli Thompson, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer I have been working as a certified athletic trainer for one year. I have worked in several different settings such as the high school and collegiate setting as well as the clinical setting. Having a variety of settings worked in has allowed me to gain knowledge of the different ways healthcare providers practice and I have incorporated these skills into the way I treat athletes to provide the best possible outcomes. Having played sports my entire life, I am passionate about making sure my athletes and patients are able to get back to the activities as quick as possible. I earned my Bachelor's Degree Athletic Training from Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, NC.
  • Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
Certifications & Training:
  • Board of Certification Athletic Trainer American Heart Association Basic Life Support (CPR and AED)
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association

- Reviews -

Gerry Crum
Gerry Crum
04:40 27 Mar 17
Jim and his crew go above and beyond to make my knee replacement PT a positive, healing experience. This is my first time and not having a baseline to compare to, I'm more than satisfied with the results so far. Starting my third week of twice a week sessions and am doing better than I thought I would with my mobility. Will update after further more
michelle raymond
michelle raymond
14:59 22 Dec 16
This is a really great place! The staff are so friendly and knowledgeable. I highly recommend them!
Gayle Hoy
Gayle Hoy
02:08 13 Nov 16
The Whole Staff At Reactions Are Awesome. Very Experienced And Helpful To All Of Your Needs.
David Swift
David Swift
01:23 17 Oct 16
I've been there twice for therapy. They are not only great at what they do, but are great people too. When i came back 3 years later they remembered me as though I'd never left. I highly recommend them!read more
Joe Cooper
Joe Cooper
15:08 17 Aug 16
I have been going to see Jim and his staff for reconstruction for over twelve years now for several injuries. There is a reason that I keep coming back. I am treated as an individual. The minutes you walk through the door, you are greated with bright cheery smiles throughout the building. I am sure that for any of my PT needs in the future, I will be back to Reaction PT. By the way. Jim and I both attended Cascade High School together in Everett. Go Bruins!!!!read more
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- Testimonials -

“ The entire staff both full time and part time were more than I expected.  They were knowledgeable, friendly, courteous and caring.  I have recommended them to several people.  They really made my sessions enjoyable, never boring or tedious.  I know this may sound strange, but I would actually look forward to going again, if ever needed.  They kept me well advised about future appointments.  Kept themselves physically fit and the office and exercise areas were always spotless, yet ever so professional.  Thank You! ”-Robert
“ My name is Keith Warman.  I have had nine surgeries in the last 36 months for different types of injuries, mostly my shoulders and my right knee.  Before I met Jim Romo, and his staff, I was being treated by an assembly line physical therapist company.  When that company stopped all active treatment, I stopped seeing them, and found a new hands-on approach that Jim gives every patient, One on One, undivided attention.  Jim Romo is responsible for any progress I have made, and I feel good.  I doubt that I would be able to do what I can, without his help.  So, get out of the assembly line and get the personal attention you should have had in the first place.  Go see Reaction Physical Therapy at Smokey Point!!! ”-Keith

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