YORK, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advantage Physical Therapy Associates, LLC, an independent physical therapy practice, today announced that Founder and President Lisa Kemp PT, DPT has become sole proprietor of the company, effective immediately. Kemp acquired full ownership after purchasing the 66 percent interest held by previous partners.
Under Kemp’s ownership, Advantage Physical Therapy Associates joins a national trend of growing women-owned businesses. There are more than 9.1 million women-owned businesses in the U.S., up from 8.6 million last year, according to the 2014 State of Women-Owned Businesses Report from American Express OPEN. Findings also cited Health & Social Assistance as the industry with the highest growth of women-led organizations.
Advantage Physical Therapy Associates currently serves more than 400 patients in seven offices throughout York, Adams and Lancaster counties. The company, established by Kemp in 2005, employs a team of 28 highly talented and credentialed physical and occupational therapists who provide a wide array of assessment and conditioning services ranging from health maintenance to strength building, injury recovery, and exercise and aging.
“As the original and now sole owner of the practice, I am deeply committed to providing a superior direct access physical therapy experience to patients in the regions served by Advantage Physical Therapy,” said Kemp. “I am continuing my endeavors with my staff to be the best independent physical therapy practice we can be in our community.”
Kemp’s professional affiliations include the American Physical Therapy Association, Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association and the Private Practice Section of the APTA. Kemp also has strong ties to her community serving on the Young Women’s Symposium Steering Committee for Junior Achievement York as well as the Career Integration Committee at Dallastown High School.
About Advantage Physical Therapy Associates, LLC
Founded in 2005, Advantage Physical Therapy Associates is an independent physical therapy practice with Pennsylvania-based offices in Columbia, Dover, East York, Emigsville, Lancaster, New Oxford, and Red Lion. For more information about Advantage Physical Therapy Associates and its services, go to www.gettheadvantage.org.