Hours: Monday-Friday: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday: as requested

Address: 15410 S Mountain Pkwy Suite 112, Phoenix, AZ 85044

Phone: (480) 940-8299
Fax: (480) 704-0888

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Welcome to our Ahwatukee clinic

In 2000, Foothills opened their very first clinic—Ahwatukee. Since then, this clinic has grown to be a vital part of the community. Awarded ‘Best Place for Physical Therapy’ by the Ahwatukee Foothills News, this location continues the Foothills legacy and mission—to provide hands-on physical therapy that gets results. Conveniently located near the intersection of Chandler Boulevard and 40th Street, our Ahwatukee center specializes in the following services:


  • Physical Therapy
    • Pre/Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
    • Acute Injury Management
    • Chronic Injury Management
  • Sports Physical Therapy
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy
  • Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Rapid Recovery® Injury Assessment
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Orthotic Fabrication
  • Rapid Referral®
  • Endurance Physical Therapy
  • Spine Specialty
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN)
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • FAST® (Foothills Acceleration & Sports Training)

Our Providers

Lori Francoeur
Lori Francoeur PT, MSPT, CSCS

Education: Boston University

Lori is an avid runner who has competed in numerous half marathons and completed NYC marathon in 2011.

Ted Carter
Ted Carter PT, DPT, OCS, TPS, CSCS, Cert. TDN

Education: Loyola Marymount University, Chapman University

Ted is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Orthopaedic section, World Team Tennis (WTT), and United States Tennis Association (USTA).

Tony Heywood
Tony Heywood MPT

Education: University of Maryland at Baltimore

Tony ran his first half marathon in 1hr 50mins and four years later had his personal best at 1hr 19mins. He qualified for the NY Marathon.

Erica Reali
Erica Reali PT

Education: Hunter College

Erica was a competitive athlete wrapping up her career as a collegiate level gymnast at the University of Massachusetts before joining Foothills.

Meryl Cripe
Meryl Cripe PT, DPT

Education: Grand Valley State University, University of Michigan

Meryl was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. She is a passionate Chicago sports fan and former competitive athlete. Meryl is passionate about helping others and working with patients of all walks of life. She is committed to a career of life-long learning and is currently completing the Orthopedic Residency Program at Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy.
Clarke Antonio
Clarke Antonio PT, DPT

Education: Chaminade University of Honolulu, A.T. Still University

Clarke was born and raised in Honolulu, HI. Clarke is dedicated to life-long learning and is currently enrolled in the Orthopedic Residency Program at ATSU on his road to enhancing his diagnostic skills and treatment techniques. He is a strong advocate for the PT profession, whole-person health care, and working hard to help his patients achieve their functional movement goals. Clarke enjoys adventures with his family and friends whether it be traveling, hiking, swimming, or just sitting at the park/beach, playing his ukulele.

Foothills is contracted with more than 1,500 insurance plans.

We accept all major insurance carriers and participate with many local provider networks. If you do not see a provider listed, we can verify insurance for you. For quick and easy verification, please call (480) 289-5502.

  • Accepted Aetna
  • Accepted All Workers' Compensation
  • Accepted Alliance HealthCard
  • Accepted Arizona Foundation For Medical Care
  • Accepted Assurant
  • Accepted AZ Complete Health (Health Net HMO/PPO/Allwell)
  • Accepted AzCH Complete Care
  • Accepted Beech Street Corporation
  • Accepted Blue Cross/Blue Shield Plans
  • Accepted Care1st
  • Accepted ChoiceCare Humana/EHI
  • Accepted Cigna
  • Accepted Cigna Medicare
  • Accepted ClarisPointe
  • Not accepted Confinity
  • Accepted Comprehensive Medical And Dental Programs
  • Accepted Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • Accepted First Health (Coventry/CNN)
  • Accepted Fortified Provider Network (FPN)
  • Accepted Galaxy Health Network
  • Accepted Global Medical Management
  • Accepted Health Net Ambetter
  • Accepted Health Net (HMO/PPO Plans)
  • Accepted Health Net Plus
  • Accepted HealthSmart
  • Accepted Humana, Inc.
  • Accepted Independent Medical Systems
  • Accepted Integra Group
  • Accepted Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
  • Accepted Medicare
  • Accepted Medicare Replacement Plans
  • Accepted Mercy Care (AHCCCS)
  • Accepted MultiPlan
  • Accepted National Preferred Provider Network
  • Accepted Prime Health Services
  • Accepted Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Accepted Rockport Healthcare Group, Inc.
  • Accepted Secure Horizons
  • Accepted The Reny Co.
  • Accepted Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN)
  • Accepted TriCare West Region
  • Accepted TriWest
  • Accepted UHC Community Plan AHCCCS Complete Care
  • Accepted UHC Optum (Lifeprint)
  • Accepted United Healthcare