Jennifer Fairbank, MSPT – PT
Jennifer started her career as a physical therapist in 1995 after graduating with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College. She has worked in outpatient orthopedics for over 25 years. After relocating to Florida in 1996, she maintained a career as a physical therapist and area administrator for HealthSouth, which eventually became Select Medical. In 2018, Jennifer joined Beachside Physical Therapy in Palm Bay as a physical therapist and clinical director. She continues to treat a wide variety of vestibular issues, including BPPV and post concussion, as well as all orthopedic issues. She has also been a clinical instructor for PT students for over 20 years and enjoys giving guest lectures in many areas of physical therapy to small groups and potential future physical therapists.
Ivanova Parguian – PT
Ivanova, also fondly called “Ivan” by her patients and friends, has had an extensive outpatient rehab experience. She started as staff physical therapist at Functional Therapy Center, an outpatient private practice clinic with three locations in Brevard County. She later on became the supervising therapist in its Viera and Palm Bay Locations. She participated in the development of the clinic’s Tai Chi-based Exercise Program for Balance & Fall Prevention. She was involved with the facility’s qualit y assurance team and helped develop policies and procedures. When not chasing high-energy five year old twin girls around, she’d rather be chasing balls at the tennis courts.
Tyler Absher – PTA
Tyler was born and raised in Orlando Florida. After high school he served for 4 years in The United States Navy as an Operations Specialist. Upon exiting the Navy, he studied at The University of Central Florida where he received a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science/ Human Performance. After deciding to pursue a career in physical therapy he attended Keiser University and became a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. Tyler wishes to use his therapeutic skills to help people achieve their rehabilitation goals. He also hopes to inspire patients by spreading his passion for health and fitness.