|Pine Crest Nursing Homes' therapy staff, are Wisconsin Licensed Therapy Professionals committed to serving your therapy needs. Together our full and part time staff boast over 200 years of combined therapy experience! We care deeply about our patients, and truly want to get to know you as a person, and give you the best care possible. We consider ourselves a "family" and share our ideas and experience with each other so we may give you the absolute best care. Virtually all of our Full and Part time staff are residents of Lincoln County and the Merill area, so you will be treated by your neighbors! We will strive to help you acheive your goals, in caring personal manner.
Irene Wedemeyer, OTR; Occupational Therapist
Irene is a 1986 Graduate of UW Madison. Most of her experience has been in long term care and rehab. Her professional interests are in Lymphedema and Stroke recovery. Personal interests include crafting, singing, and collecting antiques.
Jim Korducki, MPT; Physical Therapist
Jim is a 1998 graduate of Concordia University Wisconsin with a Master's of Physical Therapy. Jim has years of experience with long term care, rehab, and outpatient therapy. Professional interests include balance disorders and stroke recovery. Personal interests include Muskee fishing, church choir, and faith-based activities.
Katara Kaiser, MS, CCC-SLP; Speech Language Pathologist
Katara is a 2012 graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point with a Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology. Katara has experience in long term care, adult outpatient, and pediatric outpatient therapy. Professional interests include dysphagia, aphasia, and apraxia. Personal interests include spending time with her family, playing cards, and faith-based activities.