Our Team

Troy Waltemath, PTA 


With a specialization in orthopedic care, Troy is driven by a deep-seated desire to witness patients achieve their fullest potential and regain their quality of life. He has played a pivotal role as a partner in PT Plus since its inception, bringing valuable expertise and guidance to the table. In 2022, Troy took on the responsibility of full ownership, demonstrating his unwavering commitment to the organization's success and growth. Beyond his professional endeavors, Troy maintains strong ties to the local community. He actively supports local initiatives, both personally and professionally, with a firm belief in giving back and making a positive impact. With his expertise, dedication, and community-minded approach, Troy leads our company with vision and compassion, ensuring that our patients receive the highest standard of care and support.

Linda Berggren, PT

Director of Clinical Operations

Introducing Linda, a highly experienced physical therapist who graduated from Wichita State University and has dedicated 35 years to the field. Specializing in orthopedics, Linda possesses a vast range of expertise in working with diverse populations. Her commitment to helping individuals regain their mobility and live pain-free lives is unmatched. Not only is she a skilled clinician, but Linda has also taken on the role of clinic director, overseeing and managing the operations of the clinic. Outside the clinic, Linda finds joy in two creative outlets: gardening and baking. With her extensive knowledge, leadership capabilities, and passion for healing, Linda continues to positively impact the lives of her patients and contribute to the field of physical therapy.

Jennifer Claassen, DPT

Jennifer was born and raised in Topeka, KS. She completed her bachelor's at Kansas State University, majoring in Kinesiology and Gerontology. She continued her education at Wichita State University, receiving her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Jennifer has experience in outpatient and neuro rehab physical therapy settings. She enjoys working with patients of all ages. Additionally, she enjoys working with various diagnoses from post-surgery, sports injuries, aches/pains, and general weakness. In Jennifer’s free time, she enjoys spending time with family and attending K-State football games and Sporting KC soccer games.

Jessica Giesen, PTA

Meet Jessica, a skilled Physical Therapist Assistant with diverse healthcare experience. Graduating from Colby Community College in 2014, she swiftly excelled in hospital and cardiac rehab settings. Specializing in orthopedics, Jessica's contributions since joining our team in 2017 have been invaluable. Her commitment to patients' well-being goes beyond work—she's a devoted mom to her two boys, Colton and Cooper. Outside her busy schedule, Jessica finds solace in the graceful companionship of horses, both caring for them and enjoying the freedom of riding. This love for equine connection mirrors the compassionate approach she brings to her professional life.

Brian Sidwell

Director of Business Operations

Brian who brings a diverse skill set and a wealth of experience to our team. Brian not only excelled academically but also showcased his talents on the basketball court for WSU. He earned a business degree, which serves as a solid foundation for his multifaceted role within our organization. With over 13 years of dedicated service at PT Plus , Brian has become an indispensable asset, seamlessly handling various responsibilities such as marketing, accounting, and payroll. His expertise and attention to detail ensure smooth and efficient operations across different departments. Outside of work, Brian cherishes his role as a parent to two wonderful children. He maintains an active lifestyle by engaging in weightlifting and participating in recreational sports, which keeps him energized and motivated. With his versatility, commitment, and enthusiasm, Brian plays a crucial role in driving our company's success and growth.

Melanie Moore 

VP of Administration

Melanie was unsure what she wanted to pursue after graduating high school. However, she eventually found the medical field, which has been a perfect fit for her ever since. Melanie has been a fantastic addition to our team for 18 years! The lifetime friendships Melanie has established are her favorite component of PT Plus. She likes visiting Kansas City throughout the summer to watch the KC Royals play! She is a mom to two teenage boys, Blake and Trey.

Beth Spickler 

Account Rep. & Insurance Liaison

Beth is our Patient Account Representative and Insurance Specialist. She is originally from Buffalo, New York, and moved to Augusta, Kansas in 1981 and has stayed ever since. She is married to her husband, Adam, and has one son, Drew. Beth has always worked in the medical field and has been with PT Plus for over 10 years! When she is not at work she loves to go to Beaver Lake, where she boats with her family and friends. She also likes to spend her summer days in the garden and walking her dog.  Her time at PT Plus has been very fruitful as she has built friendships with co-workers and loves the family atmosphere. Getting to know patients in the clinic is something Beth cherishes.

Fiona Rardin

Therapy Tech