Our Physical Therapy Team
Beyond the degree and licensing required by law, we certify our physical therapist to meet the highest standards in the industry. Only then can they provide you with service. A core requirement for all our therapists is a loving, caring and helpful personality.
At FYZICAL Therapy & Balance Centers in Marietta, GA you'll experience an individualized, supportive approach to physical therapy. One that uses hands-on techniques and tailor-made exercise programs delivered by expertly trained and licensed Physical Therapists who work one-on-one with you during your therapy sessions. We not only practice physical therapy, but we live and breathe it which results in high patient satisfaction.
Herb Silver, PT, DSc, OCS Certified in Dry Needling
Herb Silver, PT, DSc, OCS is a physical therapist and a board-certified Clinical Orthopedic Specialist. He practiced and was trained in sports medicine and manual therapy at the internationally recognized Hughston Orthopedic Clinic in Columbus, Georgia. In 2009 he completed an advanced research doctorate in electrophysiology and completed research on dry-needling interventions.
Dr. Silver specializes in the evaluation and treatment of complicated neck and back pain as well as general orthopedic and sports-related injuries. With an undergraduate degree in psychology, Dr. Silver has had a lifelong interest in mindfulness practices including meditation, yoga, and Tai chi which he incorporates into treatment strategies. He emphasizes a “whole-person” focus on the treatment and prevention of both acute and chronic physical pain, weakness, imbalance, and injury.
Dr. Silver has served on faculty at Georgia State University and North Georgia College teaching orthopedics, physical therapy interventions, electrotherapy, and electrophysiology. His postgraduate lecture topics include dry needling, orthopedic manual therapy interventions for the neck and low back and electrophysiology. He is presently an adjunct clinical associate professor at Mercer University and is presently involved in research with the Mercer Pharmacy department.
Brie Levy, PT, DPT Certified in Dry Needling
Brie Levy PT, DPT is a physical therapist with a wide range of clinical experience treating diverse patient populations. A Florida native, she graduated from Florida State University with a B.S. in Exercise Science. While there, Dr. Levy was a member of The Seminole Dance Force, a competitive college dance team and served on the executive board of her sorority. Upon graduating she moved to Atlanta and earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Mercer University. Dr. Levy then complete a residency in orthopedic, training to become a board-certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist.
Her treatment style combines patient-centered care and open communication to achieve goals that are meaningful to her patients. She is a compassionate and caring therapist who believes in providing each patient with the appropriate education on the nature of their compliant, as well as exercises and tools to help with injury prevention. Her interests in the field of Physical Therapy are diverse, but she has a special interest in balance and dizziness, chronic orthopedic disorders, neurological disorders, and vestibular dysfunction.