The Rehabilitation Department at Harris Regional Hospital
provides a wide range of services and locations to treat our patients.

Our highly-trained, compassionate staff is committed to helping our patients reach their goals and helping improve quality of life. Many of our staff have achieved Doctorate level training or specialty certifications, including specialists in vestibular rehab, lymphedema, orthopedics, pediatrics, geriatrics, and hand specialty.

      Occupational Therapy

Pediatric Rehabilitation      Speech Therapy

A physician referral form is not required to receive outpatient therapy*.

*All patients can self-refer except for Medicaid patients. Patients covered under Medicaid must obtain a therapy order from their primary care physician. Medicare/ Medicare Advantage Plan members must be in contact with their physicians to sign a Therapy Plan of Care.

Find Us:

To begin your journey to health and restoration, call us today at 828.586.7235 to discuss the right treatment option for you and your needs. You are our priority, thank you for allowing us to be your choice in quality healthcare. 

What do we treat?

Harris Franklin Swain Cullowhee Robbinsville
Physical Therapy X X X X X
Physical Therapy, Pediatrics X X X X X
Aquatic Rehab X
Balance Rehab X X X X X
Dry Needling X X X X
Lymphedema X X
Neurologic Rehab X X X X X
Oncology Rehab X
Orthopedic Rehab X X X X X
Orthotics, Custom X
Orthotics, Semi-Custom X X X X X
Pelvic Health X
Sports Rehab X X X X X
Taping Techniques X X X X X
Vestibular Rehab X X X X X
Occupational Therapy X X
Occupational Therapy, Pediatrics X
Certified Hand Therapist X X X
Custom Splinting X X X
Speech Therapy X X
Speech Therapy, Pediatrics X X
Modified Barium Swallow Studies X

Our Rehab Service Team

Find Out More About Our Rehab Services Team Here


Harris Regional Hospital
68 Hospital Road
Sylva, NC 28779
Phone: 828.586.7235
Fax: 828.586.7227
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Swain Community Hospital
45 Plateau St.
Bryson City, NC 28713
Phone: 828.488.4009
Fax: 828.488.4256
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Franklin Medical Park
55 Holly Springs Dr.
Franklin, NC 28744
Phone: 828.349.5027
Fax: 828.349.5035
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AMCHC Tallulah Community Health Center
409 Tallulah Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771
Phone: 828.479.8320
Fax: 828.479.4954
Alternate Phone: 828.586.7235
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Harris Sports Medicine &Physical
Therapy: Western Carolina University,
Health & Human Sciences Bldg.

3971 Little Savannah Road, Suite 113
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Phone: 828.293.5174
Fax: 828.293.0008
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Our Rehab Services Team:

Beth Baxley, MS, CCC-SLP
Melissa Branscum, PTA
Andy Burke, PT, DPT
Melissa Cabe, PTA
Lauren Carnes, PT, MPT, CLT 
Angela Conley, PT, CHT
Sandy Davis, PT, MPT, PCS, MSW
Tracy Extine, PTA 
Heather Farson, PT, MPT, LAT, ATC 
Ashley Hyatt, PT, DPT, NCS
Joshua Jones, DPT, OCS, DAC
Ellen Meekins, MHS, OTR/L, CHT
​Heather Monar, MS, CCC-SLP
Catherine Overbay, MA, CCC-SLP 
Cara Perciaccanto, PTA
Tim Robinson, PTA
Jared Sonnier, PT, DPT, MTC
Dave Wheatley PTA
Carlos Wilson, PT, MPT