Meet Samantha Partington, Site Manager of Good Shepherd Rehabilitation’s Kutztown Outpatient Location

November 05, 2021

Samantha Partington, physical therapist atGood Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network,  a nationally recognized rehabilitation leader committed to transforming lives through expertise, innovation and compassion, has named Samantha Partington, PT, DPT, as site manager of Good Shepherd’s Kutztown outpatient location.

Partington joins Good Shepherd to lead a team of board-certified therapists at the 15260 Kutztown Road location, providing personalized physical rehabilitation care for adults recovering from injury, illness or surgery, as well people who live with chronic conditions.

Partington received her bachelor’s in health care management and doctorate of physical therapy from Misericordia University, where she was a second-team all-conference player in field hockey. Prior to Good Shepherd, Partington served as a physical therapist with NovaCare Rehabilitation in Northampton. Before starting her physical therapy career, Partington worked as a nursing assistant with St. Luke’s University Health Network.

Good Shepherd’s Kutztown team provides rehabilitation services for a number of diagnoses, including back and neck pain, work injuries, headaches, chronic pain, stroke and more. Services include physical therapy, occupational therapy, aquatic therapy in a warm-water pool, neurorehabilitation, orthopedic rehabilitation, occupational health and more. The team offers next-day appointments, and provides a fitness and pool program.

To see the Kutztown team, request an appointment online or call 1-888-44-REHAB to schedule.

About Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network

Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Network, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit rehabilitation leader with more than 70 locations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, is committed to transforming lives through expertise, innovation and compassion.

Good Shepherd provides an exceptional patient experience for all ages and stages by developing leading-edge solutions, often for complex medical situations; serving as a test site for the newest rehabilitation technologies; and inspiring hope in all we do.

Good Shepherd traces its pioneering spirit for innovation and compassionate care to its founding family, The Rev. John “Papa” Raker and D. Estella “Mama” Raker. In 1908, the Rakers opened the Good Shepherd Home to care for children with disabilities and senior citizens, filling an unmet community need — and setting the stage for Good Shepherd’s continued growth as a rehabilitation groundbreaker.

Headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Good Shepherd also partners with Penn Medicine to provide rehabilitation and specialty services in the greater Philadelphia area and New Jersey through Good Shepherd Penn Partners.

Learn more about Good Shepherd’s mission and vision.