At DOC Rehab you can feel confident that you will receive the most up-to-date and effective care possible. Our therapists, Patrick Swinea and Jeff Williams, proceed to develop their skills through continuing education programs and in-service training as well as through independent studies.
Patrick Swinea is originally from Florence, Alabama. Patrick graduated from the University of South Alabama and has practiced physical therapy for 25 years. He has served as the Clinic Director for DOC Rehab since 2005. Patrick’s areas of interest include post- operative orthopaedic rehabilitation and custom foot orthotic fittings.
Patrick, his wife, and their two daughters have lived in Decatur for over 20 years. Patrick is a member of Beltline Church of Christ. He serves as deacon over Christian Services Missions and has participated in over 20 overseas medical mission trips.
Jeff Williams has been a staff physical therapist at DOC Rehab for 4 years and has practiced physical therapy since 1976. He graduated from UAB with a B.S. in Physical Therapy, and has a varied background which includes general physical therapy, orthopaedics, treatment of sports and occupational injuries, and geriatrics. He has served as Director of Physical Therapy at Colonial Manor Hospital in Florence, AL, Director of Physical Therapy at Humana Hospital in Huntsville, AL, and Owner of Williams Therapy Service.
Jeff grew up in Decatur, Alabama and is a graduate of Priceville High School. He and his wife have been married for over 40 years and have 2 children and 10 grandchildren. Jeff enjoys gardening, landscaping and painting as hobbies.
Areas of specialized skill and training in physical therapy include manual therapy of spine and peripheral joints, myofascial release techniques for treatment of soft-tissue problems, and in rehabilitation of occupational injuries.