RehabVisions Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine uses therapeutic exercise, specialized equipment and a variety of the latest techniques to treat injuries and conditions of all kinds.










Working with patients who have recently had surgery or who have suffered an injury is a major part of what a physical therapist does. Our therapists are skilled in treating all orthopedic conditions. They will listen to you, assess your needs, and create an individualized plan to help you minimize pain, regain movement, and feel more like yourself again.

We see people of all ages for a variety of issues including:

  • Sports injuries, strains, sprains
  • Fractures
  • Joint surgeries
  • Tendon repair
  • Amputations
  • Arthritis

Neurological Disorders/Stroke

Our physical therapists are trained in the care of neurological and neuromuscular disorders. We listen to you, evaluate your needs, and create a comprehensive plan to help you feel and function better.

We can treat a variety of issues including:

  • Strokes
  • Brain injuries
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease)
  • Developmental delays/disorders

Sports Rehab

Our therapists are skilled in treating all sports conditions. We use the most current technologies and evidence-based treatment methods to help you regain strength and movement and get you back to your sport.

We can help with:

  • Ankle and knee injuries
  • Shin splints
  • Tendinitis (tennis elbow)
  • Pulled muscles, strains
  • Sprains
  • Fractures
  • Concussions
  • ACL tears

Balance and Vestibular Disorders

Problems with balance, dizziness, unsteadiness and difficulty walking cause many people to limit their activities and can greatly affect one’s quality of life. At RehabVisions, our therapy staff have specialized training in treating all types of balance and vestibular-system disorders including:

  • Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV)
  • Concussion
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Vestibular neuritis
  • Migraine-related dizziness/vertigo
  • Balance and difficulty walking
  • Postural control

Pain Management

Pain, whether chronic or acute, can be frustrating and debilitating. Low-back and neck pain are common ailments for many people. Studies have shown that physical therapy is the most effective first step in reducing or eliminating this type of pain.

We see people of all ages for a variety of issues including:

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Muscle/joint pain
  • Sciatica

Work Fitness

We ensure a safe workplace and healthy workforce through work fitness, skilled therapy interventions and specialized return-to-work training. We can offer a comprehensive battery of performance-based tests that are used to determine ability for work, activities of daily living or leisure activities.

We provide:

  • Work conditioning programs
  • Return-to-work testing
  • Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE)
  • Pre-employment screenings


Rehab Director Al Laubenthal, PT has provided physical therapy services to the Marengo area for the past 11 years. He has 18 years of PT experience since he graduated from St. Ambrose University in 2002.

Carrie Karsten is RehabVision’s Administrative Assistant. She has been with RehabVisions since 2014.

Jenn Osborn, PTA, graduated from Kirkwood Community College with a Physical Therapist Assistant degree in 2006. She has been practicing in the Marengo area for the past 11 years.



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