Kevin Calvey PT, DPT
Kevin earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Saint Joseph's University and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Arcadia University. He began his career with the University of Pennsylvania in 2004, and has enjoyed treating patients in the Middletown, Delaware community since 2007.
Kevin has specialized certifications and training in spine care, manual therapy, dry needling, the McKenzie Method, Litecure Laser Therapy, Kinesio Taping techniques and worker's compensation cases. He focuses on the entire person for all injuries, and places high importance on educating his patients to prevent future injuries.
A married father of four boys, Kevin founded Thrive Physical Therapy in 2018 to fulfill his dream of running his own clinic and treating patients like members of his own family.
Providing you with the best team members and the best care
Julie Marrs, PT Physical Therapist
Julie is a physical therapist who has practiced for over 35 years. She specializes in vestibular/balance and concussion treatments, and is passionate about bringing high-quality care to all of her patients. She helps determine the root causes of injuries and pain, counsels patients, and works with them to create a plan for rehabilitation.
Jess Santiago, PTA Physical Therapist Assistant
Jess partners with Kevin and Julie to provide physical therapy services, implement selected components of treatment and make modifications in selected interventions, either to progress the patient as directed by Kevin and Julie, or to ensure safety and comfort. Jess is a highly-respected PTA who has worked in Middletown for the last 7 years.
Tyler Feret, PTA Physical Therapist Assistant
Tyler partners with Kevin and Julie to provide physical therapy services, implement selected components of treatment and make modifications in selected interventions, either to progress the patient as directed by Kevin and Julie, or to ensure safety and comfort. Tyler has worked with the Thrive team for several years and recently earned his degree from Del Tech.
Lucero Avalos, CNA Technician
Lucero assists Thrive therapists with non-clinical tasks while caring for individuals. She helps patients move, keeps our treatment areas organized and clean, assists patients with light exercises and records progress. Lucero loves what she does and takes pride in enhancing each Thrive patient’s experience throughout treatment. Lucero recently earned her CNA degree from Del Tech College.
Chrissy Lee, Patient Care Specialist
Chrissy is responsible for ensuring each and every Thrive patient has the best experience possible. From getting you an appointment that works with your schedule, to explaining your insurance or out-of-pocket costs, she is your dependable patient care representative. Chrissy also just graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science from Wilmington University.