Karyn assisting a patient at Fuqua Phyusical Therapy
Karyn assisting a patient at Fuqua Phyusical Therapy
Scott Fuqua - Owner and Physical Therapist at Fuqua Physical Therapy

Scott Fuqua PT

"My goal is to offer my patients, from all walks of life, the highest quality of service in an effort to help them achieve and maintain their optimum health and fitness."

Scott is the owner and director of Fuqua Physical Therapy. Originally from Sacramento, Scott graduated from California State University Long Beach in 1980. Scott returned to Sacramento in 1981 and began his professional career working in private practice orthopedics and sports medicine. Scott has received extensive post graduate education in orthopedics and manual therapy. He is a graduate of the long term Canadian Manual Therapy program along with an extensive list of additional course work. During his 30 plus years in practice Scott has worked with an impressive list of professional, college and high school athletes. He has worked in a variety of athletic training environments including Olympic, professional and high school sports. Scott has a personal passion in the area of strength and conditioning and has personally competed in that arena.

Karyn Wood PT

Originally from southern California, Karyn graduated from Loma Linda University in 1982. She started her career by working for five years at a large teaching hospital in Los Angeles. Since that time, Karyn has worked entirely in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy. In 2000, she became board certified as a Sports Clinical Specialist by the American Physical Therapy Association. Karyn has worked with professional, Olympic, college, high school and recreational athletes. Her experience has been enhanced by extensive continuing education in manual therapy, orthopedics and sports physical therapy. In 2003, she became certified in Sportsmetrics, a prevention program for female athletes. Karyn is an avid skier, runner and has played competitive tennis for many years.

Karyn Wood - Physical Therapist at Fuqua Physical Therapy
Steve Thrall - Physical Therapist at Fuqua Physical Therapy

Steve Thrall PT

Steve Thrall is a 1980 magna cum laude graduate of California State University, Northridge/UCLA Hospitals and Clinics. He has over 30 years in the field of Physical Therapy, specializing in outpatient orthopedics and sports physical therapy with a focus on post surgical rehabilitation and return to work/sports. He has completed numerous continuing education courses in this area including a focus on the geriatric population. He is a former clinical coordinator and manager for a national health chain. His interests include cycling and hiking.

Jennifer Ruggles CPTA

Jen graduated from CSU, Chico in 1992 with a BA in Physical Education. She then received her license as a Physical Therapist Assistant from Sacramento City College in 2003. She has more than 17 years of experience, 14 in this current setting, specializing primarily in Orthopedic sports extremity problems. Jen enjoys working with patients helping them to resume life as usual after injury or surgery. She also performs pre-employment testing for companies using Biodex Isokinetic Equipment. Jen enjoys spending time with her family, is an avid runner and tennis player.

Greg Carr - Physical Therapist at Fuqua Physical Therapy
Greg Carr - Physical Therapist at Fuqua Physical Therapy

Marshann Fuqua

Marshann has been the practice manager for over 25 years. She is originally from Southern California, where she graduated from California State University Long Beach with a BA degree in Sociology. She is responsible for handling all of the day to day aspects of the practice, including human resources, contracting and maintaining an exceptional office staff. Marshann prides herself in her ability to treat both employees and patients with a personal touch.