Coastal Physical Therapy
Meet our Team!
Brian Borden, PT, MSPT
Brian Borden specializes in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy treatment with an interest in manual therapy. He graduated from the University of North Florida with his MSPT degree in 2005. Prior to moving to Jacksonville, he completed his undergrad coursework in Chemistry at Indiana University. Brian has been a Florida resident for the past 16 years and enjoys golfing, biking, and working out in his free time.
Jerry Edwards, PTA
Jerry Edwards specializes in outpatient Orthopedic physical therapy with an interest in shoulder and back conditions. He graduated from Florida State Community College with his PTA degree in 2012. Jerry also received his Bachelors of Theology from Baptist College of Florida in 2001 and served as supervisor with the United States Postal Service before pursuing his PTA degree. He has participated in several intense education seminars that focus on shoulder biomechanics and rehabilitation. He enjoys being outdoors, playing golf, and practicing martial arts.
Sheila Edwards, PTA
Sheila Edwards is a native of Florida and has been in the medical field since graduating high school. Sheila worked 10 years as a certified nursing assistant at Cathedral Rehabilitation Center and Turtle Creek Nursing Home prior to pursuing her interest in physical therapy. Sheila began working as a physical therapy rehabilitation technician in 1999 and later graduated from Florida State College at Jacksonville in 2014 with an Associate of Science degree in Physical Therapy Assistant. In her spare time Sheila enjoys spending time with friends and family, bowling, going to the movies, and spending time outdoors.
Stacey Miller, PTA
Stacey Miller attended both the University of North Florida and Florida State College at Jacksonville; receiving her Bachelors in Math Education in 2008, and her Associate of Science in Physical Therapy Assistant in 2013. Stacey has been a Florida resident for the past 27 years and enjoys volleyball, soccer, water skiing, and swimming.
Anthony Jenkins, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant Anthony Jenkins is able to improve strength and flexibility in injured patients to return them back to their daily lives – especially athlete’s that have been injured and looking to get back to their sport. He has experiences in different areas of the therapy field and learned countless techniques including, manual traction and different soft tissue mobilizations. Anthony holds his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from LaGrange College in LaGrange, Georgia and his Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, from Concorde Career Institute in Jacksonville, Florida. Prior to joining the team at Coastal Physical Therapy, he was a care manager at Sunrise Senior Living in Jacksonville helping seniors in an Assisted Living Facility. Anthony is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and has been volunteer with Jacksonville’s Brooks Adaptive Sports Program. He also played college football at the D-III level while attending LaGrange College.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, LaGrange College, LaGrange, Georgia
Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Concorde Career Institute, Jacksonville, Florida
Board Certifications: Physical Therapist Assistant
Certifications: Basic Life Support, American Heart Association
Affiliations: American Physical Therapy Association
Monica Wilcox, PT
A skilled and compassionate physical therapist, Monica Wilcox joined Coastal Physical Therapy with 16 years of experience and a proven history of keeping patients committed to treatment plans both in and out of therapy sessions. In 2004, Monica earned her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Prior to Coastal Physical Therapy, Monica worked as a physical therapist at Ability Rehabilitation in Apopka, Florida, where she routinely performed diagnostic exams to evaluate a wide range of conditions. She has also worked at Lake Area Physical Therapy & Aquatics in Melrose, Florida, where she held the role of clinical director.
Education: Master of Science in Physical Therapy, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Bachelors in Exercise and Sports Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
Mary Vukmir, DPT
An efficient and compassionate professional physical therapist, Mary Vukmir, DPT joined Coastal Physical Therapy with practical experience as a lead clinician in charge of care for a variety of orthopedic conditions. In 2015, Mary earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Saint Augustine of Health Science in Saint Augustine, Florida. Prior to Coastal Physical Therapy, Mary was caring for patients in roles as a lead clinician and lead physical therapist in Jacksonville. She has experience and certifications in performing treatments which include fit-for-duty, pelvic floor health, functional capacity evaluations and daily outpatient care.
Education: Doctorate in Physical Therapy, University of Saint Augustine of Health Science, Saint Augustine, Florida
Bachelors in Health Science with a concentration in Allied Health, SUNY Cortland, Cortland, New York
Certifications: Pelvic Floor Certification, Functional Capacity Evaluation Certification
Awards: Highest FCE producer in Northeast Florida for Select Physical Therapy
Nicole Edie, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant Nicole Edie provides reliable and compassionate skilled care to her patients. Nicole’s experience and understanding of genetic, neurologic, and orthopedic disorders along with their related motor skills problems, helps her administer the best treatments and protocols for the patients at Coastal Physical Therapy. She is proficient in the use of ultrasound, electrical stimulation, traction, joint mobilization, massage, and manual therapy depending on the specific needs of each patient.
Nicole holds her Bachelor of Science degree from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida and has her Associate of Science, Physical Therapy Assistant degree, from Keiser University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Prior to joining the team at Coastal Physical Therapy, she was at a rehab facility assisting in improving seniors’ lives by regaining mobility and strength and has also worked in orthopedic care serving teenagers through geriatrics.
Education: Bachelor of Science in Communication, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida
Associate of Applied Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Keiser University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Coastal Physical Therapy
Location(s): — Orange Park