Your Experienced Physical Therapy Team
Your personal PT care team is led by clinical director Joshua Holmes, MPT, who trained and practiced at the Mayo Clinic. They achieve superior results with pioneering treatments you won’t find anywhere else in Rochester. They do it in a warm, friendly environment with advanced hands-on, manual therapy.
Physical therapy programs are directed by one therapist whom you will work with at each session.
Meet the ARPT Team!
Josh, BS, MPT
Joshua Holmes is the owner and clinical director of Achieve Results Physical Therapy. Joshua was born and raised in Rochester, MN and his extended family has resided here for 3 generations. He went to high school at John Marshall, and was a three-season athlete who participated in football, wrestling and tennis. He went on to study sports science at St. Olaf and graduated with a Bachelor of science degree. After college, he worked as a physical therapy aide at Hiawatha Homes and a camp counselor at Camp Courage. Joshua completed his Master’s degree in physical therapy at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences. After graduate school, he pursued and completed a certification as a Mulligan Practitioner, of which, he is proud to be one of 4 certified practitioners within the state of Minnesota.
Joshua enjoys spending time with his family. He is married and has three children. Joshua is a cancer survivor (5 years and counting) and understands how difficult life becomes when dealing with physical pain. His cancer experience, although difficult, allowed him the opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of his patient’s needs, making him an extraordinary care giver. Joshua enjoys life, his patient’s and spending time with his family. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, playing sports, shooting trap, attending his children’s activities and camping. He is most often found caring for his patients, making them smile, and helping them return to life without pain.
Francine Kovash is a Physical Therapist at Achieve Results Physical Therapy. Francine was born in Sheridan, WY and grew up in Wyoming, Montana, and North Dakota. She graduated from Dickinson State University in Dickinson, ND with a Bachelor of Science degree in Pre-Medical Biology. After college, she volunteered at an outpatient physical therapy clinic, worked full-time as a production assistant preparing preschool curriculum, and got married. Francine then attended and graduated from Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She spent over 11 years working as a physical therapist at a private practice clinic in Faribault, MN before joining the team at Achieve Results.
Francine lives with her husband and two sons in Byron, MN. She volunteers at her church and enjoys spending time with her family and friends. For her, the best part of the team at Achieve Results Physical Therapy is the family-like environment that makes everyone feel welcome and comfortable.
Brittany, AS, Physical Therapist Assistant
Brittany is a Physical Therapist Assistant at Achieve Results Physical Therapy. Brittany graduated with honors from Clarkson College in Omaha, Nebraska. For the last seven years, Brittany worked at an outpatient orthopedic clinic in Lincoln, Nebraska. She and her husband recently moved to Rochester, MN for her husband’s medical residency at the Mayo Clinic. Brittany’s hobbies include running, biking, sand volleyball, baking and being active in her church. Her favorite part about working at Achieve Results is the sense of community amongst the patients and her co-workers. Her greatest satisfaction at work is helping patients set and attain their goal’s. Brittany’s professionalism, coupled with her kind smile, work ethic, and skills set strengthens the care team at Achieve Results Physical Therapy.
Sue is the Patient Account Specialist at Achieve Results PT. Sue was born and raised in the Rochester area. She attended and graduated from John Marshall high school, Rochester Community College and Winona State University. Sue worked as a bookkeeper for 36 years prior to joining the Achieve Results PT team. Sue also worked as a patient insurance liason in a hospital setting. Some of Sue’s favorite hobbies include going to her dad’s pond on his farm, vacationing with friends, quilting, painting, and crafting. Sue’s ability to make insurance, billing and bookkeeping fun is a gift. Sue’s favorite part of working at Achieve Results PT is the warm, comfortable atmosphere, the caring and dedicated team of people….and her new corner office with a window. She is proud to work within a family run business and believes Achieve Results PT provides exceptional one on one care. Sue goes above and beyond to make sure patients are well-informed about the financial processes in the office. She enjoys interacting with patients and laughter is often heard coming from her office.
Cassie, office manager
Cassie is the Office Manager at Achieve Results PT. Cassie graduated from the University of Wisconsin River Falls with a bachelors degree in Equine Science and Chemistry. Outside of Achieve Results PT, Cassie instructs horsemanship and offers dog training classes. Cassie is happily married to her husband Dylan and they have a beautiful Dalmatian, Layla. Her favorite part about working at Achieve Results is engaging with others and creating a truly warm experience for all patients.
"Josh is patient, understanding, funny, and kind. He is concerned with patients and their well-being. He is never condescending and always patient. Josh can help discover things that are causing pain/discomfort. He has great experience, technique, and is a partner in your health."