In Balance Rehab has been providing physical therapy, rehabilitation and wellness services to the residents of Brevard County for 10 years. On your first visit, you will immediately notice we are different than the traditional therapy clinics.
We assess your condition to identify the underlying cause and treat your entire body, not just the site of pain.
All care is one on one with a physical therapist providing highly effective specialized techniques.
Because treatments are more effective our patients require fewer visits to reach their fullest potential.
At In Balance Rehab it is our mission is to restore you to a balanced life.
Dr. Mike Nichols
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Nichols has had the privilege of growing up in Cocoa Beach and is honored to have the opportunity to continue serving his hometown community at In Balance Rehab.
He holds a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Central Florida. He uses a blend of evidence-based medicine, manual therapy, functional training, and exercise to provide holistic care for each client.
He has completed post – graduate coursework in orthopedics, muscle energy techniques, and sport – specific injury prevention.
Physical Therapy Assistant
Emily Tillinger is a native Floridian who earned an Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from Eastern Florida State College. She has worked with a variety of patient populations ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics.
She has experience working with patients with neurological diagnosis such as, neuropathy, Parkinson’s Disease, stroke rehabilitation, as well as a variety of orthopedic diagnoses. Emily implements a combination of manual therapy techniques along with an individualized therapeutic exercise program to address your specific needs.
Emily believes in making your rehabilitation an enjoyable process while teaching you how to care for your body.
Physical Therapy Assistant
Oscar Sandt grew up in the beautiful state of Colorado trading the mountains for the ocean in 2004 when he moved to Florida. He earned an Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from Eastern Florida State College.
He has a background in athletic training and has a passion for health and exercise. He has experience working with patients through a variety of disabilities and diagnoses using a combination of manual therapy and therapeutic exercises, among other interventions.
Oscar believes in gently pushing you to meet and exceed your therapy goals, while offering encouraging support and guidance.
We specialize in outpatient orthopedics, geriatrics, and sports related injuries.
At In Balance Rehab, we are committed to providing you with the best experience in physical therapy services.
InBalance is by far the best physical therapy service ever! I can’t say enough wonderful things about Dr. Mike as well as his family. He is professional, kind and very knowledgeable about how to encourage the body to heal and excel. He has the personal touch and understanding that means so much when working to heal an injured body.
Great PT Mike and Emily are the best I recommend them for anybody that is hurting I thought I was a lost cause - but I wasn’t after all, thank you so much!
In Balance Rehab continues to offer the best physical therapy in Cocoa Beach! Dr. Mike Nichols works with his patients individually, and adapts the therapy to meet the changing needs of his clients. The office staff is friendly and supportive.
I was extremely pleased with the progress I made during my sessions with Emily. I have been in PT several times before but
this was the best experience
I highly recommend it.