Nicole Talikka, PTA is a Regional Director for Aspen Therapy. Prior to joining Aspen Therapy, Nicole worked with Arbor Rehab as a Facility Rehab Coordinator for eight years. Nicole is knowledgeable about PPS management, effectively managing insurance updates and serving as a strong interdisciplinary team leader. She graduated from Kent State University with an applied science degree and is licensed as a Physical Therapist Assistant, PTA.
Nicole is certified in “Delay the Disease” and has participated in this Parkinson's Disease program for the last five years. She has experience providing rehabilitation to patients afflicted by Parkinson's and strokes, as well as patients with joint replacements and cardio-pulmonary compromise. Born and raised in Cleveland, Nicole lives with her husband, Leo, three sons, Cooper, Colton and Carter, and their dog, Jax. The family enjoys watching and playing sports, and cheering on their home teams.
“I feel this was the right choice to come here for rehab, instead of going home directly after surgery. I wouldn’t have received the same level of physical therapy at home. They helped me to be ready to be at home on my own.”