Meet the Team-Physical Therapy

Dr. Gregory Redmond, Physical Therapist, Owner


Dr. Redmond a is passionate therapist in practice since 2001.  He is committed to taking care of our friends and neighbors throughout northern Louisiana.  He started his career at the VA Hospital serving the men and women of the military with whom he shared the honor of serving as a proud veteran of the United States Air Force during both Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Dr. Redmond's drive for helping others comes from his strong family values that pointed him in the direction of pursuing a career as a therapist.  Greg received  his Masters degree from University of Miami in Florida and later pursued his Doctor of Clinical Physical Therapy through Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia.

Dr. Redmond has an extensive background in Balance Rehabilitation and Vestibular Rehabilitation.  He has been a Wound Specialist for over 10 years and specialized in treatment of complex patients with a focus on the older population.

Dr. Redmond co-owns and operates Eberhardt Physical Therapy, Nutrition and Wellness with his wife Shelly.  These services address care for Physical and Occupational Therapy delivered at home or in the clinic
We still offer these services as part of what Eberhardt offers today.

Dr. Garrett Dinicola, Physical Therapist


Dr.  Dinicola is a native of south Louisiana where he grew up in the greater New Orleans area and later attended and graduated from Mandeville, LA  for high school where he was active on the football and track teams.  Dr. Dinicola attended LSU Baton Rouge receiving his B.S. in Kinesiology with a focus on human movement science graduating Summa Cum laude.

Dr. Dinicola attended LSU Health Sciences Shreveport receiving his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in May of 2019 and joined Eberhardt Physcial Therapy, Nutrition and Wellness Clinic to advance his career.  

Dr. Dinicola lives in Shreveport with his fiance Emily and his miniature Australian shepherd, Aikman.

Dr. Dinicola has a passion for exercise and helping others reach their best condition.  We are happy to have him on board and look forward to his growth on our team and helping our clients reach their goals.

Leah Schutza, PT Aide, Exercise Physiologist "Extrordinaire"


Leah has worked in the health, wellness and fitness  industry since 2005.  She has extensive certifications and degrees in Kinesiology and Community Health, as well as successfully completing a Strength and Conditioning Coach internship with the United States Olympic Committee in 2009. In 2012, she was invited to London to help Team USA prepare for the Olympic Games.  Leah also worked with the United States Air Force as an Exercise Physiologist keeping our military fit to fight.  Most recently, she has volunteered with the Special Olympics to help coach and prepare athletes for their competitions.  Her passion is to help people reach their potential in the category of better health, longevity and independence.


Tim Jones, Occupational Therapist


BIO - Coming Soon !

Meet the Team-Dietitian

Nutrition Services Available

Shelly's Full Services "Menu" ->(click here) 

Overview: Areas of Expertise Include:

  • Weight loss (adults and teens)
  • Family nutritional counseling
  • Meal Planning
  • Cardiovascular Disease (high cholesterol and high blood pressure)
  • Diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal disorders (IBS, Chrons)
  • Food allergies and food allergy meal planning
  • Sports nutrition
  • Pregnancy nutrition
  • Picky eaters
  • Cooking classes and meal prep
  • Grocery shopping tours

Shelly Redmond, Registered Dietitian, Co-Owner


About Shelly Marie Redmond, founder Skinny Louisiana

While girls her age were playing with dolls, Shelly was busy in the family garden, raising rabbits, and yes, peeling lots and lots of crawfish.  Having won her first cooking contest at the age of 12, Shelly Marie Redmond, MS, RD, LDN, lives for the kitchen. She believes she was given the gift of cooking by her 2 grandmothers – Edna and Louise. Edna (her father’s mother) was a true Cajun, tough yet loveable, who trolled shrimp, and had a house that smelled of gumbo, white beans and rice, and oyster dressing. Bath and Body Works could have easily made a candle called ‘Gumbo’ from Edna’s house. Louise (her mother’s mother whom Shelly bares a striking resemblance), while an amazing cook, was more of a baker, known for the best fudge and cake in Houma, Louisiana. Her candle would have simply been called ‘Divinity Fudge.’

It was natural Shelly ‘majored’ in food, and she did just that! Graduated from both Nicholls State University and Louisiana Tech University, Shelly is a registered dietitian, TV personality, and the author of ‘Eat Well and Be Fabulous: A Guide for the Modern Day Woman.‘ She is a partner in Eberhardt Physical Therapy in Shreveport, LA where she currently counsels patients on meal planning, weight loss, diabetes, family nutrition, and wellness. Shelly can currently be seen bi-monthly as the ‘Healthy Eating Expert’ on KTAL News 6, an NBC Affiliate Station. You may think she prepares boring, tasteless snacks and vegetable trays on her segment, think again. With topics such as Tailgating Finds, a ‘Frozen’ Party, and ‘Ugly Christmas Sweater Party Treats,’ Shelly combines fun and tasty foods all with a ‘skinny’ twist.

She has completed countless interviews for ABC, CBS, and NBC affiliate stations on nutrition and lifestyle information. In addition to television interviews, Shelly has been seen in print, including SB Magazine, Cosmopolitan Magazine,, Today’s Diet and Nutrition Magazine, Shreveport Times, The Forum News, and City Lights Magazine.

You will find her embracing her Cajun roots in her kitchen while preparing simple and tasteful Louisiana style dishes in her kitchen, for her ‘Yankee’ husband, daughter, son, and 2 cats, Gizmo and Theodore Roosevelt.

Meet the Team-Massage Therapy

Richard Watson, Massage Therapist


Richard has been with Eberhardt since 2000.  He graduated from BPCC and LSU-S.  Recieved his Massage Therapy License after attending Blue Cliff College in 1998.  

Richard is married with 3 adult-children and has been a long time  resident of Bossier City.  Richard is active in his church family and loves to perform in his Barbershop Quartet.  Ask him to sing for you, you will be amazed !

Massage Therapy Services Available:

Click Here for Detailed Info -> Massage Details 

You may call the clinic at 318-222-7442 to arrange for your private massage appointment.
Swedish Massage: 70$ / hour session. 40$ / half-hour session.
Deep Tissue Massage:(Specific Area focus) 90$ / hour session. 45$ / half-hour session.
Sports Massage: 70$ / hour session. 40$ / half-hour session.
Pre-Natal Massage: 70$ / hour session. 40$ / half-hour session.

Seasonal and Regular Packages Available:

  • Purchase 6 sessions and get 7th one FREE or get 3-month gym membership for FREE
  • Purchase 3 sessions and get 1/2 price off 4th massage or  1 month gym membership for FREE 

Samuel Steadman, Massage Therapist



Sam has been a licensed massage therapist since 2008.  He is currently pursuing a degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant.  Sam was raised in the heartland of Louisiana and at home within the agricultural communities, an avid outdoorsman, he is always ready to spend time using his healing hands on people and horses.

Client Services Team

Client Services Available:

Call (318) - 222 - 7442


Fax (318) - 424 - 4751

Erika Monarch Knight - Office Manager


Erika has been with Eberhardt since 2003.  She has steadily gotten to know just about every patient we have ever seen and can tell you alot about where we have come from.    She graduated from Southwood HS, Went to college at LA Tech and LSU-S.  She can answer all your questions regarding insurance benefits and claims. 

Erika has 3 fur babies (and Samuel) which she loves dearly.  She is happy to take care of you, give her a call today.

Sarah Ward - Client Services Representative


Sarah Ward has been with Eberhardt Physical Therapy as the Client Services Representative since July of 2014. She is originally from Charlotte North Carolina. Sarah graduated from High School in Leesville Louisiana in 2000. Not too long after graduation she moved to Germany where she lived for 2 years. During her stay in Europe she visited many beautiful castles and countries. Sarah has been a resident of Bossier City Louisiana since 2002. She enjoys spending time with her two beautiful daughters and husband. As well as reading, gaming and spending time with family and friends. 


Terry Eberhardt, PT, Ret

 Terry Eberhardt is the previous owner and founder of Eberhardt Physical Therapy and Wellness, Inc in 1988. Terry has a long and distinguished career in the Shreveport-Bossier area serving the rehabilitative needs of patients and their families faithfully.  Mr. Eberhardt has retired from Eberhardt Physical Therapy.