Bakersfield Sports Medicine & Rehabilitative Therapy

Committed to helping you achieve the highest quality of life possible.

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About Us

Bakersfield Sports Medicine and Rehabilitative Therapy is commonly known as BSMART PT. This is well said as we truly believe that this is the SMART choice when choosing physical therapy to address any and all of your musculo-skeletal needs.

 

  • Joint Pain
  • Muscle and ligament sprains
  • Post surgical rehab
  • General wellness and fitness maintenance
  • Sports Specific Training

 

Services

A few of the many different services we offer.

Joint Pain

Muscle Pain

Post-Surgical Rehab

Gait/Ambulation Training

Fall Prevention

Sports Training

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Neurological Disorders

Stroke, Parkinson's disease

Traumatic Brain Injury

Some Pediatrics

Our Physical Therapists

BSMART has four outstanding physical therapists, two at each location.

Anthony Frehner

DPT
Southwest Clinic

Darin Siebert

DPT
Northwest Clinic

Cory Frehner

DPT
Northwest Clinic

Adam Ricks

DPT
Southwest Clinic
Anthony Frehner

Anthony (Tony) received his Bachelor's degree in History from Brigham Young University (BYU) in 1996, and his Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California (USC) in 1999. He was certified as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association in 2000, and as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist in 2002. He has been a co-owner of BSMART since ints inception in 2000. He is fluent in Spanish, and enjoys opportunities he has to expand his vocabulary as he works with his Spanish-speaking patients. He and his wife, Angela, are the parents of four children, whom he has loved raising in Bakersfield. His hobbies include baseball and American history.

Darin Siebert

Darin Siebert served in the United States Navy from 1988 to 1994. He received his Bachelor's degree in Pre-Physical Therapy from San Diego State University (SDSU) in 1996, and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California (USC) in 1999. He was certified as a Certified Strength and Condtiiong Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association in 2000, and as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist in 2002. He has been a co-owner of BSMART since its inception in 2000. He is an avid lover of cats and coffee.

Cory Frehner

Cory Frehner received his Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) in 1999, his Masters of Physical Therapy degree from UNLV in 2001, and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from UNLV in 2007. He became interested in physical therapy after a baseball injury in high school. Cory ahs been working in an outpatient orthopedic setting for over 15 years adn has been co-owner of BSMART since 2009. He has been married to his wife, Katie, since 1995, and has three children (Peyton, Emma, and Kevin). Cory enjoys running, working out, playing softball, and watching the Dodgers.

Adam Ricks

Adam Ricks received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from Brigham Young University (BYU) in 2010, and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from California State University of Long Beach (CSULB) in 2015. He chose to become a physical therapist to help people better understand how their bodies work and what tehy can do to optimize their funiction and obtain a better quality of life. He has experience working in orthopedic and neurological settings. He has been married to his wife, Mindy, since 2008, and has three children (Sadie, Hailey, and Aiden). His main hobby is spending time with his family. Additionally, he enjoys running, swimming, surfing, reading, and working as a physical therapist.

Testimonials

Testimonials from a few of the many patients over the years.

Meet our Staff

Meet the wonderful people that bring life to BSMART Physical Therapy.

  • All
  • Front Office Staff
  • PT Aides

Ann Nicoletti

Receptionist

Shelby Perkins

Front Office Staff

Kelley Helms

Front Office Staff

Alyssa Young

Front Office Staff / PT Aide

Charmaine Abasta

PT Aide

Eryka Zambrano

PT Aide

Jacob Arambula

PT Aide

Frequently Asked Questions

Do we offer Occupational Therapy (OT) ?

We do not employ any occupational therapy at our clinics. However, the term "OT" is often used as a term for "hand therapy." We commonly see patients for hand/ wrist rehabilitation at both of our clinics. Please call and ask one of our therapists if you have any additional questions.

What insurance do we accept?

We are providers for Medicare, Anthem/ Blue Cross, Blue Shield, United Healthcare, Cigna, Aetna, and many other PPO's. We are also providers for most workers compensation companies. We are not providers for any HMO's or Medicaid.

Do we offer Pediatric Services?

We do see children for certain orthopedic and neurologic conditions. Please call for more specific details pertaining to your needs.

Do I need a referral to attend therapy?

The State of California allows therapists to see pateints without a prescription or referral (direct access). However, your insurance company may require a prescription from your physician for P.T. to be a covered benefit. This can usually be clarified by calling your insurance company and asking them about your specific policy.

Do we do sports physicals?

No.

Can I pay for services in cash?

Yes, our standard rate is $75.00 per session.

Contact Us

Email all inquiries to bsmart@bsmartpt.org