Kale made physical therapy her life’s ambition more than 20 years ago. Since then, she has helped thousands of patients regain function, improve balance, and enjoy a healthier, pain-free lifestyle.
Kale holds an advanced Masters Degree in Physical Therapy from the Medical College of Virginia, now Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Before that, Kale earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the William Woods University for Women in Fulton, Missouri.
Kale is certified in Manual Lymph Drainage techniques form the Academy of Lymphatics. Kale trained directly under Joe Zuther, owner and founder of the academy. She also trained with Brian Mulligan from New Zealand in manual therapy techniques, and received specialized training in women’s health directly from Elizabeth Noble and Janet Hulme, two preeminent pioneers in the field.
Kale trained in the Roll for Control method for urinary incontinence, and has over 18 years experience in the field. Prior to opening Kale Dement Physical Therapy, Kale helped open RehabAccess for Decatur General, where she worked for over 15 yrs.