Physical Therapy

Southwest Healthcare Services outpatient physical therapy primary focus is to restore function and improve quality of life through care, skillful and personalized applications of physical therapy services for all ages. Our physical therapy team offers one-on-one physical therapy for individuals with conditions such as orthopedic, spine or sport injuries. With advanced hands-on physical therapy techniques, programs and equipment, Southwest Healthcare Service’s physical therapy promotes a fast recovery and full return to peak performance.

Business Hours Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm. Closed from 12pm to 1pm for lunch hour.

Phone: 701-523-7848

Fax: 701-523-4878

Physical Therapy can be used for:

  • Strengthening
  • Flexibility
  • Rehabilitation after surgery
  • Strengthening before surgery
  • Rehab of injury
  • Swollen, sore, or injured joints or muscles

Services Offered

  • Ultrasound
  • Electric Stimulation
  • Iontophoresis
  • Phonophoresis
  • Heat & Ice Modalities
  • Cervical Traction
  • Manual Therapy & Cupping Technique
  • Stretching & Strengthening
  • Custom Orthotics
  • Lymphedema Treatment
  • SASTM (Sound Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization)


Our Physical Therapy Team

Jennifer Jahner PT, DPT, was raised in Bowman and graduated from Bowman High School in 1999. She completed her undergraduate studies at Northern State University and SD School of Mines and Technology. In 2006, she graduated from Des Moines University with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She practiced at Avera St. Lukes in Aberdeen, S.D. for one year before moving home to open Jahner Pt & Fitness, Inc on Sept 4, 2007. She has been employed by Southwest Healthcare since 2012.  She enjoys treating a multitude of illnesses and injuries across the lifespan.  Dr. Jahner is married to Jonathan. They have four children, Paxton, Keira, Lawson, and Laken.

Darren Criswell DPT, CLT, grew up in Colstrip, MT and graduated from Colstrip High School in 2004. He attended the University of Montana for his undergraduate studies and earned a bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science in 2009. In 2012, he graduated from the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the University of Montana. Darren became a Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT) in 2013. Darren also has interests in sports medicine and orthopedics.  Darren has been practicing in Bowman with Southwest Healthcare Services since 2012.


Joanie Woodley is our Rehab receptionist and customer service representative. Joanie was raised in Bowman and graduated from Bowman High School. Joanie is married to Lane and they have four girls, Jada, Kara, Morgan, and Miah. She has been working for Southwest Healthcare Services since 2016.