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Noah Burton ,
PTA, CSCS, PWR Certification
Associate of Applied Science
Physical Therapist Assistant
Bachelor of Art
Exercise Physiology
Washburn University, Topeka, KS

Originally from Kansas, Noah moved to Keller, Texas in 2004.  He grew up in a rural community in western Kansas, before pursuing his college education in Topeka, Kansas.  He received an associate and bachelor degree from Washburn University in 2002.  Prior to partnering with Steve and opening Core Rehab, Noah was a clinic manager for 6 years with a large, nationwide Physical Therapy provider.  Since graduating, Noah’s continuing education has been strongly dedicated towards orthopedics, manual therapy, and sports medicine.  In November of 2004 he became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.  He has completed a 6 month spine mentorship program in 2005, as well as being a Clinical Instructor for PTA students.  In 2009, Noah was recognized by the American Physical Therapy Association with Advanced Proficiency as a Physical Therapist Assistant specializing in orthopedics.  Noah is also a member of the Texas Physical Therapy Association, American Physical Therapy Association, and National Strength and Conditioning Association.  

When not caring for his patients, Noah enjoys spending time with his wife Jennifer, step daughter Addison, and son Ranger.  Other hobbies include weightlifting, running, mountain biking, golf and any fitness activity.  He has competed in 3 bodybuilding contests, winning his class in one of them, as well as competed in several local 5K’s and adventure races.  He also is an outdoorsman where he likes to hunt, fish, and camp.  

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Steve Biorn ,
DPT, CLT, CSCS, PWR Certification
Bachelors in Human Biology
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ
Doctorate of Physical Therapy
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ

After graduating summa cum laude in 2001 with his Doctorate in Physical Therapy, Steve moved to the central valley of California and ran two physical therapy clinics in Hanford and Corcoran CA for a small private practice. There he established athletic training programs at the local high schools, fitness testing and nutrition/exercise programs for firefighters, aquatic therapy, and lymphedema therapy programs. In 2007 he moved to Texas and managed a clinic in Grapevine for a large corporation until starting Core Rehab in 2009. Steve has done extensive continuing education in a variety of topics including strength and conditioning, sports therapy, manual therapy, taping technique, lymphedema, and Trigger Point Needling. He has been a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist since 2001 and a Certified Lymphedema Therapist since 2005. In 2013 Steve became certified to perform Trigger Point Needling.  He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, National Strength and Conditioning Association, and the National Lymphedema Network. Steve also served a service mission in India for two years prior to attending physical therapy school.

When not caring for his patients, Steve enjoys all sports especially basketball and playing with, teaching, and spending time with his wife Shea and their four kids.

Shanna Payne
Shanna Payne
Director of Billing

Shanna is not only the Director of Billing for our Core team, but also the glue that keeps us all together! Shanna is the first employee hired at Core and has grown the business alongside Steve and Noah. She is a mom of five, and "Nay Nay" to one grand baby with another on the way! Shanna loves Winstar, the Rodeo, and is the Dallas Cowboys #1 fan!

Ingrid Quintas
Keller Receptionist
Kristen Edwards
Kristen Edwards
Director of First Impressions Keller

When Kristen isn't welcoming patients with her gorgeous smile, she is at home enjoying her new hubby and fur babies! Kristen is a lover of all things food and is a Starbucks aficionado! Kristen leaves a trail of sparkle everywhere she goes and leaves a smile on the face of everyone in her path!

Ashlee Ford
Jana Tumer
Director of First Impressions Justin