Why Choose Axes?

Locally owned and operated by physical therapists in the St. Louis, MO, area, our highly experienced team understands that you have choices for your healthcare needs, including physical and occupational therapy. With that in mind, we are centered on getting you back doing the things you love. It’s about your recovery and your needs.

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A positive experience is just as important as our experience as clinicians. Get both here.

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Passion for helping others is at the center of why we exist as a company. It’s who we are.

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Put your trust in those that have led the physical therapy industry for more than 20 years.

How is Axes Physical Therapy different?

We started this company to return to the core of why we chose physical therapy as a profession. To improve the lives of our patients. To make the lives of our clients easier. To positively impact the lives of our employees and their families. This is our commitment to you.

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Patient Centered

Our patients’ recovery is our priority. We exist as a company to improve lives. It’s what we do.

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Client Centered

We have multiple customers besides our patients. We strive to deliver beyond their expectations.

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Employee Centered

Our product is our people. We recruit, hire and support the best and brightest in the industry.

Company Leadership

bill franzen axes
Partner, PT, MHSPT
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Partner, MS, PT
Derrick Wolk at Axes Physical Therapy in St. Louis, MO - serving the Farmington, MO area
Partner, Clinic Director, MPT, CMPT
Best of the best John Teepe, MPT at Axes Physical Therapy (Owner - Hazelwood) in the greater St. Louis, Missouri area.
Partner, MPT
ernie goddard axes
Partner, PT
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Partner, DPT, CMPT, TPS, MBA

We're here to get you there

What’s your there? Running a marathon? Earning a living? Playing with your kids?

Who is Axes?

As a service business, our product is our people. Whether it’s the smile when greeting a patient or the congratulatory fist bump between colleagues on a job well done, this is what matters most to us: connection and relationship between people in a world where these qualities are often forgotten.