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STAFF

Robert Keck Robert Keck, M.S.P.T./Owner

Robert, originally from the Bronx, NY opened his clinic in Hendersonville, NC in July of 2003. Prior to opening his own clinic, Robert worked in a skilled nursing rehabilitation facility as the Physical Therapy Director. He has worked in many outpatient clinics and sub-acute facilities in South Florida. Robert graduated from Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida with a Physical Therapy Assistant degree, Barry University of Miami, Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Nova Southeastern University with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy. He is member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and a member of the Independent Practicing Therapy Association (IPPT). Robert is married with four children and enjoys golf, hiking, working out as well as spending time with his family. Robert’s passion is developing relationships with his patients.


Jasmine Hutchins
PT Assistant

Jasmine Hutchins

Jasmine is a physical therapist assistant graduate from South College in Asheville, NC Magna Cum Laude in 2008. Since then, she has practiced in different outpatient as well as inpatient facilities. Jasmine is certified in lymphedema therapy. She explains clearly to each patient what to expect in order to regain movement and manage pain, as well as achieving the best results both within the clinic and at home. Jasmine is a native of this area and enjoys any sort of outdoor activity including fishing, hiking and hunting. Jasmine’s passion is her family and love of learning.

Josh McDevitt
PT Assistant
Josh McDevitt

Josh is a physical therapy assistant graduate from South College in Asheville, NC in 2018. He has completed his training in multiple settings and came to our facility in August of 2019. He is a former football player for Emory and Henry College in Virginia and still enjoys watching his team play. Josh has a way of making others feel comfortable with his polite and pleasing ways. Josh is a native of the Asheville area and enjoys hunting, fishing and going on hikes with his family dog, Achilles. Josh’s passion is leading the youth choir at his church, playing his guitar and spending time with his family.

Will Mathis
Physical Therapy Tech and Fitness Coach

Will Mathis

Will brings knowledge of strength and conditioning to the clinic, working alongside each patient on machines explaining the proper use of equipment and exercise routines. He supports our team as well as welcoming our patients to the clinic. He demonstrates confidence in his work allowing patients to feel comfortable and at ease. Will won the WNC Best of 2018 award for Fitness Coach. If Will is not working in the clinic, he is found in the gym achieving his passion for remaining physically fit.

Carlos Vega
PT Assistant
Carlos Vega

Carlos is a PTA graduate from South College of Asheville. He has a wide range of experience working with children and adults of all ages while working as a CNA for 7 years. Carlos participated in many athletic activities including soccer, track and field, cross country and swimming, and is currently playing soccer in area recreational leagues. Carlos has a strong background in athletics and has a welcoming smile to our patients. Carlos has a 6 year old daughter and is her soccer coach through the YMCA. Carlos' passion is spending time with his daughter and playing soccer on any open field.

Tina Penland
Office Manager/LMBT,BCTMB (NC#7485)

Tina Penland

Tina joined Keck Physical Therapy in 2003 and currently maintains the billing and accounting functions. Tina is a 2007 graduate from Southwestern Community College in Sylva, NC and is a Licensed and Massage Body work Therapist (LMBT) and Board Certified with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Body work (BCTMB). Tina maintains her own business, Full Circle Massage Therapy, working with other massage therapists to provide a variety of massage modalities. Her passion is working with clients to improve their quality of life through massage therapy. Visit her site at www.fullcirclemt.com for more information.

Linda Keck
Office Coordinator/Owner
Linda Keck

Linda, originally from NJ is Robert’s wife and is found at the front desk. Linda has an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Bloomsburg University in PA and a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from Nova Southeastern University of Fort Lauderdale, FL. She had taught for a number of years in NJ, FL, and NC. Linda now enjoys working at Keck Physical Therapy welcoming patients and assisting within the clinic. She loves spending time with their family playing board games and cooking for the holidays. Linda’s passion is organization and putting items back in place.

Dixie, Clinic Dog Dixie Keck

Dixie is a Boston Terrier born and raised here in Hendersonville. She enjoys greeting patients who are entering the clinic bringing calmness and joy. She loves treats and truly enjoys walking within the clinic visiting with patients. Dixie can be found in a patient’s lap, sitting in the waiting room, hopping on a treatment table, running after her toy, or taking a nap in her bed. Dixie’s passion is bringing a smile to many faces.