Iowa PT team

Relaxed. Friendly. Fun. We aim to make physical therapy a positive experience for all of our patients.  You can trust us to put you at ease, pay attention to your feelings and explain what we're doing and why.



Matt Margheim, MPT

Matt grew up in Rochelle, Illinois, and graduated from Wartburg College in 1988. He received his master’s degree in physical therapy from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1990. He started Iowa Physical Therapy in July of 2005.

He currently lives in Mount Vernon with his wife and two daughters.




Jeremy Elliott, PTA

Jeremy is a lifelong resident of Mount Vernon. He earned his bachelor of science degree from Iowa State University in 1994. Jeremy passed the National Athletic Trainers Association board exam in 1994 and physical therapist assistant exam in 2004.  He has been with Iowa Physical Therapy since its opening in 2005.  

Jeremy has been serving as the athletic trainer for the Mount Vernon Community School District for the past 20 years and is heading into his 13th season as the head varsity baseball coach for MVHS.  He resides in Mount Vernon with his wife, Carrie, and four children.



Ann Brase, PT, MPT, MA

Ann received her bachelor of arts degree from Cornell College, master of arts degree from the University of Iowa and masters in physical therapy from St. Ambrose University.  She has nearly 20 years of experience in the physical therapy field, with the last ten years at Iowa Physical Therapy.  Ann spends time in both the Mount Vernon and Monticello clinics and very much enjoys being able to work in a small town environment.  

She currently lives in Mount Vernon with her husband, Brent, and their four children.



Stephanie Meier, PT, DPT

Stephanie Meier grew up in Mount. Vernon, Iowa. She received her bachelors degree from Iowa State University in 2004 and her doctorate of physical therapy from the University of Iowa in 2006.  She has been practicing for eight years, all at Iowa Physical Therapy, in both the Mount Vernon and Monticello clinics.

She resides in Marion with her husband and three daughters.




Dana Weber, PTA, LMT

Dana Weber has been a physical therapist assistant for Iowa Physical Therapy since 2005. She graduated from Anamosa High School in 1996 and received her associate degree in applied science from Kirkwood Community College in 2000. Dana is a licensed massage therapist, graduating from Carlson College of Massage Therapy in 2013. She is the owner of Body Logic Massage Therapy in Monticello, Iowa. 

Dana lives in Monticello with her three children. 




Katie Glenn, Office Manager

Katie grew up in Solon, Iowa, and attended Solon High School.  She received her CNA from Kirkwood Community College in 1994.  Katie has been working in the business office for Iowa Physical Therapy since 2006 and is currently the office manager for the Mount Vernon and Monticello clinics.  


Friendly staff. Seemed like family. And they know their stuff!
— Jean L.