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Meet the Staff

Dr. John Rounds, PT opened Pierre Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation in August of 2020. He graduated from The University of South Dakota in 2010 with a major in Psychology and then in 2013 with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. He has been providing Physical Therapy services in Central South Dakota since he graduated in 2013. 

Dr. Chesney Hofer, PT (Nagel) is from Springfield, SD and currently lives in Onida, SD with her husband, Lewis, and their dog, Duke. She attended Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, SD for her undergraduate school where she majored in Athletic Training and played basketball. In May of 2021, Chesney graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from The University of South Dakota. Chesney is a certified LSVT BIG provider. LSVT BIG in a one-on-one treatment for people with Parkinson’s disease and other neurological conditions that focuses on BIG movements in order to help with walking, balance, and activities of daily living (such as writing, dressing, or getting up from a chair).

Tya Alexander, PTA graduated from Lake Area Tech with her certification as a Physical Therapy assistant in 2018. She had been working in Belle Fourche for 3 years, but joined our team in March of 2022 as her and her husband wanted to move closer to home.