Commitment To Excellence – The STARS Difference

Saint Alphonsus Rehabilitation Services (STARS) is committed to excellence in rehabilitation. Our STARS team provides comprehensive rehabilitation services in Idaho and Oregon. STARS has dedicated and compassionate staff averaging 15 years’ clinical experience and a collaborative teamwork environment. Our experts in physical, occupational, speech therapy and chiropractic care have advanced training and certifications to offer the highest level of expertise with a genuine personal touch. Patients benefit from one-on-one sessions specifically tailored to their unique rehabilitation needs. Our goal is to get our patients back to life, work and activities they enjoy as quickly as possible.

  • Awards and Accreditations
  • Outcomes-Driven Clinical Excellence
  • Advanced Training and Certifications

Awards and Accreditations

Best-in-Class® – Employee Engagement

Best in Class STARS is proud to be recognized as Best-in-Class® for Employee Engagement by the Avatar Solutions Employee Survey.

Best-in-Class® – Overall Job Satisfaction

Best-In-Class_Seal_PatientSTARS is proud to be recognized as Best-in-Class® for Overall Job Satisfaction by the Avatar Solutions Employee Survey.

Outcomes-Driven Clinical Excellence – FOTO

STARS is committed to evidence-based care that results in the highest clinical outcomes and value for our patients. As a patient, this means you can expect excellent results in the shortest amount of time. STARS orthopedic service line participates in Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes (FOTO®). FOTO is considered the premier outcomes measurement and scoring company for outpatient orthopedic therapy services throughout the nation. STARS FOTO outcomes exceed national benchmarks in all FOTO categories including:

  • Higher level of functional improvement during course of care
  • Fewer actual number of visits to achieve quality outcomes/goals
  • Greater amount of functional improvement per visit
  • Fewer calendar days from initial to final visit

At STARS, we participate in The Joint Commission surveys. The Jojointcommissionint Commission is an organization that develops the highest standards for quality and safety in the delivery of health care. STARS is committed to upholding the Commission’s high performance standards, which we use to guide how we administer care and continuously improve performance.

Advanced Training and Certifications

At Saint Alphonsus Rehabilitation Services (STARS), our highly experienced physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech therapists have advanced degrees and years of clinical training. Many of our providers also have additional training in specialized treatment techniques, as well as certifications in a wide range of therapy services as outlined below. When you visit STARS, you can be assured you are receiving the highest level of quality care possible. Request an appointment online or call Saint Alphonsus Rehabilitation Services at (208) 367-STAR (7827) to schedule an appointment at any of our 14 convenient Treasure Valley locations, including Boise, Meridian, Eagle, Nampa, Idaho, Ontario Oregon and Baker City Oregon.


Specialized Treatments:

  • Manual Therapy
  • ASTYM® Treatment
  • McKenzie Method (Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy)
  • Graston® Technique

Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT)
  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS)
  • Athletic Trainer Certification (ATC)
  • Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (Cert. MDT)
  • Ola Grimsby Institute (Physical and Manual Therapy Fellowship Training)


Specialized Treatments:

  • Chiropractic
  • Manual Therapy
  • McKenzie Method
  • Graston® Technique
  • ASTYM® Treatment
  • Restorative Spine Class

Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • STOTT PILATES®-trained instructor (for spine class)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Athletic Trainer Certification (ATC)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Personalized Trainer (NSCA-CPT)
  • Sports Massage Certified
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
  • Kinesio Taping®


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist (CEAS)
  • Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialist (CWCS)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Aquatic Therapeutic Exercise Certification – Aquatic Therapy & Rehab Institute (ATRIC)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Advanced Brain Injury Specialist (ABIS)
  • Neuro IFRAH

Specialized Treatments:

  • Neuro-Developmental Treatment
  • (NDT)VitalStim® Therapy System


Specialized Treatments:

  • VitalStim® Therapy System
  • Augmentative and Alternate Communication (AAC)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • APTA (American Physical Therapy Association™) Certification in Vestibular Competency

Advanced Certifications and Training:

  • Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (DRS)


Advanced Certifications and Training:

  •  Driver Rehabilitation Specialist (DRS)


Specialized Treatments:

  • Biofeedback