Indian River Staff

Meet the Indian River Staff 




Tanya Ruddy, Physical Therapist, MPT, MTC Clinic Manger

Tanya graduated from the University of Michigan – Flint with her Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bachelor of Health Sciences, and Masters of Physical Therapy.  She has worked in an outpatient orthopedic setting since 1996.  Most recently, she was a senior therapist at a multidisciplinary spine care center where she worked for 5 years.  She recently completed her Manual Therapy Certification through the University of St. Augustine.  Tanya also has an interest in pediatrics and has taken several courses in this area since the birth of her twin daughters: Eva and Ella.  They enjoy spending time with family, traveling, and boating.

Sarah Howard


Sarah Howard, Physical Therapist Assistant

Sarah is from Indian River and worked as an aide in our Indian River clinic before moving to the Cheboygan location. She is a graduate of Central Michigan University with a degree in Physical Education and continued her studies at Macomb Community College where she received her degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant in 2013. Sarah enjoy the outdoors, playing sports and spending time with family and friends.


Jessica Beaubien, Physical Therapy Aide

Jessica is a native of Cheboygan and has earned her Associates Degree from North Central Michigan College. She brings a great level of enthusiasm to the team and provides great patient care. Jessica is an avid athlete with love for playing softball, basketball, and volleyball. In her spare time, she enjoys the great summers in northern Michigan boating, hiking, and camping while in the winters she enjoys snowboarding, snowmobiling, and ice fishing. Her love for dogs is showed through her three beautiful Siberian Huskys; Mufasa, Sarabi, and Simba.



Bobbi Odle Papenhagen, Front Desk Manager

Bobbi is originally from Waterford, Michigan and brings a bubbly smile to our front desk. She is dedicated to our patient needs and pays close attention to details. As a mother of 4, Bobbi is accustom to being busy. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, gardening, skiing and boating.




 Doni Arnshek, Patient Representative

Doni is originally from the Saginaw-Bay area and has always dreamed of living above the 45th parallel.  In 2011, she and her husband, Jim, moved to Indian River and never looked back.  Doni's true passion is taking care of people and listening to their life stories.  During her free time, she enjoys golfing, hunting, gardening and spending time outdoors!



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Home office Petoskey West Clinic
Phone (231) 347-9300        Email
Petoskey East (231) 348-7950
Harbor Springs (231) 348-7002
Charlevoix (231) 547-0380
Boyne City (231) 459-4750
Indian River (231) 238-4880
Cheboygan (231) 627-7201

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Petoskey, Petoskey East & Boyne City

Our Petoskey clinic is located within the Bay Street Orthopedic building, 4048 Cedar Bluff Drive. 231-347-9300 [map]

Our Petoskey East clinic is located on the corner of Mitchell & Division, 345 N. Division 231-348-7950.[map]

Our Boyne City Clinic is located in the SOBO district, 210 S Lake Street 231-459-4750 map

Charlevoix & Cheboygan

Our Charlevoix clinic is located in the Kmart Plaza, at 06510 M-66, 231-547-0380 [map] 

Our Cheboygan clinic is located south of town, 9445 N Straits Hwy, 231-627-7201 [map]

Harbor Springs & Indian River

Our Harbor Springs clinic is located next the Harbor Springs airport, 8452 M-119 Harbor Plaza, 231-348-7002. [map]                                        

Our Indian River clinic is right in the heart of downtown, 3805 South Straits Hwy, 231-238-4880. [map]