Our Team


Heather Forrest , Owner, OTR/L

Heather Forrest has provided therapy services in Wilkes County for the last 14 years in a variety of settings including outpatient orthopedics, acute hospital inpatient care, home health, aquatic therapy, pediatrics, and skilled nursing.

Heather graduated in 2005 as a Physical Therapist Assistant, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2008, and a Masters in Occupational Therapy in 2013. Heather believes that empowering her patients through education will provide the means for significant change and rehabilitation in one’s life. Heather has a strong interest in orthopedic manual therapy and pediatric rehabilitation. Heather is from West Jefferson, NC and relocated to Wilkesboro, NC in 2005.

Heather and her husband, Scott have two daughters. She enjoys fitness training, being outdoors, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.