About: Tom Lorren, PT, CEAS is the Director of Rehabilitation Services for PrimeCare which includes multiple practices in East Texas including the Centre Of Rehabilitation Excellence (CORE) in Longview. Tom is an entrepreneur and has started numerous successful businesses besides CORE including other free standing PT/OT clinics, onsite industrial PT clinics, occupational medicine clinics and free standing personal training facilities. Licensed in California, Texas and Louisiana, Tom is formerly the Director of Rehabilitation for the Texas Back Institute. He was an instructor at Loma Linda University’s School of Physical Therapy and the previous Director of Education and Training for Loredan Biomedical. Tom has traveled and lectured internationally and is a sought after speaker and noted expert in back and spine treatment as well as industrial rehabilitation. He is a contributing author in numerous books and journals with emphasis on testing and treatment of the lumbar spine. His primary focus at this time is on community health and wellness. Tom is a member of the APTA since 1979 and is actively involved in Texas Workman’s Compensation issues as well as local community boards and committees. He is married to Linda and has three daughters.