Chad Myers, CO/LO, (Certified and Licensed Orthotist),RTO (Registered Orthotic Technician), Owner
Chad started Eastern Shore Orthotics and Prosthetics in 2003. Chad has been working in the field of Orthotics for 21 years. He is the owner and our chief Orthotist. Chad became an avid Kentucky Wildcats fan after spending two years studying at the University of Kentucky. Chad started working in the O and P field as an orthotic technician and became a certified orthotic technician in 1993. In 1996, Chad became a Certified Orthotist and began fitting and making all types orthopedic bracing. Chad never lost his love of the hands-on artistry of making orthotic devises. Although he now employs his own orthotic and prosthetic technicians, he still personally makes the majority of all of the custom orthotics in our Fairhope office. Chad and his wife, Tina have a beautiful daughter who has brought a whole new meaning to their lives. Chad loves Kentucky basketball and is an avid outdoorsman.
Lisa Miller, CP/LP (Certified and Licensed Prosthetist), COF/M (Orthotic Fitter, and Mastectomy Fitter)
Lisa joined the ESOP team in 2008, bringing her femine touch to patient care and her 10 years of expericene working with inviduals of all ages and amputations of all levels. Lisa is a certified Prosthetist, Orthotic fitter, and Mastectomy fitter. She received a B.A. in Chemistry from Cedarville University. After working for several years as a prosthetic technician, she completed the post-graduate studies in prosthetics at Northwestern University Medical School. Lisa completed her residency in South Bend, IN where she continued to practice after becoming certified as a Prosthetist by the American Board for Certification. Lisa has since furthured her education to allow her to serve inviduals with orthotic and mastectomy needs. Lisa and her husband have a young family and enjoy running marathons and road biking.
Bryan A Leniz, COA (Certified Orthotic Assistant) Orthotic & Prosthetic Technician
Bryan has been working with ESOP for 5 years as a prosthetic and orthotic technician. Bryan’s skill at fabricating prosthetic and orthotic devices after 22 years of experience makes even some of the most difficult tasks appear easy! Whether it’s making a prosthetic leg, creating a custom shoe modification or making orthotic bracing, Bryan will put his heart and soul into making sure that the job is well done! Brian enjoys golfing, hunting, and fishing, but spends most of his free time with his wife and young son attending church and sporting events.
Teryn Shirley, Fairhope Office Administrator
Teryn started working at ESOP in the very early days of its existence in 2003. She has been a tremendous asset over the years getting the business started and keeping to running smoothly. Teryn has worked in billing in Orthotics and Prosthetics since 1996 which has allowed her to stay on top of all of the in’s and out’s of the insurance world! She loves being a mom and spending time with her kids.
Crystal Thompson, Mobile Office Administrator
Crystal has been working in the Mobile office of ESOP since 2007. In addition to her cheery nature and her bright smile, Crystal brings 20 years of experience in the medical field. Whether she’s checking insurance benefits, answering the telephone or any of the other tasks she performs, you can count on her to maintain a positive attitude. This makes Crystal a perfect addition to our staff! Crystal loves spending time with her husband, step-daughter, and her two pups Emma and Lewy.
Noelle Swisher, Orthotic Technician / Office Support
Noelle has been working at ESOP for 4 years. She coms to us from Shreveport, Louisiana where she has worked for a local O&P facility before making the move to South Alabama to begin working with us. She began her carer at ESOP wokring in the front office before making the move to orthotic technician. She does her best to help out any way she can whether she is answering phone, scheduling patients or in the back working on orthotic devices. Noelle is married and has a cat and two dogs. In her spare time she enjoys hosting crawfish boils for friends and family, hunting, water activities, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys.
Frank Deckert, Orthotic Technician
Frank has been working with ESOP for 1 year as an orthotic technician. He brings to our team 10 years of experience in fabrication. Frank and his father previously owned F2 Design & Frabrication out of Fort Walton Beach which specialized in lower extremity orthotics. In Frank’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, surfing, fishing, hunting, and woodworking. Frank thoroughly loves his job because he is able to make functional devices that help people in their everyday lives.