our mission and values
Our mission is to create relationships in a compassionate environment that fosters the health and wellbeing of patients, each other and our community. We aim to provide a personalized and holistic care approach that accelerates healing and pain relief, while promoting overall wellness. We collaborate with like-minded partners and support local businesses – and together, we get our patients “Back 2 Normal”.
Promote health & wellness through education & service
Encourage, believe & inspire
Respect, teamwork & commitment
Achieve, grow & thrive
Peace, balance & love
a team with heart
We bring you a team of professionals that are at the top of their fields. We obtain the highest level of training and continuing education to stay current with trends in research, to provide the exceptional care that our patients deserve. We are invested in being your health and performance advocates, to help you achieve your goals.
a unique approach
Whole body approach that gets results
Our primary goal is to detect the true cause of injury and pain, and offer quick and easy solutions that produce results. Unlike most physical therapy practices, we are committed to providing extensive one-on-one care, catering to each individual’s particular needs. We evaluate the whole person, while focusing on the area of injury, to achieve the ultimate goal of total body wellness. We deliver and excel in an approach that promotes healing, expedites recovery, maximizes performance, and accelerates pain relief.
A team with heart, commitment and expertise
Our area of expertise is physical therapy, performance enhancement and wellness. Our team of professionals are at the top of their profession. We obtain the highest level of training, and continue education to stay current with trends in research, in order to provide the exceptional care that our patients deserve. We are invested in being your health and performance advocates to help you achieve your goals.
Personalized care, convenience and service
We aim to provide a personalized, caring, holistic environment that offers private and individualize treatment with a strong commitment to excellence. We are dedicated to superior customer service and bring a team of experts under the same roof to offer convenience and continuity of care from rehabilitation to daily and sports performance.
Cutting edge treatments that empower the body to heal
We want to empower your body to heal by using the latest treatments and technologies. We promote a self-care approach and offer treatments and products that you can take home and use daily to speed recovery, prevent recurrence and enhance overall wellbeing. Back 2 Normal also offers many health, wellness, fitness and nutritional products to help you achieve optimal health and performance.
cutting edge therapy and technology
We want to empower your body to heal by using the most advanced therapies and products; several of which you can take home to help speed your recovery, accelerate pain relief and enhance your overall wellbeing.
is a treatment using skilled application of instruments to initiate a regenerative process that encourages the reabsorption of scar tissue and the regeneration of damaged soft tissues.
uses photon energy that stimulates damaged cells and increases circulation to produce a cascade of healing responses in the body, improving cell function, reducing inflammation and eliminating pain.
uses is a scientifically-proven Human Performance Technology (HPT) that naturally stimulates neuroreceptors in your body to reduce pain, improve reaction time, increase energy, strength, range of motion and balance.
our community connection
At Back 2 Normal, we believe in giving back to the community, and we are proud to have a strong presence in St Petersburg. We foster meaningful relationships with our partners and encourage supporting local businesses to help promote health and wellbeing for patients, each other, and our community. Owner & Operator, Lisa Chase works closely with the Deputy Mayor and city officials, St Pete Chamber, Greenhouse, and St Pete Run Fest to provide a wealth of information and resources to the community.
Creating long-lasting relationships in a compassionate environment that fosters the health and wellbeing of all of our clients.
“Because of Lisa, I’m sure many injuries were prevented and those that did happen saw a quick recovery time. Her technique of using a holistic approach and addressing the body as a whole…”
– SERENA WILLIAMS
Professional Tennis Champion
“In Lisa’s nearly nine years on the WTA Tour I have been constantly impressed by dedication to her craft, compassion and strong desire to achieve excellence. Her caring nature and willingness…”
-BILLIE JEAN KING
Professional Tennis Champion and Legend
“I played professional tennis and worked with Lisa Chase for about a decade on the WTA Tour. I won 4 Grand Slam titles (2 singles, 1 doubles & 1 mixed doubles) and achieved…”
Professional Tennis Player
“I am a 20 year veteran on the WTA Tour still competing at the highest level, one of the reason I have been able to maintain that level is due to the incredible physiotherapy…”
Professional Tennis Player
“I just wanted to say thank you for all of the help you guys gave me. Between you and Kerry, I don’t think I could have had any better of treatment and I’m so thankful for all…”
Competitive Tennis Player
“I have had the pleasure and honor to know Lisa Chase through my affiliation with Tennis Champion Serena Williams, serving for the last two years as her performance…”
Executive Director, The Fitness Principle with Mackie Shilstone, East Jefferson General Hospital, Metairie, Louisiana, 7006
“Lisa Chase is by far the BEST physical therapist that I have had the privilege to work with. She has an eclectic array of skills that she utilizes creativity to provide care to her patients many…”
MD, Preferred Provider Toronto Blue Jays, Medical Director Clearwater Women’s Tennis Open
“I have known Lisa Chase as a physical therapist for the past fifteen years. She was originally hired as a spine therapist for the St. Vincent’s Sports Medicine Program…”
-STANTON L. LONGENECKER
MD Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, St. Vincent’s Medical Center Jacksonville, Florida
“I have known Lisa as a friend and a mentor for many years. I have been humbled to learn from her vast and latest knowledge of the spine as it has been invaluable to me as a doctor…”
MSPT, DPT, CSCS
“Lisa Chase is a fantastic physical therapist. In my 15 years as a medical director for a WTA Tour Event, I had the opportunity to work regularly with Lisa – her abilities as a physical therapist…”
-MARC R. SAFRAN
MD, Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Associate Director, Sports Medicine, Team Physician, Stanford University
“Let me just say that I have never come across a more knowledgeable, dedicated, hard-working professional in the field of tennis medicine and in the medical profession…”
-ALBERT G. VOLK
M.D., FAAOS, Board Certified, Orthopaedic Surgery ABOS, Board Certified, Sports Medicine Subspecialty, ABOS, Medical Director (Orthopaedics) Sony Ericsson WTA Tour
“I worked with Lisa for several years as part of the medical team at The Wimbledon Tennis Championships. Lisa was fabulous to work with and is greatly missed by us all – doctors and…”
-PROF. MARK E. BATT
Consultant Sport & Exercise Medicine. Wimbledon Sports Medicine Physician
“Ms. Chase is one of those few professionals that understand what athletes need. For us is not simply treating the symptoms but finding the cause, preventing it from happening…”
7th degree Taekwondo Master
“I’m a professional tennis player from Russia, Moscow and I started when I was 7 years old. My family moved to USA 4 years ago. I found out about Back 2 Normal when I had…”
WTA and ITF Tennis Player
“I first found Back 2 Normal in 2011 while I was playing for Clearwater Chargers Soccer Academy. Lisa Chase and her team came out to my preseason to put us through a Y-balance…”
Soccer Player and Powerlifter
“Back 2 Normal has played a huge roll in my journey to being responsible. Not only have they helped to keep me injury free by improving my strength, but they have also helped me…”
Elite Runner, Bronze, Gold Medalist and All American
“My neck and shoulder pain was rather chronic in nature. To this day, I can’t quite understand how I got in such a mess. For three years I dealt with left scapular pain that seemed to…”