Meet Our Team of Certified Treatment Providers


William H. Letsom, P.T.

Founder and President

Bill is a lifelong resident of Kenosha and Racine. He graduated from Carthage College with a Bachelor’s degree in physical education in 1975, and then from Northwestern University with a postgraduate degree in physical therapy in 1977. He is highly regarded in the community as a professional and compassionate physical therapist, believing that educating his patients about their various conditions and expected treatment outcomes is very important.

With over 35 years of being in practice, he regularly attends continuing education courses, staying updated on the latest treatment techniques. Bill’s specialties include orthopedics, muscular skeletal disorder, sports-related injuries, industrial rehab services, arthritic-related conditions, and spinal disorders. He is also recognized throughout the area for his long-standing community involvement, currently serving on the Kemper Center board of directors, and his athletic accomplishments as a professional baseball player.

Here are some of the services provided by Bill at Southport Rehab Associates:
  • Sports injuries
  • Outpatient orthopedic treatment
  • Fractures/sprains/strains
  • Post-surgical rehab
  • Rotator cuff Injuries
  • Joint replacement surgeries
  • Neurological rehab
  • Loss of balance or vertigo
  • Functional capacity evaluations/work conditioning/assessments
  • Neck and back pain
  • Foot and ankle disorders
  • All types of arthritis
  • Headaches/TMJ

Karen Milchuck


Karen is a lifelong Kenosha resident. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy in 1993. Karen has worked closely for many years with local physicians and specialists in Wisconsin and Illinois, treating patients with hand, elbow, and shoulder disorders. Recognized as a specialist in therapy for the upper extremity, Karen has been credentialed as a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) since 2000. She strives for clinical excellence by staying current in the most effective treatments. She does this by attending continuing educational courses by leaders in her field, such as Mayo Clinic and Indiana Hand seminars.

Here are some of the services provided by Karen at Southport Rehab Associates:
  • Carpel tunnel syndrome
  • Post-operative care
  • Fractures/sprains/strains
  • Tendon injuries
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Amputations/replantations
  • Neurological rehab
  • Complex upper extremity injuries
  • Functional capacity evaluations/work conditioning/assessments
  • Custom splinting for complex needs
  • Wound care/dressing changes/topical agents
  • Training in activities for daily living

Karen L. Tenuta


Karen is a lifelong resident of Kenosha. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin Parkside in 1985 and then from Chicago Medical School with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy in 1988. Her career spans 26 years at four different outpatient therapy centers. Karen specialties include orthopedics, muscular skeletal disorders, arthritic-related conditions, and neurological rehab. She has also been practicing for the last 11 years focusing on Balance and Wellness rehabilitation. She continues strive for clinical excellence by staying current on the most effective treatments and continuing-education courses.

Here are some of the services provided by Karen at T. at Southport Rehab Associates:
  • Balance Therapy & Vertigo Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Disorder Treatment
  • Outpatient Orthopedic Treatment
  • Neurological Rehabilitation
  • All Types of Arthritis Treatment
  • Neck & Back Pain Treatment