Daniel A Ryba, PT

Meet the Physical Therapist

Daniel Ryba is an Illinois licensed Physical Therapist. He received his physical therapy degree from University of Illinois at Chicago, graduating in 1994. He has practiced outpatient physical therapy for more than 20 years. His specialty is orthopedic and sports injury rehab. He has extensive training and experience in manual physical therapy treatment.


He was a clinical instructor for Midwestern University Physical Therapy students from 1996-2002. In 2002 he opened Frankfort Physical Therapy where he is owner, manager, and physical therapist treating patients full time. In 2003 he began a clinical work-study program with local high schools, introducing physical therapy. This program has been inspirational, guiding students yearly to physical therapy and other healthcare related studies. In March 2009 he opened Manteno Physical Therapy.


Dan is a Father of three children. He is happily married to Lorie, his high school sweetheart. Lorie is the office manager and both have worked together daily since the inception of the first practice in 2002. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports with his children, running, weight training, and swimming.


He is a member of the Illinois and American Physical Therapy Association since 1994.  He is also member of the Academy of Orthopedic Physical Therapy.

Treatment Philosophy

Thorough Examination

Daniel uses information that you tell him about your condition and the results of your physical examination to diagnose the true cause of your pain.

Personalized Treatment Plan

Both you and your condition are unique.  Daniel develops his treatment plan to address your specific needs.

Patient Education

Daniel makes it a priority to educate you about your condition so that you can efficiently rehabilitate your injury.