About Us

DeSoto Physical Therapy opened in January 2016 to serve the town of Stonewall, LA and surrounding areas. At DeSoto PT, we take pride in providing individualized, hands-on physical therapy based on the newest research. We are committed to getting you the best results in fewer visits! Stop by today, introduce yourself, and take a look around the clinic while we discuss any of your physical therapy needs. You don’t have to drive to Shreveport or Mansfield anymore to get back on your feet. You can receive high quality healthcare right here in Stonewall!

DeSoto PT opened in January 2016 by Doug James. Doug graduated from LSU Health Sciences Center in 2011 with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. He spent two years as a staff therapist at Willis-Knighton Medical Center in Shreveport working with some of the area’s most well respected orthopedic physicians. In 2013, he took a position as the Director of Rehab Services at Christus Coushatta Health Care Center where he helped turn the therapy program into a healthy and growing operation that can better serve the residents of that area.

Doug lives in Stonewall with his wife Sabrina and two girls, Addy and Baley.

“I am excited to bring a quality and needed service to the area that me and my family have chosen to make our home.” – Doug James, PT

Regina McPhearson is a 1996 graduate from North DeSoto high school. She also graduated from Northwestern State where she earned all American honors in track and field and currently holds the school record in the javelin. Regina earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine and has her Manual Therapy Certification. She specializes in the treatment of the spine and joint related impairments. Regina is also trained in Functional Dry Needling for the treatment of various muscular impairments.

Regina is married to Dale McPhearson and has three kids: Colton, Colbie, and Chloe.

“I’m proud to be back in the Stonewall area to help give back to the community that gave so much to me growing up.” – Regina McPhearson