Robert T. Hicks, CEO


Robert T. Hicks graduated with a BBA from The College of William and Mary and is Founder & CEO of Rehab Excellence Center, which he founded in 2001. Rob handles all non-clinical aspects of the business activities, including all marketing, business development and operations management. Prior to opening Rehab Excellence Center, Rob spent 5 years with industry giant, HealthSouth, as a Director of Marketing and Business Development, in the South Jersey area. It was during this time where he began to strengthen area customer relationships and identify areas to improve the clinical parameters for the referring customer. This combination laid the blueprint for the Rehab Excellence Center start-up in 2001 and continues two decades later…

Rob has worked very closely with the orthopedic physician community and others in developing a very high level of clinical rapport between referring physician and Rehab Excellence Center staff. Likewise, Rob has also worked very diligently with area industry in developing a philosophy for Rehab Excellence Center as a top provider in the physical therapy treatment of work-related injuries. Combining REC’s strong clinical philosophy with a dedication to facilitating quality and close working relationships with like-minded teammates in medicine, industry and insurance has and continues to drive REC beyond the company’s 2nd decade.


Rob is Founder and Race Director for the Annual Stone Harbor Triathlon and related, Stone Harbor Triathlon Charities 501(c)(3) non-profit. The latter entity was created to provide annual college scholarships to area youth and collectively well over $100,000 has been funded to area charitable programs. Rob was a scholarship athlete at William and Mary and continues to stay very active today enjoying surfing, skiing, triathlon and other activities.