Chad Overcash, CPO/L-TN, L-KY
ABC Prosthetist/Orthotist and Clinic Manager, Morristown
Chad Overcash serves as the Clinic Manager for Prosthetics & Orthotics for Southern Orthocare's Morristown office. He is an ABC Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist and completed his graduate studies in both prosthetics and orthotics at The Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago in 2012. Prior to joining Southern Orthocare, Chad served for 3 and a half years as the Clinic Manager for a Hanger clinic in Monroe, NC. He specializes in microprocessor technology and is passionate about working with his patients to maximize their mobility potential. Chad and his wife Tiffany are new to Morristown, and have 1 year-old son, Austin. He is looking forward to serving patients in the Lakeway region. In his spare time, Chad likes to play softball and spend time with his family.
Tom Fehl, CPO/L-TN
ABC Prosthetist/Orthotist and Clinic Manager, Athens
Tom Fehl serves as the Clinic Manager Southern Orthocare’s Athens office. He is an ABC Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist and graduated from New York University in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics. Prior to joining Southern Orthocare, Tom lived in Charlotte, North Carolina. He owned a multi office practice in nearby South Carolina for the last 20 years. He also worked in O&P practices in North Carolina and New Jersey for 10 years. Tom is passionate about his patients’ experience; making sure they have the absolute best outcome possible through both technology and service expertise. Tom and his wife Sheryl are new to Tennessee and have 4 grown children back in North Carolina. He is looking forward to serving patients in Athens, Sweetwater, Etowah, Decatur and other surrounding communities. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking and spending time outdoors.
Billy Love, BOCP, LP-KY
Prosthetist & Amputee Advocate
William "Billy" Love is a Prosthetist and Amputee Advocate with Southern Orthocare. As a bilateral amputee himself since the age of five, Billy understands first-hand what the patient with limb loss experiences. He is a peer support visitor with the Amputee Coalition of America and has over 40 years of experience with amputee patients. In 2012, Billy was certified by BOC as a Prosthetist, and secured a license in KY to practice prosthetics. He serves as the Clinical Prosthetist in our Middlesboro, KY office. In 1974 Billy walked on and played football at the University of Tennessee, where he obtained his BS degree in Biology. Billy loves to play bluegrass music, specifically the stand-up bass. He has also served the community as Chief Deputy Coroner. Billy brings joy and hope everywhere he goes! His philosophy is, "Ain't nothing gonna come up today that me and the Lord can't handle."
David Walker, BOCO, CPed, LPed-TN
Orthotist and Pedorthist
David joined Southern Orthocare in 2009 and is an ABC Certified and TN Licensed Pedorthist as well as a KY Licensed Orthotist. David entered the O&P field in 1969 after serving in the military. He first secured a job in Burlington, Vermont fabricating back braces. In 1978 he moved to Tennessee and joined an O&P practice where he spent several years practicing as an Orthotist. He attended Northwestern University where he received his Certification as a Pedorthist. David also received some Orthotic training NYU and in 1994 was certified as an Orthotist by BOC. In addition to a full load of patients at Southern Orthocare, David recently opened a shoe repair shop, "Walker Shoe Repair" in Kingsport, TN. He enjoys playing the drums, fly fishing, and being with his church family.
Linda Johnson, CPed/L-TN
Pedorthist, Lab Manager & Safety Officer
Linda serves in many roles at Southern Orthocare. She is an ABC Certified Pedorthist and provides care to hundreds of diabetic patients in the region who need diabetic shoes and custom inserts. Secondly, as Lab Manager Linda is responsible for overseeing the general flow in the lab including shipping, receiving, returns, inventory, and the fabrication of custom pedorthic inserts which are made using automated state-of-the-art carving technology. Finally, she serves as the Safety Officer. Linda has an Associate of Applied Science degree with an emphasis in Computer Networking from Walter State Community College. She enjoys photography, cross-stitching, reading, and collecting thimbles. Linda is a cancer survivor. Since battling the disease, she looks at life in a totally different way. She feels blessed to be part of a team where she can help others daily.