Knox County Hospital District!

Your Hometown Healthcare Team

Physical Therapy

Dynamic Duo: Eric & Larressa Earthman  

Eric was born in San Antonio, TX in 1971.  He graduated from Amarillo High School in Amarillo, TX in 1989. And the graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, TX with a Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Therapy in 1995.

Laressa was born in Haskell and raised in Rule. She attended McMurry University and then transferred to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center to attend Physical Therapy school. 


The Earthmans married a couple of weeks after graduating from Texas Tech University. For the next several years, they enjoyed working as Physical Therapists from Amarillo to Houston, living in many different parts of Texas including Amarillo, Weimar, Bryan/College Station and Lubbock, with a 3-month travel adventure to work in Virginia, before settling down in the Knox City area where they have been a vital part of KCHD for the past 10 years. They alternate working in our Home Health and Hospital Physical Therapy Department.