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Backpack Safety
The back to school season is upon us! For most students that means lugging around a backpack. Backpacks can be great tools for carrying books and supplies but can cause soreness or injuries if used improperly. Here are some key components of proper backpack use: 1. Proper Fit Backpacks should be no wider than the...
Physical Therapist, Courtney Hanks
Introducing our new therapist, Courtney Hanks!
Introducing our new therapist, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Courtney Hanks! Courtney received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from George Fox University. During her time there, Courtney was able to travel to Uganda on a medical service trip where she was able to work with children with disabilities. This is where she truly fell in love...
We congratulate Ken Scoggin!
We are excited to announce and congratulate Ken for passing his Orthopedic Specialties Exam! Ken is now designated by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties as a "Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist." This is a very big deal in the world of Physical Therapy since less than 3% of the current treating physical therapists are...