HOMETOWN: La Crosse, WI
SPECIALTIES: Sports medicine, orthopedic pathologies; upper and lower extremity injuries, return to sport training
SPECIALTIES/FOCUS: Sports Medicine; rehabilitation of upper and lower extremity injuries, including the foot and ankle
PHYSICAL THERAPY DEGREE: Doctorate of Physical Therapy, University of Iowa Graduate Program in Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science
CERTIFICATION: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist – National Strength and Conditioning Association
MEMBERSHIPS: Minnesota and American Physical Therapy Associations, National Strength and Conditioning Association
BEST PART OF MY WORK: There are great rewards being a Physical Therapist, but I enjoy the development of personal PT relationships with my patients the most.
WHY I BECAME A PHYSICAL THERAPIST: I was exposed to the profession early in life due to my own athletic injuries. Even at a young age, I knew Physical Therapy was my calling. It seemed to be a career where my talents could best be expressed, offering me the opportunity to positively influence the lives of others.
HOW I SPEND MY FREE TIME: As a new father, I can’t seem to spend enough time with my daughter! My wife and I live a very active lifestyle and enjoy competing in various sports.