PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, NCPT
John is an expert in the management of spinal dysfunctions and orthopedic problems of the extremities. “My 36 years of experience treating patients with musculoskeletal problems has taught me that listening to the patient’s concerns is one of the key elements to providing a successful outcome,” explains John. “I listen actively, so that I understand the problem from the patient’s perspective. Then, using my advanced training and their input, I can accurately assess the extent of the injury and what needs to be done to correct it.”
Haley was born and raised in the Northern California area in El Dorado Hills, CA. From her early athletic experiences, she knew she wanted to help others through physical therapy as others had helped her. This passion continued to grow in her athletic and educational pursuits at University of California, San Diego where she played basketball. Having obtained her doctorte degree from Regis University, she also has plans in the future to pursue further training in orthopedic and pelvic health physical specializations.
After earning a Master of Physical Therapy degree, Lori completed training in the Norwegian approach to manual therapy in 2003. Since then, she has continued her training in this approach, attending yearly classes. She has also continued coursework in evidence-based treatments for the shoulder, knee and vestibular rehabilitation, and has completed a Pilates teacher certification with an emphasis on rehabilitation.
Hannah graduated from the University of Louisville in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science while playing Division I softball and in 2018 from South College with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She completed the Evidence in Motion Orthopedic Residency in 2019 in Kent, Washington and became a board certified orthopedic clinical specialist in 2020. Hannah also completed the Kaiser Permanente Orthopaedic Manual Therapy Fellowship Program in 2021 and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists. Hannah recently joined the Kaiser Permanente Graduate Education Program with the Residency program after completing her fellowship and will also be performing adjunct faculty work for South College and Hawaii Pacific University DPT programs. Hannah is originally from Seattle, Washington and outside of work, Hannah enjoys rock climbing, trail running and swimming in the Yuba River.
Sophia is originally from Minnesota, but has lived in California for 13 years and counting. She attended UCSF for her physical therapy education with a special interest in both orthopedic and pelvic floor rehab. Sophia loves anything outdoors: mountain biking, trail running with her dog, fly fishing, and climbing.
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Erin was born and raised in Grass Valley, CA. She grew up playing volleyball and softball when she went through physical therapy herself and gained an interest in the field. She has always had a passion for helping others and serving her community. Erin completed her undergraduate degree in Oregon at University of Portland where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology. She then completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Azusa Pacific University in LA. Erin has a special interest in orthopedic and neurological conditions and plans to pursue further education in both. She enjoys scuba diving, kayaking, running and travel.
Andrew spent four years in the United States Marine Corps before going back to school and graduated from Sacramento State University with a BS in Kinesiology. He is currently applying to physical therapy schools to complete his degree and become a physical therapist. In his free time Andrew enjoys cooking, reading, mountain and road cycling and spending time with his girlfriend and dog.
Marie enjoys making connections with the patients and loves being part of the process of creating a compassionate, fun, healing and empowering environment. She has completed a Pilates teacher certification with an emphasis on rehabilitation, teaches Pilates and has 20 years of practical health and wellness skills. She raised and home schooled 3 children, built a home and is a student and instructor at a local Martial Arts Center. She is passionate about learning, growing food, cooking, doing outdoor activities and spending time with her family.
Eli grew up in Nevada County and enjoys hiking, mountain biking, skiing, and almost anything outside. He graduated high school in 2020 and is starting classes at Sierra College this summer. His goal is to become a physical therapist. He enjoys working with people and watching them improve and get better.
Danielle's bio coming soon!