Joe has been with Advance Sports and Spine Therapy since October, 2015 and practices out of the Wilsonville and West Linn locations. He graduated from the Pacific University School of Physical Therapy in 2015 with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy, and graduated from Pacific University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science: Integrative Physiology. Since earning his doctorate, Joe has continued pursuing lifelong learning by completing the McKenzie Institute Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency Program and earned his Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT). He has also completed courses in running rehabilitation and performance. Additionally, Joe is currently studying for his Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification and has long-term plans to pursue fellowship training in orthopedic and manual physical therapy.
Joe is currently holds the following advanced post-graduate certifications:
- ASTYM: Certified Provider through Performance Dynamics
- MDT: Certification in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
Joe works with a wide range of patient populations utilizing the principles of MDT and functional exercise with a goal of facilitating optimal recovery and independent management with a primary interest in sports rehabilitation. In addition to clinical practice, Joe is involved at the state and national level of physical therapy leadership and governance as he is currently a Delegate to the State of Oregon and the American Physical Therapy Association’s House of Delegates. Joe also is adjunct faculty to the Pacific University School of Physical Therapy where he assists in teaching the Human Anatomy, Biomechanics, and Physical Agents and Mechanical Modalities content within the program.