“The allure of physical therapy for me is enabling patients realize their full potential”
Betsy has worked in many settings from Division 1 athletics to hospital based outpatient physical therapy, each person’s potential may be different but she believes her job is to help them realize theirs.
Betsy started her career as an Athletic Trainer at both Oregon State University and the University of Washington after graduating from University of Arizona with a master’s degree in Athletic Training. She then completed her physical therapy schooling at the University of Washington.
Continuing education coursework has included MDT credentialing from the McKenzie Institute as well as a combination of manual therapy technique, functional strengthening and biomechanics course work. Betsy greatest area of experience and interest include foot/ankle, knee and shoulder biomechanics and treatment as well as post-operative rehabilitation.
Betsy and her husband, Jim, have 2 adult children. When she’s not at work Betsy enjoys playing golf, walking, hiking, reading. She is currently working on returning to running after a few injury setbacks, with the goal of completing her 2nd ½ marathon next fall.
Favorite movie: Can’t pick just one: Memento, Lion King, Moulon Rouge
Favorite Book: Little House on the Prairie
Favorite Sports moment: Watching my kids play soccer
When I’m not at work: Watching sports, playing golf with my husband
Best Advice I ever got: Treat others as you would like to be treated
Please call our office at (503) 615-5969 for information regarding your appointment, including cancellations and rescheduling.