My Professional Journey as a Physical Therapist

collage of Sarah Borquist (Macomber) professional physical therapist, wife and dog lover

Physical therapy is one of the fastest-growing careers in the country. As Sarah Borquist celebrates her clinic’s 10-year anniversary, she reflects on her journey with Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy.

Happy Holidays from Therapeutic Associates

Team of physical therapists celebrate the holidays with festive sweaters.

We hope this year’s holiday season filled you up with the things that mean the most to you and energized you for a happy and healthy new year. In the spirit of sharing the fun, here’s a collection of photos from all the festivities at our clinics.

PT Spotlight – Getting to Know Devin Langaker

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Physical therapist and clinic director Devin Langaker spends much of his time outside of the clinic pursuing adventures in nature, a passion he looks forward to sharing with his two small children as they grow.

Clinic Spotlight — Shoreline

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No matter what brings a patient to physical therapy, the expert team at Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – Shoreline strives to ensure they provide the care and education needed for optimal recovery as well as the knowledge and skills to avoid re-injury. Clinic director Devin Langaker takes pride in providing personalized treatment for every patient.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Chris Glover

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Depending on the season you may Chris Glover skiing one of Central Oregon’s volcanos, biking one of the area’s road or trails, or hiking and camping with his family. As practice manager at Therapeutic Associates Sunriver Physical Therapy, Chris strives to ensure every patient’s PT journey is meaningful to them from start to finish.

Clinic Spotlight — Sunriver

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The physical therapy team at Therapeutic Associates Sunriver Physical Therapy strives to ensure every patient has an exceptional experience and achieves an optimal outcome. Practice Manager Chris Glover is dedicated to providing personalized care designed to get patients back to the things they love.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Laura Cooper

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As clinic director, Laura Cooper believes in providing creative, meaningful programs for every patient. Outside of the clinic, Laura finds joy in playful moments with her kids and husband, in movement and in the spaciousness of time when she doesn’t have to pay attention to the clock.

Clinic Spotlight — Athletic Club of Bend

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For more than 20 years, clinic director Laura Cooper and the team at Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – Athletic Club of Bend have provided the Central Oregon communities with personalized care designed to keep people moving and enjoying all the adventures the High Desert offers throughout the year.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Chelsie Vetter

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Chelsie Vetter, practice manager at Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – University Place, enjoys getting to know her patients and is dedicated to helping them improve their quality of life through her role as a PT. She strives to ensure every patient is empowered, by the end of their course of care, with the knowledge and tools they need to live a healthy, pain-free and active life doing all the things they love to do.

Clinic Spotlight — University Place

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At Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – University Place, PT and practice manager Chelsie Vetter and the clinic team enjoy getting to know their patients while striving to provide the best care possible. Together they work to support people of all ages and abilities, offering their expertise to ensure everyone can enjoy their lives to the fullest, doing what they love.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor, physical therapist and clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Richland Physical Therapy, is dedicated to her patients, always striving to meet their individual needs while having fun and getting to know them. An active adventurer, she embraces all the region has to offer, from hiking, horseback riding and biking to the world-class wineries and restaurants.

Clinic Spotlight — Richland

At Therapeutic Associates Richland Physical Therapy, clinic director Chris Taylor and the clinic team strive to empower patients with the education and tools they need to maintain healthy, pain-free movement long after they complete their course of care. The welcoming and friendly atmosphere is an ideal place for healing and recovery.

Clinic Spotlight — West Kennewick

For more than 25 years physical therapist and clinic director Ken Call has provided the West Kennewick community with personalized care designed to keep people moving and enjoying all the wonderful activities the Tri-Cities region offers. Here, the clinic team is dedicated to getting people back to the things they love.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Ken Call

After more than 25 years at Therapeutic Associates West Kennewick Physical Therapy, clinic director Ken Call remains committed to providing personalized, compassionate care to every patient. His belief in practicing what he preaches keeps Ken active and enjoying the local area with friends and family.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Kyle Stewart

Driven by his passion to help people, Kyle Stewart – physical therapist and clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Pasco Physical Therapy – prioritizes a personalized approach to patient care. Outside of the clinic, he treasures time with his family, sharing adventures throughout the Tri-Cities region.

Clinic Spotlight — Pasco 

The physical therapy team at Therapeutic Associates Pasco Physical Therapy values the opportunity to provide essential healthcare services to their local communities. Clinic director Kyle Stewart prioritizes a personalized, team approach to patient care, working to ensure every patient enjoys their recovery, even when it’s hard.

Clinic Spotlight — Wilsonville

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At Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – Wilsonville, clinic director Sarah Macomber strives to ensure every patient has an exceptional experience and optimal outcome. Here, the clinic team takes pride in providing personalized treatment, so patients feel better faster.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Sarah Borquist

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Sara Macomber, clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – Wilsonville, treasures the relationships she builds with her patients and wants each of them to consider her their PT for life. She loves the local area, its people, its coffee and its wine, and she does her best to slow down once in a while to enjoy it with her fiancé and their dogs.

Clinic Spotlight — Sherwood

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For more than 20 years the experts at Therapeutic Associates Sherwood Physical Therapy have dedicated themselves to providing collaborative, compassionate care for the whole family – from infants to great grandparents and everyone in between.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Anne Jeffery

Anne Jeffery, physical therapist and clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Sherwood Physical Therapy, is passionate about helping others improve their quality of life through her role as a PT. An avid outdoor enthusiast, she fills her days off with adventures with her family.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Patrick Bridge

As clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Newberg Physical Therapy, Patrick Bridge takes pride in providing a fun, supportive environment for patients on their pathway to healing. Fun rules outside the clinic doors, too, where he treasures time with his wife and their three children, whether it’s at the beach or in the backyard.

PT Spotlight — Getting to Know Jennifer Kearsley

Jennifer Kearsley, clinic director at Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy – St. Johns, values every opportunity to get to know her patients and to discover the underlying cause of their injury or disfunction. Beyond the clinic doors, this young mother stays busy taking in all the adventure life offers.