Brian received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Idaho State University, where he graduated with honors. He received his Bachelor’s degrees in Music and Chemistry from the University of Puget Sound, where he competed in intercollegiate rowing. He is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), certified in Augmented Soft Tissue Manipulation (The ASTYM™ System) and is working toward advanced certifications with the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT).
Brian’s treatment approach is customized for every patient, using a mixture of manual therapy, strength and conditioning exercises, and education to improve overall function. His areas of specialty include orthopedic injuries, cervical and lumbar musculoskeletal injuries, and post-surgical rehabilitation. He has a particular interest in treating sports-related injuries and Men’s Health disorders. His passion for teaching is readily observed during specialized bike fits, video gait analysis clinics and injury prevention workshops.
Brian can offer unique views on rehabilitation and patient education by drawing on his extensive background in guiding and instructing clients on mountaineering, rock climbing, and sea kayaking expeditions throughout North America. When not working you can expect he’ll be out taking advantage of the best of what Idaho has to offer for rock climbing, telemark skiing, mountain biking, and hiking.