Kristen is an Oregon native who attended Corban University in Salem, Oregon for her undergraduate degree and completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Pacific University in Hillsboro, Oregon. She, like many other physical therapists, discovered her interest for physical therapy while rehabbing a shoulder injury in college. She enjoys treating a wide population of patients, with a special interest in using manual therapy to treat orthopedic injuries. Kristen is passionate about getting people moving, active and back to doing things they want to be doing and is continuing her education through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy.
In her free time, Kristen loves living in Oregon and enjoys all the outdoor adventures it has to offer, especially hiking and trail running. She also enjoys Crossfit, drinking delicious coffee, reading and traveling to cool new places.