Tia, a native Arizonian, completed her B.S. in Family Studies and Human Development at the University of Arizona. While attending U of A, she worked as an athletic training technician with Arizona Athletics for 2.5 years, providing medical support and game day prep for multiple sports including football and track and field. She earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona. While in graduate school, Tia had the opportunity to provide physical therapy services to rural communities in Guatemala for a week, two consecutive years. She held various leadership roles and participated in multiple community service opportunities earning her the Award for Outstanding Community Service at Midwestern. Tia’s clinical interests include pelvic health, orthopedic rehabilitation, and sports medicine.
In Tia’s free time, you will find her wandering a bookstore, drinking coffee or exploring various hiking trails and scenic views with her camera in hand. Though she lives in Eugene, Tia’s heart will still belong to the Arizona Wildcats and all Arizona sports teams.