Amy Temes Clifton - OMG - Southtowne

Amy Temes Clifton, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
  • Certification in Orthopedic Manual Therapy
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists

Amy is a native Eugenean (Eugene, OR). She received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Montana in Missoula in 2007 and completed her undergraduate degree in Biology and Spanish from the University of Puget Sound. She works as a physical therapist for Therapeutic Associates Physical Therapy at Southtowne Oregon Medical Group clinic and with their Education department as a Key Mentor for the Therapeutic Associates Orthopedic Residency program.

Amy completed her orthopedic residency in 2009, and then received her Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification in 2010. She further specialized as a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT) in 2012 and completed her Fellowship through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapy in 2018. She enjoys working in orthopedics, spine and sports rehab, as well as vestibular and balance rehab.

Amy has been an avid cyclist for the last 10 years. She has her advanced certification in BIKEFIT and enjoys working with cyclists of all levels to improve bike fit, posture/ergonomics, and efficiency. In addition to working as a physical therapist, she loves spending time with her husband and children most. Her favorite hobbies include running, swimming, cycling, downhill and  cross-country skiing, and reports that she is most creative when baking.

 

Articles written by Amy Temes Clifton

Healthy Snacks
Back to School: Activity and Healthy Snack Guidelines

Going back to school means getting back to a routine including making time to pack lunches and snacks and scheduling time for being active.