Meet Our Team

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Bradley Schwin, PT, DSc

Clinic Director | Physical Therapist
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
  • Certified Manual Physical Therapist

Brad graduated from Northwest Nazarene College Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy. He later graduated from the University of the Pacific with a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy. Upon graduation, Brad began work in outpatient orthopedics in the state of Washington, where he advanced to a clinical director position within his practice.

He then returned to his home state of Oregon and opened West Eugene Physical Therapy in 1996. He went on to open Gateway Physical Therapy in 1999. Brad’s specialties include orthopedic manual therapy, sports physical therapy, industrial rehabilitation, and custom foot orthotics. He also received recent certification through the APTA as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS).

Brad’s greatest joy is spending time with his wife Michele and their three boys; Caleb, Kyle, and Lucas. His hobbies include running, hunting, golfing, camping, and water-skiing.

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Carla "Janie" Horton, PT

Physical Therapist

Janie attended Washington State University for her Pre-Physical Therapy studies and completed her Physical Therapy training at Eastern Washington University in 1992, where she graduated with top honors.

Janie has worked in various settings, which include orthopedics, neurological disorders and rehabilitation, geriatrics, balance training, fall prevention, chronic disorders, back injury rehabilitation, and community education.

Janie’s leisure time is spent with her family, and she enjoys camping, traveling, beach combing, and enjoying the outdoors. Her favorite pastime is bass fishing.

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Emily Baughman, MPT

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

Emily earned a BA in Zoology from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters in Environmental Studies from the University of Oregon. She worked in mapping software for 5 years before attending Azusa Pacific University, where she graduated at the top of her class with a Master’s of Physical Therapy in 2000.

She became a Certified Orthopaedic Manual Therapist through the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) in 2007. She is active in helping the profession as a lab assistant for NAIOMT courses. She specializes in orthopedic manual therapy and has worked for Therapeutic Associates since 2000.

Emily has been married since 2001. She enjoys time with her family and friends, especially if it is hosting dinner parties or participating in outdoor activities, such as walking her standard poodle, skiing, hiking, wakeboarding, and wakesurfing.

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Jered Nelson, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Jered has spent most of his life in Ohio where he attended the University of Cincinnati for an undergraduate degree in health sciences and eventually pursued a doctorate of physical therapy from Cleveland State University which he graduated from in 2017.

Jered has always had a passion for the field of physical therapy, beginning his work experience as a PT tech some 6 years ago to advance his knowledge and understanding of orthopedics and how to translate that into patient care. He plans to continue advancing his knowledge and skills by completing an orthopedic residency as well as continuing education specific to needs of the patients he treats.

Outside of work, Jered considers himself an outdoor enthusiast. He moved to Oregon to pursue his desire to snowboard, surf, backpack, camp, climb, and get lost in the wilderness.

Aspen McHugh, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
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Debra Egan, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant
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Kelli Gates

Administrative Coordinator
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Cindy Knox

Receptionist
Marlee Smith - West Eugene

Marlee Smith

Physical Therapy Aide