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Meet Our Team

Shawn Dailey - Therapeutic Associates Lake Oswego Physical Therapy

Shawn Dailey, PT, DPT

Clinic Director | Physical Therapist
  • Certified Golf Fitness Instructor
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • Functional Movement Screen Certification
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment Certification

Shawn Dailey received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Montana and opened Therapeutic Associates L.O. Physical Therapy & Wellness in 2009. He has over a decade of experience in orthopedic sports physical therapy, injury prevention, the biomechanics of efficient athletic movement, and youth through elite athlete performance development. Shawn has worked with athletic organizations from local High Schools to professional and Olympic individuals/teams.

His passion lies in providing the highest quality rehabilitative care, injury prevention, long-term youth development, and research-validated athletic enhancement training. Therapeutic Associates L.O. Physical Therapy utilizes a multi-disciplinary team of professionals, including physical therapists, athletic trainers, massage therapists, Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine Practitioners, registered/licensed dietitian, strength and conditioning coaches, and personal trainers. As one of the most diverse teams in Portland and the Northwest, their mission is to provide quality rehabilitation, athletic performance enhancement, and life-long fitness.

Shawn is the community Physical Therapist to the Portland Trail Blazers as a part of the Blazers Health & Performance Team. He is also a Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Expert and Junior Coach. Shawn is one of only four PTs in the world who were part of the Nike SPARQ Performance Network and continues to work with the Nike Training Network and the Innovation Kitchen. He serves on Advisory Boards for the George Fox University Physical Therapy School and Stafford Hills Athletic Club.

Outside of time in the clinic, Shawn enjoys spending time with his wife KC, son Xander, daughter Shalane, and two golden retrievers. He enjoys sports, including basketball, golf, running, and outdoor sports like hiking, biking, and fly-fishing.

Degrees

  • Graduate: University of Montana, Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Certifications/Training

  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • American Fascial Distortion Model Association
  • Fascial Distortion Model (FDM) Certified
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) Certified
  • American Institute of Manual Physical Therapy (NIOMT)
  • Postural Restoration Institute (PRI)
  • Titleist Professional Institute (TPI) Certified Golf Fitness and Youth Coach
  • K-Vest 3D Golf Swing Analysis Certified
  • Functional Movement Screen (FMS) & Y-Balance Certified
  • Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM) Certified
  • Brainy Ex; Certified Brain Coach

Special Interests

  • Manual Therapy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Elite Athletic Wellness
  • Athlete Performance
  • Sports Injury Prevention
  • Long-Term Youth Development
  • Neuro-Rehab & Training
  • Concussion Management
  • Gait & Movement Analysis
Bren Schmidt - L.O. Physical Therapy

Bren Schmidt, PT, MPT

Physical Therapist

Bren is originally from Norman, Oklahoma, where he attended the University of Oklahoma (OU) for both his undergraduate degree and graduate degree of Masters of Physical Therapy. Bren grew up playing in competitive soccer leagues, running, hiking, going on backpacking trips, and attending Sooners football games. While attending OU, Bren was a rock climbing instructor during the school year and spent his summers as a backpacking guide in the Sangre de Cristos mountains in New Mexico. Bren has a great love for travel and took the opportunity to study abroad in Chile where during his free time he climbed numerous mountain ranges including parts of the Peruvian Andes and Northern Patagonia. Bren’s passion for sports/manual therapy grew during PT school where he worked with a range of athletes including the OU School of Performing Arts, the Oklahoma City Ballet, OU collegiate athletes and volunteered with the Special Olympics. Because of this love for the outdoors, upon graduation, Bren quickly found a position at a clinic in Bend, Oregon.

Since then he has held positions in multiple other parts of Oregon including Klamath Falls and Ashland, where he met his wife. Then nearly 6 years ago Bren moved to the Rocky Mountains where he briefly took a position at the Keystone Ski Resort as part of their Mountain Safety Team then worked in Fort Collins, CO in a PT clinic for the last 5 years treating a wide verity of patients and injuries. While in Colorado Bren enrolled the Manual Therapy Institute to pursue his Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist accreditation. Bren and his wife now love doing anything outdoors in the PNW, going to breweries and restaurants, playing with their dogs, running, SUP boarding, and traveling.

Bren now has 8+ years of PT experience providing evidence-based patient centered care utilizing a wide variety of techniques and skills that help restore function and movement to patients so they can return to their passions.

Degrees

  • Undergraduate: University of Oklahoma, Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science
  • Graduate: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Masters of Physical Therapy

Certifications/Training

  • Manual Therapy Institute: working towards Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (COMT)
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM) Certified
  • Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) levels A and B Certified
  • Mulligan Technique
  • Movement Impairment Syndromes
  • International Spine and Pain Institute: Mobilization of the Neural System

Special Interests

  • Orthopedic Manual Therapy
  • Movement Impairment Syndromes
  • Sport injury prevention
  • Running analysis and treatment
  • General Health and Wellness

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Cage the Elephant, Zac Brown Band, Michael Franti and Spearhead, tons more.

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
Watch: College Football Play: Soccer

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?
Anything smothered in Green Chile!

What is your Starbucks order?
Americano with dash of cinnamon powder on top.

Amalia Iwasaki - Therapeutic Associates Lake Oswego Physical Therapy

Amalia Iwasaki, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Amalia grew up in Lake Oswego and attended Lake Oswego High School. In 2016, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. After college she moved to Colorado, where she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Colorado in 2019. She is passionate about the benefits of movement for physical and mental wellbeing and enjoys partnering with patients to help them enjoy their favorite activities to the fullest.

Amalia grew up playing soccer and became a distance runner when she competed for the club cross country and track team at Cal Poly. While in physical therapy school, Amalia enjoyed volunteering as a physical therapy provider and Spanish interpreter at a student-run free clinic as well as exploring the Rocky Mountains trail running in the summer and skiing in the winter.

She is excited to be back home in Oregon and in her free time she enjoys cooking and eating with family and friends. When she’s not at work or at home, Amalia is enjoying the PNW outdoors by running, biking, hiking, or skiing.

Degrees

  • Undergraduate: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo; BS Kinesiology, Spanish minor

Certifications

  • Pursuing: Orthopedic Clinical Specialist

Special Interests

  • Manual therapy
  • Yoga
  • Running injury prevention and treatment
  • Treatment of persistent pain

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
The Lumineers, Passion Pit, Classic Rock

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
To watch: Basketball
To play: Soccer and Spikeball

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?
Pizza, ideally with ricotta cheese (and definitely without pineapple)

What is your Starbucks order?
Grande decaf Americano, although some days are green tea days

Kyle Newton

Physical Therapy Aide | Personal Trainer

Kyle Newton grew up in Manhattan Beach, California and landed in Portland via Austin, Texas. He attended Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, and is currently a student pursuing his PTA degree. He is passionate about sports and has experience playing football, rugby, basketball, baseball, soccer, and both indoor and beach volleyball. His hobbies include fly fishing, hiking, watching and playing sports, and spending time with friends and family. Hopefully he can instill this healthy love of sports to enthusiasts of all ages.

Certifications

  • KIEP
  • Brainy-ex
  • Pursuing: PTA degree + FMS certification

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Depends! If I’m working out, Rap. Strength Training or On to the next One. If I’m just relaxing, then Bad Company or Jason Aldean.

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
Favorite sport to watch, no doubt football. To play is doubles beach volleyball.

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life what would it be and why?
Pizza. I could eat pizza every day!

What is your Starbucks order?
Grande Mocha Frappuccino no Whip

Spencer Kaufman - Lake Oswego

Spencer Kaufman

Physical Therapy Aide | Personal Trainer

Spencer Kaufman was born and raised in Salem, Oregon. He has participated in many different sports and physical activities such as Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Baseball, Wrestling, Cross Country, Track (Javelin, Pole Vault, 3000M). He attended Oregon State University originally for engineering but after a year of school he joined the Army National Guard. After his training was done he came back to Oregon State and switched his major to Exercise and Sports Science with a pre-Physical therapy option.

After he changed his major he took a personal training preparation class through the university’s recreation facility and was asked to join their team. Soon after joining he took his ACE personal training exam and became a certified personal trainer in 2012. He started personal training and then started teaching group fitness classes, Sports Conditioning and Beaver Bootcamp which combined and became Oregon State’s Dam Fit small group training. Being passionate about physical therapy he took the Kinetic Integrated Exercise Professional (KIEP) course and was asked to be a trainer for them. Through the KIEP training he was able to work with many different populations of injuries and dysfunctions. After a few years he became the supervisor and was allowed to teach the KIEP certification class to other professionals.

In his off time he enjoys weightlifting, running, cycling, backpacking, skiing, snowboarding, hunting, fishing, mushroom hunting, kayaking and other activities depending on the season.

Degree:

  • Undergraduate: Oregon State University, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology

Certifications/Training:

  • Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) – 2017
  • ACE CPT – 2012
  • Kinetic Integrated Exercise Professional (KIEP) – 2013
  • AQx – 2014
  • ViPR Lv 1 – 2014
  • Modern Army Combative Lv 1 – 2010

Special Interests:

  • Athletic Development
  • Movement Dysfunctions
  • Strength Training
  • Wellness
  • Postural Deviations

Q&A:

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Heavy Metal

What is your favorite sport to watch? To Play?
Watch football, “Play” Snowboarding/Skiing

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life what would it be and why?
Burritos because there are many combinations including one for breakfast and dinner

What is your Starbucks order?
Something with caramel and caffeine

Stacy Parsons - Lake Oswego Physical Therapy

Stacy Parsons

Clinic Administrator

Stacy is a Portland native. She has always been passionate about health, fitness and wellness. Growing up, she played soccer and trained in ballet. She participated in soccer, track and cheerleading at Grant High School in NE Portland.

She went to college at University of Oregon and graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Public Relations. Stacy has always loved teaching and fitness so she became a Certified Personal Trainer in 2007 and has spent many years helping people achieve their functional goals. She has worked in the medical field since 2009 as a Rehab Assistant and Office Manager.

Stacy spends her free time working on house projects, gardening and enjoying the great outdoors with her husband and daughter.

Degrees

  • Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Public Relations

Certifications

  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • NASM Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • NASM Certified Sports Performance Specialist

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Anything I can dance to.

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
Love to watch college football and play soccer.

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?
Pizza. It is good at any meal and there are tons of variety.

What is your Starbucks order?
Tall Americano with a little cream

Teryan Lund

Administrative Coordinator

Teryan Lund grew up in Oregon City and just recently moved to Molalla, Oregon. When she was in middle school, she played several sports including softball, soccer, volleyball, events in track and field, and even participated in the dance team one year. Volleyball became her passion and whole life as she entered high school and she began coaching her freshman year of college. She still coaches club volleyball at North Pacific Juniors Volleyball Club in Salem and occasionally coaches high school volleyball.

In 2017, Teryan graduated from Willamette University where she studied Exercise Science and Biology. While going to school, she volunteered at the Providence Milwaukie Hospital and worked a total of three jobs. Since graduation, she has been coaching two volleyball teams in Salem and settling down into married life with her husband and two pups.

Outside of work, she loves spending time with friends and her husband playing board games or frequenting favorite restaurants around the Portland Metro area.

Degrees

  • Undergraduate: Willamette University, Bachelor of Arts in Exercise Science

Special Interests

  • Medical Advancements (primarily in pediatrics)
  • Coaching Volleyball
  • Coffee

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Papa Roach Radio

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
Volleyball!

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?
Macaroni and Cheese! I love mac and cheese so much. We always have at least one box in the house! I have always loved mac and cheese and don’t really have a good reason why.

What is your Starbucks order?
It varies from day to day, but you can never go wrong with a Grande iced caramel macchiato, stirred with extra caramel!

Meet Our Service Partners

Sasha Scamarone - L.O. Physical Therapy

Alexandra "Sasha" Scamarone

Licensed Acupuncturist* SANA INTEGRATIVE ACUPUNCTURE

Alexandra “Sasha” Scamarone is a board-certified acupuncturist licensed in the state of Oregon. Sasha spent her early days in North Carolina, where she ran cross-country and track in high school and later took up yoga, biking and salsa dancing. Physical activity has always brought her great joy and she is passionate about helping people regain and optimize their function and health with acupuncture and other Chinese medicine therapies.

Sasha completed a Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine at the National University of Natural Medicine in 2012, graduating with Honors in Research. She worked as a research assistant and coordinator at the Helfgott Research Institute, assisting with qualitative research design and analysis on the community acupuncture model and co-authoring two publications. In her clinical practice, she strives to integrate evidence-based acupuncture research with classical Chinese medicine therapies.

Sasha has six years of clinical experience and has treated patients in a variety of settings, including a one-year clinical rotation at the OHSU Richmond Family Medicine Clinic and a two-and-a-half-year post-graduate clinical internship, where she received mentorship from two senior acupuncturists from China. Sasha also worked at an integrative urgent care clinic focused on injury rehabilitation and at a primary care clinic, working alongside primary care providers. She is a strong proponent of an integrative approach to healthcare. She currently sees patients at Therapeutics Associates-Lake Oswego where she runs her own clinic while working collaboratively with TAI’s integrative physical therapy team.

Prior to becoming an acupuncturist, Sasha had an eight-year career in language education and taught in universities in Mexico, France and the United States, as well as at a local-area Waldorf high school. She is fluent in Spanish and French. Outside of work, you will find her spending time in nature, cooking or salsa dancing with her husband and son.

To learn more about Sasha’s acupuncture practice or to schedule an appointment, please visit her website.

Degrees

  • Undergraduate: University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, B.A. (Bachelor of Arts in Romance Languages, 1999)
  • Graduate: National University of Natural Medicine, MSOM (Master of Science in Oriental Medicine, 2012)

Certifications

  • Licensed Acupuncturist: Licensed with the Oregon Medical Board
  • Diplomate of Acupuncture: NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine)

Special Interests

  • Acute and chronic pain management
  • Injury rehab and sports injury prevention
  • Neurological disorders
  • Women’s health disorders
  • Digestive disorders

Q & A

What is your favorite Pandora Station?
Worldbeat Radio and African Radio.

What is your favorite Sport to watch? To Play?
I like to watch the World Cup soccer games. I enjoy practicing yoga, salsa dancing, and taking brisk nature walks.

If you could only eat one food or meal for the rest of your life, what would it be and why?
Tie between homemade Peruvian empanadas and ceviche.

What is your Starbucks order?
Short dark roast with light cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

* Sasha is an Independent Service Partner.

Eliza Werth-Davis, MA, LMT

Licensed Massage Therapist* SölBody Massage

Eliza grew up in Portland and is a graduate of Jesuit High School. She attended UCLA on a full scholarship for swimming & then attended the University of Hawaii, finishing out her swimming career and obtaining her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. Her most exciting personal sport achievement was attending the Olympic Training facility in Colorado Springs for a National Camp with the top 20 USA female swimmers when she was 16 years old & qualifying for the Olympic Trials.

She married her best friend and college love, Brenton, who played volleyball at the University of Hawaii and then played on the pro-circuit. His career allowed for travel to Europe, Hermosa Beach, & Las Vegas, where Eliza finished out her Master’s Degree in Counseling and practiced with Girls & Boys Town as an in-home therapist.

She now resides in Lake Oswego with her husband and 2 sons, Liam & River. She enjoys camping, traveling, spending time with her family, and an occasional glass of wine!

To schedule an appointment, contact Eliza:

503.927-1797
[email protected]

 

* Eliza is an Independent Service Partner.

Michelle Tegenkamp, MS, LD

Nutritional Specialist* Active Nutrition

Michelle received her B.S. degree in Dietetics and a B.S. degree in Kinesiology at Michigan State University. She then went on to complete her Master’s degree in Nutritional Science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her dietetic internship at the University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.

Before starting Active Nutrition LLC, Michelle’s graduate research focused on body composition and hydration measurements of collegiate-level athletes. Michelle presented lectures on sports nutrition for an introductory nutrition class and a high school cross country camp for several years. Upon completion of her degree, she interned with Athletes’ Performance, where amateur and professional athletes have individual nutrition plans developed based on body composition and performance goals.

As an athlete, Michelle competed in basketball, softball, volleyball, and track in high school and went on to compete in track and field and cross country at Michigan State University. There, she was a two-time All American, Big Ten Champion, three-time Academic All American, and in 2003 was awarded the George Alderton Female Athlete of the Year award. Michelle also represented Canada at 3 World Cross Country Championships.

Personally, Michelle enjoys staying active through running, cycling, swimming, and group exercise classes. She is married to 2008 US Olympian Matt Tegenkamp, who continues to compete in Track and Field. She enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with her friends, family, and 2 dogs, Bosch and Bailey.

* Michelle is an Independent Service Partner.