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Meet Our Team

Sellwood Physical Therapy - Nick Wilkins

Nick Wilkins, PT, DPT

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

Nick Wilkins, Doctor of Physical Therapy, received his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of California, Riverside. While attending UCR, he competed on the golf team under scholarship. The team won 2 Div. I Big West titles. His senior year he earned national recognition as an All American Scholar.

He continued on to pursue his Doctorate in Physical Therapy, graduating with top honors of his class with the Alumni Scholarship Achievement Award from Loma Linda University in 2010. For the next 2 years, he worked as a Caddie and PT for a professional golfer on the PGA Tour, helping contribute to 3 victories.

Nick then moved to the great Pacific Northwest where he was offered the privilege to work under Fellow Tim Brinker at Therapeutic Associates in Hillsboro. During this time, Nick completed his Manual Therapy Specialty and Residency in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy training, successfully earning his manual therapy certification (CMPT) with the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy in 2015, and became a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) in 2017.

As the director of Sellwood Physical Therapy, Nick strives to translate his personal relationship with sports and hard earned knowledge in manual therapy into a tailored experience for each patient. He has a particular passion in educating patients about the cause of their symptoms and utilizing manual therapy techniques unique to each patient’s needs to help them achieve their health goals.

Living and working in the Sellwood neighborhood allows him and his wife to enjoy the small town feel. Outside of work, Nick enjoys playing on a recreational hockey team and golfing the beautiful Oregon links.


Katrina Wilkins, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Katrina Wilkins has been working in the Orthopedic Physical Therapy setting for the past 7 years, having graduated from Loma Linda University in 2010. She has had the privilege to work with a range of clients: from firefighters, police officers and U.S. Veterans, to high school and college athletes, weekend warriors and those who just want to get back to their normal day-to-day activity.

She has been a runner all her life and prides herself on being a biomechanical expert, translating her knowledge of how the body functions into tailored exercise programs for her patients. Katrina also utilizes manual therapy techniques and education unique to each patient’s needs. She is a certified yoga teacher and has completed rehabilitative Stott Pilates courses as well as studying under NAIOMT (The North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy) for more advancement.

Outside of work, she trains for half and full marathons as well as triathlons, and more importantly she enjoys spending time with her loving husband, exploring everything the PNW has to offer!

Amanda Jerkins - Sellwood Physical Therapy

Amanda Jerkins, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Amanda Jerkins received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in 2018. She has worked with diverse patient populations, with increased focus on orthopedic and neurological care. This has encouraged the development of a strong passion for both orthopedic and neurological specialties and she is excited to provide well-rounded care that addresses each of these areas.

Prior to attending graduate school, she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in exercise and sports science from Oregon State University in 2012. Upon graduating from OSU, she worked in a variety of medical settings that included physical therapy, surgery, dementia care, and oncology. Her time in these settings, in conjunction with physical therapy school, taught her the importance of meeting an individual patient’s needs based on their unique situation. She strives to provide patient care that is unique and specific to each individual, regardless of their condition.

Her hobbies include playing soccer, trying new foods, sinking into a good book, and spending time with her husband.