Brooke Moore- Therapeutic Associates Central Point Physical Therapy

Brooke Moore, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Brooke grew up in New Hampshire and studied Biological Science at the University of Vermont. She continued her education at the University of Vermont, receiving her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2019. While in school she participated in a PD push back exercise class for older adults with Parkinson’s to work on strengthening and balance. She is passionate about fall prevention screenings and education to help older adults feel safe in their homes and community.

Brooke has experience with manual therapy, focusing on treatments for the spine. She traveled to New Zealand to take an advanced manual therapy course focusing on mobilization and manipulation of the spine. She plans on pursuing an orthopedic manual specialty to further fuel her passion for these skills. She also has experience working with pre/post- op patients for joint replacements, ACL/meniscus repairs, and rotator cuff repairs.

She spent some time in Loveland Colorado and enjoys traveling and exploring. She was drawn to the Pacific Northwest by the mountains, outdoor activities, and friendly hospitality. During her free time, she enjoys playing with her two cats, mountain biking, trail running, hiking, and camping.

Blog Posts written by Brooke Moore

How long should I use ice packs after breaking ankle?

After an injury, ice can be helpful for the first week during the inflammation phase to help with pain and swelling. Icing can continue beyond the first week as needed to help with pain management. It’s not clear that icing beyond the first week or so after an injury will have a significant impact with swelling.