Clayton received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015. He has a Bachelor Degree of Psychology earned from the University of Washington. He spent the start of his career working at Therapeutic Associates Madison Park clinic in Seattle before moving to the Spokane and the Liberty Lake Clinic. In 2018 Clayton joined the team at Therapeutic Associates Advantage Physical Therapy – South Hill as their clinic director.
The focus of Clayton’s Physical Therapy philosophy is to help athletes of all levels and ages to stay active. Providing manual therapy and the right tweaks to movement patterns can assist anyone from weekend warriors to high-level competitors get back to their sport of choice. Specific clinical interests and experiences include general sports/orthopaedics, treating the injured runner, and a 6-month clinical internship at the UPMC concussion/vestibular rehabilitation center.
Outside of the clinic Clayton is a sports enthusiast, both as a fan and competitor; biking, hiking, and running races from 5Ks to several marathons with his wife. Beyond athletics Clayton is an avid traveler and enjoys relaxing with family, friends, and his dog Bandit, preferably while cheering on the Huskies!