Sean earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Eastern Washington University in 2015 and received the Department of Physical Therapy Faculty Merit Award. During his time as a research assistant, he focused on ergonomics and injury prevention. For his undergraduate studies, he attended Boise State University and graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science in 2012.
Sean is a Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) with the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT). He attained his Clinical Competency in Aquatic Physical Therapy through the Academy of Aquatic Physical Therapy, where he actively serves as its Director of Communications. Sean utilizes his training in Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) to emphasize purposeful movement and activity-specific training, which he complements with hands-on manual therapy. He does participate as a clinical instructor and loves having the opportunity to foster future clinicians of physical therapy. His clinical interests include running analysis, treating the injured runner, pre-op/post-op care, sports injuries, spine rehabilitation, and utilizing technology to facilitate/complement the rehabilitation process.
Sean was raised in Post Falls, ID and thoroughly enjoys what the Inland Northwest has to offer. Outside the clinic, you can find him working with local sports teams, running with his dogs, and adventuring with his wife and children.
“It is my philosophy that when an individual walks through the clinic door, they receive my utmost dedication and guidance in reaching their goals by facilitating a sense of self-efficacy and through the use of manual therapy, evidence based practice, and education.”