Belen Vala_Haynes - Vancouver Physical Therapy

Belen Vala-Haynes, PT, DPT

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

Belen has experience in outpatient physical therapy working with patients of all ages and activity levels and all types of musculoskeletal injuries. She is well versed in sports and orthopedic injuries, chronic pain, chronic disease management, functional rehabilitation, and optimizing athletic performance.

Philosophy:

Her treatment philosophy focuses on developing individualized treatment plans, with an emphasis on manual therapy, to provide each patient with a healing touch to maximize their outcomes.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts: Kinesiology from St. Mary’s College of CA in 2006
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Pacific University in 2010
  • Kaiser Mentorship in Advanced Orthopedic Manual Therapy 2011
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2013
  • Certified in Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM)

When not in the clinic, you may find Belen hiking or mountain biking in the Gorge, surfing at the Oregon Coast, running in Forest Park, or trying out local foodie destinations with her husband, Tony.