EAST VALLEY SPINE AND SPORTS

about-pic-petkusMaegan Petkus, DPT

Maegan graduated in 2009 with her bachelors of Exercise Sport Science from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Maegan received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy through the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences in Rochester, Minnesota in May of 2009. 

Maegan believes in utilizing the integrated approach to the treatment, rehabilitation, and prevention of injuries developed by the Postural Restoration Institute. Maegan has an interest in treating a variety of ages and conditions, and enjoys the variety that outpatient orthopedics has to offer.

 

about-pic-hurtKim Hurt, DPT

Kim graduated with her BS from University Nevada Las Vegas in Sports Injury Management and Kinesiology in 2007, and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University Nevada Las Vegas in 2010.  Kim co-authored a research study that was published in JOSPT 2011 entitled, "The Effects of Lumbar Manipulation on Transversus Abdominis Thickness in Asymptomatic Individuals."

Kim's emphasis on treatment utilizes principles from Postural Restoration Institute and functional restorative exercise, and she is working toward her manual therapy certification through IAOM-US. Kim is certified in ASTYM, and uses a variety of other manual techniques for soft tissue work.

 

 

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