Doctor of Physical Therapy
- National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified
- Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS)
Zach received his Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Utah. He is also orthopedic physical therapy residency trained from A.T. Still University and is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. His practice focuses on various musculoskeletal conditions of the neck, thoracic and lumbar spine, SI joint, hips, knees, foot/ankle, shoulder, and elbow/forearm. Though he treats multiple patient populations, he is particularly interested in treating weight lifters and high school and college athletes of all kinds, including football, basketball, volleyball, soccer, track, etc. He also enjoys treating general weekend warriors with shoulder and knee pain. With a background in personal training combined with physical therapy, he is equipped to help people transition from pain to performance and meet their lifelong fitness and activity goals.
Zach helps people improve their pain and function using a hands-on approach to teach correct techniques and the best exercises for their condition. He helps modify movement mechanics, enabling them to continue their sport/activity as much as possible while rehabilitating from injury. He’s also trained to use manual therapy techniques, including dry needling, joint mobilizations/manipulations, kinesio taping, soft tissue mobilization, and Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM). During his free time, Zach enjoys competing in Spartan races, running, lifting weights, watching movies and football, and spending time with his family!