Bud has been a physical therapist since 1986. He started Chehalem Physical Therapy in 1996, in order to provide patients exceptional care without using a "cookie cutter approach" to treatment--each person is unique; their treatment should be too. Some of Bud's specialities include "mystery" back & neck pain, deep spine & sacral issues and rib dysfunctions.
Katie became a physical therapist in 2007. She is the only Certified Lymphedema Therapist in Yamhill County, and has helped treat many patients suffering from swelling disorders (lymphedema). Katie also specializes in runner's injuries & is a certified running coach through Road Runner's of America. She also has training in the McKenzie Therapy Method.
Angela earned her degree in physical therapy in 2014. After which she worked for PT On Call, gaining experience treating in numerous treatment facilities all over Oregon. Angela specializes in Abdominopelvic Rehabilitation, Incontinence, bowel disorders, pregnancy & post-partum care, as well as core strengthening. She treats both men & women.
Maria has been an Occupational Therapist since 1994. Maria is the only Certified Hand Therapist in Yamhill County. She specializes in conditions & injuries of the hand, wrist, elbow & arm. She is skilled in custom splinting, post-op & post-trauma care, and much more...
Joe is driven to help rehabilitate patients with sports injuries & post - surgical cases with manual therapy techniques ("hands-on"), including Graston Technique®, Myofascial Release Technique, joint mobilization & manipulation. He is skilled at treating overhead injuries (commonly seen in baseball, volleyball, javelin, etc) and helps athletes improve their performance level.
Physical Therapist, Certified with JTECH Medical - functional capacity testing
Dr. Paul Weaver's practice Dulcimer Osteopathic is operating on location at Chehalem Physical Therapy. His specialties include Sutherland style Cranial treatment & Osteopathic Manipulative Treatement (OMT). He uses hands-on techniques to treat the whole body by correcting tension & misalignment in order to help the body heal & relieve the cycle of pain.
I've been to many therapists over my career in Law Enforcement, but Joe Pratt in my first visit here who has taken more of a physical and active hands on role in my improvement than any therapist in my past.
In the short time I've been working with Joe he's helped me to achieve my current total of 116 degrees of bend. I'm 3.5 weeks out from a total knee revision...this is FANTASTIC. THANKS JOE, and thanks Chehalem PT.