- Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
Areas of Specialty Treatment: Orthopedics, Manual Therapy, Vestibular Care, Concussion Management, and Work Hardening.
Additional Information: Derek is originally from Rochester, NY and moved to Colorado Springs in 2017. He graduated with a B.S. in Biology from Marian University in Fond-du Lac, WI in 2011 and then a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Concordia University-Wisconsin in 2014. In 2018, he furthered his education and is now a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy (OCS). In 2021, Derek became a Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) through NAIOMT. He currently treats a variety of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions including, but not limited to post-operative care, joint pain/injury, low back pain, whiplash injuries, work hardening, vestibular conditions, and post-concussion syndrome.
Qualifications and experience
- Rehabilitation Therapy - Physical Therapy, Brain and Nervous System - Concussion Assessment
- Languages spoken
- Board Certification
Certification Agency Specialty Year ABPTS Orthopedics 2018
- Clinical interest for patients
Vestibular, Concussion, Work Hardening.
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