Keith Poorbaugh, PT, ScD, OCS, CSCS, CMTPT, FAAOMPT
Physical Therapist, Owner, Northern Edge Physical Therapy, Wasilla, Alaska
Keith Poorbaugh is a clinical expert, educator and author. His professional credentials include physical therapist licensed in Alaska (PT), Clinical Science Doctorate (ScD), Fellow of American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT), Board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) and Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT).
His professional career spans over two decades in orthopedics, pelvic health, vestibular, clinical education, performance/strength and conditioning. His passion is rooted in healing pain naturally with a deep understanding of the movement system and pain related conditions.
He has been a course developer and instructor of manual therapy and motor control to teach health care providers evidence-based approaches to examine and treat pain-related conditions.
Keith is the owner of Northern Edge Physical Therapy, located in Wasilla, AK. He is the author of the recently released book, Healing Power of You: A Guide to Wellness and Healing.
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