ASHLEY PALACIO

PHYSICAL THERAPIST

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Ashley earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the University of Montana.  She also graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry from Fort Lewis College.  While earning her DPT, Ashley had the opportunity to participate in continuing education courses in pulmonary function and neurological rehab.  She also had the opportunity to learn about canine rehab during her clinical experience.  Ashley’s areas of professional interest for continuing education include cardiopulmonary rehab, neurological rehab, general orthopedics, and manual therapy.  Ashley plans to continue to further her clinical skills by attending continuing education courses and by applying evidence based practice.  Ashley has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2013.

Ashley enjoys spending time with friends and family, and relishing all of the beautiful scenery that the Bitterroot Valley has to offer.  She loves being outdoors, biking, snowboarding, taking her dog paddle boarding, running, and hiking.

Education & Board Certifications

  • Fort Lewis College: Bachelor of Science in Cellular and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry

  • University of Montana: Doctorate in Physical Therapy, DPT

  • NAIOMT Board Certified Manual Therapist, CMPT

  • Board Certified Cardiopulmonary Specialist, CCS

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association, APTA

Specialty Areas

  • Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy

    • COPD​

    • Post Covid Diagnosis

    • Vertigo / BPPV

  • General Orthopedics

  • Post Operative Care

Hobbies & Personal Interests

  • Biking

  • Snowboarding

  • Paddle boarding

  • Running

  • Hiking

  • Spending time with family and friends

Get in Touch

406-375-0980

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