Christopher Andersen, MPT, OCS, CMPT | Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, Board Certified Manual Therapist
General Orthopedics, Post Operative Care, Running Clinic, Certified LSVT BIG (Parkinson's), Vertigo / BPPV, Foot/Ankle/Orthotics, Trigger Point Dry Needling, Manual Therapy
Chris earned his Master’s of Physical Therapy as a graduate of the University of South Dakota in Vermillion, South Dakota. Chris received his Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, Wyoming. Chris worked for 2 years at Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, Wyoming before joining the Hamilton Physical Therapy staff in April 2004. Although Chris has worked in acute care, the primary focus of his career has been orthopedics and most of his continuing education has been in this area. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Orthopedic Section. In March of 2009 Chris received national recognition becoming board certified in Orthopedics by the American Physical Therapy Association.
Chris enjoys hunting and fly-fishing with his wife, Katelyn in his private time.
Awards & Recognition:
2018 Bitterroot's Best Physical Therapist
Why did you become a Physical Therapist?
I know the impact physical therapy has on my patients and I make their care a priority. My patients feel my hard work and dedication and voted me Bitterroot's Best Physical Therapist in 2018. I chose Physical Therapy as a profession because I enjoy working with people and believe that exercise is the best medicine.