CHRIS ANDERSEN

PHYSICAL THERAPIST

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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.

Education & Board Certifications

  • University of Wyoming: Bachelor of Science in Biology

  • University of South Dakota: Master's of Physical Therapy, MPT

  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, OCS

  • Board Certified Manual Therapist​, CMPT

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association, APTA

Specialty Areas

  • Vertigo / BPPV

  • Foot & Ankle

    • Orthotics​

  • Certified LSVT BIG (Parkinson's)

  • Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN)

  • Running Clinic

  • General Orthopedics

  • Post Operative Care

Hobbies & Personal Interests

  • Hunting

  • Fly-fishing

Awards & Recognitions

2018 Bitterroot's Best Physical Therapist

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