Tracy Porter, M.S.P.T.’97

Tracy Porter, M.S.P.T., joined the DMU faculty on Nov. 24 as assistant director of clinical education for the doctor of …

Keeping teens injury free

Sports-related injuries are becoming more and more widespread among teens. With the rise of Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) events, club …

Six strategies to alleviate incontinence

Urinary incontinence is an inconvenient – and sometimes embarrassing – condition common among older adults. Nobody is born with bladder …

Firm up your pelvic floor muscles to fight ‘the urge’

The National Association for Continence estimates that 25 million American adults suffer from incontinence. Many seniors accept it as a …

Provider Profile: Meet Kathryn Cardamon

Name: Kathryn Cardamon, M.P.T. Title: Physical Therapist Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa Medical …

Libby Trausch, D.P.T.’08

Libby Trausch, a DMU physical therapist, gave a presentation titled “Yoga asa biopsychosocial model in physical therapy” at a pelvic …

Stay active as you age

We all know that regular physical activity is important for our health. But as we age, it gets more and …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shannon Petersen

Name: Shannon Petersen, P.T., D.Sc.P.T., OCS, FAAOMPT, COMT Title: Associate Professor/Physical Therapist Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Morningside College, …

Provider Profile: Meet Michelle Brown

Name: Michelle Brown, M.S.P.T. Title: Physical Therapist/Instructor Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa Medical School: …

Provider Profile: Meet Sharon Johansen

Name:Sharon K. Johansen, M.S., ATC, PTA Title:Physical Therapist Assistant Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri Additional Degrees/Training:Master’s Degree …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Shane McClinton

Name: Shane McClinton, D.P.T., OCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS Title: Physical Therapist/Assistant Professor Clinic: Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School: Gustavus Adolphus College, …

Provider Profile: Meet Dr. Kathy Mercuris

Name:Kathy Mercuris, P.T., D.H.S. Title:Clinician/Associate Professor Clinic:Physical Therapy Clinic Undergraduate School:Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois Additional Degrees/Training:Certified in Neurodevelopmental Treatment Approach (C/NDT)Certified in …