Dawn earned her Master of Physical Therapy in 2005 and Doctorate of Physical
Therapy in 2006 from the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center.
She earned her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University
of Northern Colorado. Dawn enjoys working with all types of sports, orthopedic
and back injuries, and helping people return to the activities they enjoy
as quickly and safely as possible. She uses manual techniques and customized
exercise programs with all of her treatment plans. In 2013 Dawn completed
her manual therapy certification from the University of St. Augustine.
Being a manual therapist better allows her to assess and treat musculoskeletal
disorders using her hands. Dawn has additional training in therapies for
TMJ dysfunction, vestibular disorders and vertigo. Dawn has completed
the level 2 training for Trigger Point Dry Needling (Intramuscular Manual
Therapy). She loves to learn and is always looking for the next physical
therapy course to further advance her skills. Dawn is married and the
mother of 2 children. In her free time, Dawn enjoys being active with
her family, hiking outdoors, cooking, and playing most sports, especially
volleyball and racquetball.