Foothills Rehab-Civic Center Scottsdale Location
Scottsdale Physical Therapy
Our highly skilled staff of therapists at our Civic Center Scottsdale physical therapy clinic will assist you with an individualized physical therapy program, customized to meet your specific needs. It is important that you have access to the services you need to reach your physical therapy goals. At Foothills Sports Medicine, you will find a variety of services provided by our experienced and skilled therapists. It is the goal of all of our physical therapists that you receive the best quality care and assistance as a patient and we will work to increase your mobility and decrease your pain. Our Scottsdale location is conveniently located off Drinkwater south of Osborn Rd.
We Offer Certified Hand Therapy!
Doug Rich, PT, OCS, CHT is the owner and Certified Hand Therapist at our Scottsdale location. We offer 24-48 hour scheduling and accept most insurance. Our hand therapy services include splinting, carpel tunnel, fracture care, post-operative care, upper extremity issues and individualized evaluations. Call us at 480.945.0030 with questions!
Doug Rich, PT, OCS, CHT
Doug is a 1994 graduate of the University of Kansas Medical School with a Masters in Physical Therapy. He is a Certified Hand Therapist and is considered a masters level clinician in the field of Physical Therapy with a Orthopedic Certified Specialists designation by the American Physical Therapy Association. Less than 1% of all Physical Therapists achieve this designation and a review on competency is required every 10 years to maintain this designation. In 2005, Doug was voted by his peers to the listing on the BESTOFUS.com as one of the top orthopedic physical therapy practitioners in the State of Arizona. After managing a large physical therapy clinic in Scottsdale for over 10 years, Doug started Rich Physical Therapy in November of 2007. Previously, he managed a sports specific physical therapy clinic at Arizona State University.
Doug currently has two patents for exercise equipment. The PexxPad is a protective device for the benchpress. The Closed Chain Gym offers advanced functional training for all individuals trying to safely transfer from general exercises to full functional and sporting activities.
Doug is also active with the Justin Healers as a treating clinician for PRCA events in the Southwest region of the United States.
Civic Center Services
- Physical Therapy
- Certified Hand Therapy
- Pediatric Orthopedic Physical Therapy
- Geriatric Physical Therapy
- Women’s Health
- Rapid Recovery Assessment®
- Healthy Movement Screens
- Massage Therapy
- Senior After-Care Program
- Athletic Training Event Coverage
- Rapid Referral®
Mike graduated with his B.S. in Biology from Washington State University where he also competed in Division I Cross Country and Track & Field. He then received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. He has always had an interest in orthopedics from his days of competing and rehabbing from injuries, however also has experience and a passion for acute care. In his spare time he enjoys hiking, basketball, tennis, and cheering on the Seahawks.
He prides himself in skilled manual therapy including spinal mobilization, sports rehab, post-surgical care, geriatrics and individualized home exercise programs to optimize functional outcomes outside of the clinic.