As providers of physical therapy, we have the opportunity to impact lives each and every day. It’s why we get up in the morning and why we are passionate about what we do. In 2018, we’ve opened two new clinics with one goal in mind – to help the members of our community get back to the activities they love. Our Paradise Valley physical therapy clinic is conveniently located in North Paradise Valley at the southwest corner of E. Cholla St. and N. Tatum Blvd. Meet our staff and learn more about our newest clinic.
Meet Michelle Bogert, PT, DPT
The director of the new Paradise Valley Foothills Sports Medicine clinic is Michelle Bogert.
Michelle graduated from Azusa Pacific University in 2010 with a doctorate in physical therapy. After working with a variety of patient populations, such as pediatric, geriatric, and vestibular, she discovered her passion was working in orthopedics and especially sports medicine. Michelle is certified in trigger-point dry needling and utilizes other physical therapy tools such as Kinesio tape and the Graston tool to assist with achieving her patients’ therapy goals.
Michelle has been a part of the Foothills Sports Medicine family for the past six years. She has gained experience and clinical knowledge while working at the North Central Phoenix location. Michelle plans to use this experience to serve the patients at Paradise Valley.
Michelle takes pride in the quality staff she hires. She recently hired two physical therapy technicians who graduated from the pre-physical therapy program at Grand Canyon University in 2018. She will also be expanding her staff in September with physical therapist, Michael Price.
Meet Michael Price, PT, DPT
Michael hails from Wisconsin and has been a part of the Foothills Residency Program for the past 12 months. He is slotted to take his orthopedic certified specialist exam in March 2019. Michael enjoys all the outdoor activities Arizona has to offer; he is an avid golfer and hiker. He is certified in trigger-point dry needling and has experience working with a wide variety of orthopedic patients, especially pre-adolescent and adolescent athletes.
What’s to Come
The Paradise Valley clinic creates a supportive, fun, and healing environment for all of their patients through skilled, hands-on care, specific exercise programs, and patient education. The team is excited about the growth, the support from the local community, and the partnerships with Paradise Valley health care providers. Through these partnerships, community educational events will begin in the fall — more details to come!
If you’re looking for a physical therapist in Paradise Valley, schedule an appointment with our team.
What sets Foothills Sports Medicine apart from other physical therapy providers is the care and attention we take to provide each of our patients a specific and goal-oriented therapy plan incorporating the most up-to-date and evidence-based treatment techniques and tools. We offer a free rapid injury screening so if you are interested in learning if physical therapy is the right route for you, give the physical therapy clinic nearest you a call to schedule your free screening today!