Fargo Physical Therapy Team
PT, DPT, SCS
Jason is the Sports Physical Therapy Manager at the Sanford POWER Center in Fargo, North Dakota. He graduated from the University of North Dakota with a master of physical therapy degree in 1994. He went on to earn a doctorate of physical therapy degree in 2005. Jason has been employed as a Physical Therapist at Sanford in Fargo since 1997 with an emphasis in out-patient orthopedics and sports injuries. He became a board certified clinical specialist in Sports Physical Therapy in 2014 as issued by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. He has advanced training with running evaluation and injuries, overuse injuries, biomechanical assessment and is also an ASTYM certified provider. He has worked with many professional, collegiate, and recreational athletes throughout his career. Jason is an active member in the APTA including the Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy sections. He resides in Fargo with his wife, Kim, and their children Joshua, Austin, Gabby and Kyle.
PT, DPT, SCS, OCS
JJ graduated from the University of North Dakota in 2014 with a doctorate in physical therapy. He then entered the University of North Dakota’s physical therapy sports residency program where he was employed at the UND Center for Sports Medicine. As a resident, JJ was exposed to multiple athletic teams incorporating contact, limited contact, and non-contact activities. He covered multiple sporting events throughout the year which provided the opportunity to see an athlete injured, work with the athlete before surgery, observe the surgery, and provide post-surgical and return to sport rehabilitation. After the completion of his one year sports residency, JJ was hired at the Sanford POWER Center where he sees a variety of orthopedic diagnoses with an emphasis in sports medicine. In 2015, he became an APTA certified clinical instructor. His professional special interests include examination and evaluation of sports medicine and orthopedic patients, as well as being involved with teaching and educating parents, coaches, athletes, students, and other physical therapists.
PT, SCS, ATC
Kathy is a sports trained physical therapist working at the POWER Center in Fargo, ND. She graduated from North Dakota State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Athletic Training in 1987. She became a Certified Athletic Trainer in 1988 and went on to attend Northwestern University in Chicago earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy. She was selected as a medical volunteer to work the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, GA. In 1998, she became a Board Certified Sports Specialist through the APTA and was recertified in 2008. Kathy is also a certified ASTYM provider. Kathy has worked with Olympic, professional, collegiate, interscholastic, and recreational athletes throughout her years of experience.
PT, DPT, SCS, CMTPT, CSCS, USA-W
Joshua graduated from Colorado State University in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in Health and Exercise Science. He went on to The George Washington University to receive his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2011. Since 2011, Joshua has been practicing in the outpatient and sports physical therapy setting. He moved to Fargo with his wife (happy wife, happy life) and began working at the Sanford POWER Center in August 2018.
Joshua became a Sports Certified Clinical Specialist (SCS) in 2016. He holds certifications as a Manual Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT), Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), and Level 1 USA Weightlifting. His professional interests include examination and treatment of sports medicine and orthopedic injuries, as well as integrating strength and conditioning into the rehabilitation process. In his free time, Joshua enjoys playing golf and basketball, reading, and spending time with family and friends.
PT, DPT, SCS
Morgan graduated from NDSU in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in University Studies with a health science emphasis. She went on to graduate from the Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences in 2018 with a doctorate in physical therapy. She then entered the University of North Dakota’s sports physical therapy residency program, where she was employed at the UND Center for Sports Medicine. During residency, Morgan provided care for contact and non-contact athletic injuries sustained during NCAA Division I competition. She provided sideline coverage for UND athletics events, as well as progressed patients from injury or surgery through return to sport rehabilitation. She also completed research regarding groin strains in hockey that was presented at the 2020 Combined Sections Meeting. Morgan became a Sports Certified Clinical Specialist (SCS) in 2020. Morgan is also an APTA certified clinical instructor and holds certifications in dry needling and as a strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS). Her professional special interests include evaluation and treatment of sports medicine and orthopedics patients, as well as educating patients, parents, and coaches.
PT, DPT, OCS
Ryan graduated from Montana State University- Billings with a B.Sc in Health and Human Performance. He then went on to the University of Jamestown where he graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2017. Following graduation, he completed the Sanford Orthopedic Residency and became a Board- Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. He has been employed with Sanford since the completion of his residency, and worked at the Sanford Orthopedics location before transitioning to the Sanford POWER Center. He is an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor and an active member of the APTA and the APTA’s Orthopedic Section. Ryan’s professional interests include examining and treating patients with orthopedic and sports related injuries.
Hannah graduated from North Dakota State University in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science and played basketball for the Bison (Horns Up). In the summer of 2017, she interned at Sanford POWER Center as a Strength Coach and was later hired to be a Strength and Conditioning Specialist. She developed training programs for multiple age groups and camps. In May of 2020, she transitioned to the Physical Therapy Aide role where she is excited to work with the physical therapists and assist with patient needs.
Kathleen is an Athletic Trainer at Sanford POWER in Fargo. She graduated from Valley City State University in 2018 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Athletic Training and a Strength and Conditioning certificate. She went on to complete her Masters of Science degree in advanced Athletic Training from North Dakota State University, graduating in 2020. While at NDSU, she served as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer for the Men’s and Women’s Track and Field and Cross Country teams and performed research on proprioception in participants with patellar tendonitis. Kathleen is a nationally registered EMT, a Graston Certified Provider, and is a Kinesio Tape Certified Practitioner. A Saskatchewan, Canada native, Kathleen enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling, and being active.
2990 Seter Parkway
Fargo, ND 58104