Kristen Klesh, PT, DPT
Kristen received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University in Denver, Colorado in 2012. Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, she graduated in 2009 from Truman State University with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science while competing at the NCAA DII level as a pole vaulter.
As a physical therapist, Kristen is certified in Graston Technique and through the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Institute for treating disorders of the pelvic floor such as incontinence, pelvic pain, prenatal/post-partum, and pelvic organ prolapse. In addition, Kristen specializes in treating low back/hip pain and upper/lower extremity pain/injuries while helping you reach your goals; whether it is to enjoy gardening again or be able to resume the search for the best mountain bike trail Oregon has to offer. Being a life-long athlete herself, Kristen understands the stresses and rewards of physical activity and is passionate about using movement and evidence based treatments in her care plans. Kristen is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (sections on women’s health, sports and orthopedic physical therapy) and enjoys keeping up-to-date on the most reliable research and treatments.
Outside of work, her personal interests include running, mountain/road biking, hiking, skiing and exploring scenic Oregon.