Dr. Caitlyn Smith, PT, DPT

Dr. Caitlyn Smith, PT, DPT

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Physical Therapist - Lowry

Education:

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Bachelors of Clinical Exercise Science
  • Grand Valley State University
  • Associate Degree in Science
  • Jackson Community College

Continuing Education:

  • MPTA Fall Conference 2017
  • Combined Sections Meeting 2016

Professional Interests:

Caitlyn has interests in orthopedic manual physical therapy (OMPT) and the Kaltenborn approach to evaluation and treatment. She received training in symptom localization and treatment from a professor who completed the OMPT fellowship as well as mentoring in the approach from an her clinical instructor at Peak Performance Physical Therapy. She would like to earn a CSCS (Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist) and use her exercise science background to promote the health and wellbeing of individuals through personal training and exercise classes. She also aspires to organize and instruct athletes at sports camps that focus on combining injury prevention and sport and performance psychology to develop potential in athletes.

Personal Interests:

Caitlyn and her husband moved to Denver from Grand Rapids, MI in August 2017. Her husband is studying sport and performance psychology at the University of Denver. Together, they aspire to combine physical therapy and sport and performance psychology into a single practice to help people improve their physical and mental well-being and maximize their potential. Caitlyn and her husband enjoy cycling, playing yard games, and getting their nerd on by playing Settlers of Catan and like boardgames.