Katina Salvey, DPT
Katina Salvey received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Eastern Washington University in 2014. She completed an internship in acute care (trauma ICU and Medical ICU) and outpatient orthopedics (Sports team) at Oregon Health and Science University, as well as an internship in outpatient orthopedics at PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center, and an internship in outpatient neuro at re+active physical therapy and wellness in Los Angeles.
Katina treats the root cause of her patients’ problems, not just the symptoms. She uses a combination of manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, and functional retraining along with an individualized home exercise program in order to return a patient to his/her pre-injury functional level while preventing further injury. Having been an injured athlete herself, Katina’s special interests are in Orthopedics and sports injury and she is passionate about helping injured athletes return to the sport(s) they love.
Away from work, Katina spends time outside enjoying picnics, hiking, reading in her hammock, and playing soccer and volleyball. She especially enjoys mentoring young female referees and has been a soccer referee in Clark County since 2001.