Education and Experience
Eric completed his Residency/Fellowship in Sports Orthopedic Physical Therapy from 1995-1996 at the Berkshire Institute in Wymossing, PA. He attended the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, FL, and earned both his Masters of Science in Physical Therapy (MSPT) in 1994 and his Bachelor of Science in 1991.
Prior to joining SEARHC, Eric founded and owned Sitka Physical Therapy from 1999-2018.
Eric says, “After nearly 20 years in Private Physical Therapy Practice I am excited to join the SEARHC Team and look forward to the opportunity to expand Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy services for the Sitka community and Southeast.”
Awards and Honors
Eric’s honors include being appointed to the Sports Medicine Advisory Committee Alaska School Activities Association (ASAA) and past president of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), Alaska Regional Chapter.
Eric medical interests include Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy, on-site sporting event coverage for high school athletic competition, medical team coverage for extreme sports and adventure racing. When outside the clinic, Eric is an avid explorer, mountaineer, runner, ultramarathoner, and enjoys family outdoor activities like hiking, skiing, hunting, and fishing.