Brett Palmer was born and raised in Silverdale, Washington. Brett received his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Brigham Young University and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from A.T. Still University. Brett opened Pacific Physical Therapy in September 2014. He is a current member of the APTA, Private Practice Section, Orthopedic and Sport Sections. Brett enjoys working with diverse patient populations treating a wide variety of conditions through active treatments that involve manual therapy and therapeutic exercise. Brett is a former Division I athlete and uses his knowledge and experience as an athlete to help athletes of all skill levels achieve optimal performance.
Brett is fluent in Spanish and has utilized his language skills to communicate therapy procedures and techniques with his patients. He is an active member of the community working with the Boy Scouts of America and as a wrestling coach at Klahowya Secondary School. He enjoys hiking and camping and spending time with his wife and two children.
Alicia was raised in Rolla, Missouri. She received her Bachelors of Science and Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy at the University of Missouri-Columbia. Alicia is currently LSVT BIG ™ certified for evidence based treatment of patients with Parkinson’s Disease. She also has additional training and experience in the treatment of vestibular conditions and enjoys helping patients relieve their vertigo in a short time frame in order to allow them to return to their normal lives. Alicia also enjoys treating a wide variety of orthopedic conditions through both manual and exercise treatments. Alicia and her husband relocated to the Pacific Northwest in 2009. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time making memories with her family and working on craft projects including knitting.
Ryan Larson is from Davenport, Iowa. He has always worked in outpatient orthopaedic and sports medicine clinics. His specialty area is sports medicine, and he enjoys working with athletes of all ages and levels. Ryan loves the variety of patients he is able to provide care for while working in an outpatient setting, especially all types of post-surgical, trauma, injury, and chronic pain patients. Ryan conducts sport coverage for various athletic events providing first aid and consulting services to injured athletes. In his free time, Ryan enjoys being outdoors. Growing up on the Mississippi set a foundation for his love of the outdoors. His hobbies include hiking, fishing, hunting, boating, skiing, riding his motorcycle and his classic car. He also loves spending time with his family and their two dogs.
Rachel was born and raised in Chico, California and has lived in Washington since 2008 . She earned her Associates in Applied Science for Physical Therapy Assistant from Olympic College. She has been interested in working with patients of varying ages and conditions, including LSVT BIG for patient’s with Parkinson’s Disease, teaching senior fitness and Pilates for spinal stabilization, and cardiac rehabilitation. In her free time she enjoys exploring the outdoors by jeep or boat with her husband, camping, reading, and spending time with her dogs, cat, and chickens.