Mike Studer is the president and co-owner of NWRA. “I am proud of what we have created at NWRA. Our staff includes master clinicians that are exceptional people. It is a pleasure to treat patients alongside them.”
Mike has been the vice-president of the American Physical Therapy Association’s Neurology Section and is currently the Vice Chair of the APTA Neurologic Section Balance and Falls Special Interest Group. He has been board-certified as a Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy since 1995. Mr. Studer has published several articles cognitive rehabilitation and has been an invited speaker at many universities and international venues since 1995. Mike has recently been honored by the American Physical Therapy Association, receiving the 2011 Neurology Section award for Clinical Excellence, and the 2014 Geriatric Section award – each given to the clinician of the year; making Mike the first to have received both honors.
Mike is a leader locally and nationally, influencing health care policy and reimbursement. He is the former chair of the APTA Neurology Section Practice Committee. Additionally, Mike has been an invited speaker at various community forums and support groups in Oregon. If you are in the Salem area, stop by to meet Mike or watch for him out running, as he is an avid triathlete and marathoner!