Testimonials

NWRA and Geriathletics: A testimonial

From a Salem-area endurance athlete, came this: I am writing to thank you and the staff at NWRA for making such a significant improvement in the quality of my life. I realize you have your technical ways of assessing my progress. But I want to share with you my assessment and translate to you that progress […]

Athletic training – World Class Ultramarathoner

“As an ultramarathoner doing high mileage weeks and many long races, I am bound to get a few tweaks and niggles from running every now and then. The physical therapists at NWRA have been especially helpful in getting me through some of my more serious issues. From a thorough workup to an individualized treatment plan […]

Athletic training – Cross country

When you run a lot of miles sooner or later injuries happen. I’ve been very lucky to have found Mike Studer and the folks at NWRA. I’ve seen Mike over the last few years for a few different injuries, each time he has been able to treat me and have me back to running in […]

Athletic training – Ultramarathoner

After a complete evaluation, Brady built a plan for my recovery. His encouragement and guidance allowed me to get back on the trails much sooner than I expected. The fantastic facilities at NWRA gave me PT options that many other rehabilitation clinics in the area don’t offer. The excellent care that Brady provided along with the […]

Athletic Training – Triathlete

I have had the privilege of working with Mike as I had to rehab from some injuries during my triathlon carreer. I have found Mike and his staff to be of the utmost in professional care and doing what is best for their patient and would not hesitate for one moment if I ever needed […]

LS (Parkinson’s Disease)

“I guess that I did not know that I could get better. My friends are amazed when they see me walk. I can get up and move again, without shuffling around.”

GB (Pain)

“After more than two years of painful walking, it was refreshing to find a therapist who understood my bones and muscles. He could even draw pictures to clarify the correct remedial movement. By the end of the first visit I had a proven demonstration of a solution to my problem. Practice of course was necessary […]

LO about her Grandmother (Frequent Falls)

“Grandma has her life back. She was not washing her hair or putting on makeup. It was almost as if she did not see a reason to continue living because she could see her quality of life declining. Now, she has more confidence, and is starting to become active again, all because of your work […]

Barbara, age 55 (Spasms / Pain)

“After a week stay in the hospital, and week at home recovering; I started having spasms in my lower back and right leg. When my doctor told me, ‘to go to a physical therapist,’ I was very apprehensive because of an experience I had with a therapist in the past. The therapist in the past […]

CP (Stroke / Pain)

“I injured my right elbow, and the pain was so great I could barely move it. My doctor referred me to Northwest Rehabilitation, and my therapist said, ‘I am going to massage you r elbow, and the injured muscles to make them feel better.’ My first though was ‘you are going to do WHAT?’ But […]