Mountain View Physical Therapists
Aaron K. Lowry, OTR/L
After attending BYU-Idaho, Aaron attended the University of North Dakota where he graduated Magna Cume Laude with his Bachelor’s of Science in Occupational Therapy in 2000. Throughout his career, upper extremity rehabilitation has always been an area of practice and passion. Aaron specializes in sport related injuries and general orthopedic treatment of the shoulder and elbow, with a sub-specialty interest in hand and wrist conditions and injuries. Over the last ten years, Aaron has worked closely with several hand surgeons in the area keeping him up to date and current in his field of therapy. Aaron feels privileged to be one of the few hand therapists here in the Idaho Falls area.
George Chudleigh, MS, PT
George received his Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Therapy from Brigham Young University and his Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy from North Georgia College. He has 15 years of experience in acute care and outpatient settings and is a certified would specialist credentialed from the American Academy of Wound Management. In addition to being an instructor at Idaho State University’s Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant programs, George has presented at multiple regional and national professional conferences.
Shari Sampson, MPT, CSCS
Shari Sampson, MPT, CSCS. Shari graduated with a Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) from Idaho State University. Previously, she earned her Master of Science (MS) in Chemical Engineering and Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mathematics. Additionally, Shari is ASTYM-certified and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). Being one of the only ASTYM-certified therapists in Idaho, she uses unique tools and a specialized massage technique that is especially helpful in tendinitis issues, including the elbow, knee, and foot. The ASTYM process has been found to be effective even when other therapies have failed.
Lynn Sanford, MPT, CFCE
Lynn has a Master of Physical Therapy degree from Idaho State University graduating Cum Laude and Magna Cum Laude with her graduate and undergraduate work. She received advanced clinical training and certification as a functional capacity evaluator and has specialized training in balance, geriatric, and orthopedic rehabilitation. She presented posture research at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting and the abstract was published in the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy 2002;32:A-24.
Kevin Ward DPT
Kevin graduated from Brigham Young University-Idaho with his Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in Human anatomy and physiology. Kevin went on to receive his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Idaho State University. His clinical rotations focused on outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation; including post-surgical rehab, general orthopedic conditions, and sports related injuries. He also did an eight-week internship with a primary focus on using the McKenzie Method of treating neck and low back injuries.