|Katherine Baughman, PT, DPT
Kate obtained her doctorate in Physical Therapy from Husson University in 2010 after performing research on Parkinson's Disease and motor learning. She comes to Coastal Ortho having experience in acute hospital, skilled rehab, home health, and outpatient settings. Kate has a particular interest in treating dysfunction of the spine including chronic and acute low back pain and utilizes a combination of manual therapy and therapeutic exercise to promote stability and decrease symptoms.
Kate has completed continuing education in manual therapy for the cervical and lumbar spine through the Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy, Kinesiotaping, and the Treatment of Running Injuries. Her experience in a variety of settings gives her insight to the continuum of care a patient receives after surgery or injury.
Kate Joined the Coastal Ortho Team in 2014.