Sam Olson, PT, DPT, OCS

"By utilizing various evidence-based manual therapy and exercise techniques, I strive to get patients back to their prior level of function and active lifestyles."

Clinical Interests
Sports medicine, running injuries, ACL, and rotator cuff rehab

Medical Education
Doctorate of Physical Therapy
College of St. Scholastica – Duluth, Minnesota

Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS)

Advanced Training

  • Running injuries, rehab, and biomechanics
  • Golf swing analysis, golf injuries
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Mulligan approach – Upper and Lower Courses
  • ASYTM soft tissue mobilization
  • Graston
  • Kinesiotape

Personal Interests
Running, backpacking, camping, snowshoeing, travel, and music


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