Tom Achtien is a physical therapist who completed his doctoral education at Drexel University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Tom treats a wide variety of conditions, including orthopedic, cardiovascular, and neurological. He puts the patient’s needs and goals as top priority to ensure they have a positive experience and positive outcomes. Tom uses a hands-on and individualized approach, with the principle to never complete an activity in the clinic that the patient could complete at home. His interest in physical therapy stemmed from rehabilitating his own injuries from a running career. With a keen interest in athletes, especially runners, Tom is well versed in running analysis, gait training, and exercise prescription.
Education & Training
- Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology: University of Illinois, Champaign, IL
- Doctorate Physical Therapy: Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA