Kim Lindblade

Kim Lindblade, PT, DPT

Kim is an experienced outpatient orthopedic and manual therapist with an interest and specialty in spine rehabilitation.  She is currently working towards her certification as a Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT) through the North American Institute of Manual Therapy (NAIOMT).   Kim’s clinical career began as a Physical Therapist Assistant in outpatient orthopedics in 2004 and she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Findlay in 2014.  Along the way she developed a passion for manual therapy and believes strongly in its value and effectiveness in improving outcomes and helping patients achieve their goals. Kim believes in the importance of spending quality, hands-on time with patients and is passionate about improving their quality of life.

In her free time, Kim enjoys spending time outside with her husband and two children and likes to paddle board, hike and run on the various trails surrounding Ann Arbor.

Education:

  • 2014 Doctorate of Physical Therapy; University of Findlay
  • 2006 Bachelors of Applied Science; Siena Heights University
  • 2004 Associates of Applied Science, Physical Therapist Assistant; Henry Ford Community College

Continuing Education:

  • 2019 Advanced Spinal Manipulation NAIOMT
  • 2018 Advanced Clinical Reasoning NAIOMT
  • 2016, 2018 Cervical Spine I and  II NAIOMT
  • 2018 Upper Extremity II NAIOMT
  • 2017 Cervicothoracic MVA NAIOMT
  • 2017 Thoracic NAIOMT
  • 2017 Lower Extremity II NAIOMT
  • 2015, 2017 Lumbopelvic Spine I and II NAIOMT
  • 2013 LSVT Big
  • 2013 Anatomy and Evidence Based Interventions for the Cervical Spine
  • 2010 John Kraus: Functional Massage
  • 2008 Mitch Zigler: MET for Cervical and Thoracic Spine
  • 2006 Great Lakes Seminars: Treatment of the Lumbar Complex
  • 2005 Great Lakes Seminars: The Basics of Sacroiliac Mobilization