Hillary L. Joseph, PT, MPT, COMT, Co-owner

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Hillary was first introduced to the world of Physical Therapy after receiving treatment for a back injury she sustained in high school. She pursued her newfound passion and completed a Masters of Science from Northeastern University in 2005. Originally from Wisconsin, she fell in love with Colorado while completing a clinical rotation in Vail. Hillary brings conscientiousness, kindness and great skill to her Physical Therapy practice and Pilates & Wellness instruction. When not working, she enjoys her love of all things outdoors with her husband, Bryon, and 2 young children, Sierra and Declan

 

Professional Experience and Education
Hillary earned her Masters Degree in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University in Boston, MA. She gained clinical experience while working at Vail Sports Medicine Physical Therapy (Vail, CO), Methodist Children’s Hospital (San Antonio, TX), and Lakeview Neuro-Rehabilitation Center (Waterford, WI). She started her career at Cherry Creek Physical Therapy (Denver) in 2005, where she treated a wide spectrum of patients. Now with over 10 years of clinical experience, Hillary continues to use her ever-growing skill set to help her patients recover from injury and transition into a wellness program.

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Certifications

Hillary has dedicated a great deal of time and energy to completing the following certifications:

  • Certified Manual Orthopedic Therapist (COMT) through the Maitland Australian Physiotherapy Seminars
  • Pro Health and Fitness Pilates Mat Certification
  • Pro Health and Fitness Pilates Reformer Equipment Certification
  • Certification in Chair through Peak Pilates

Continuing Education

Hillary has been consistent in her pursuit of continuing education and professional certifications. She dedicates time each year to finding courses that will enhance and expand her current knowledge base, and she utilizes these newly acquired skills in the daily treatment for her patients and clients. Hillary has completed the following courses:

  • Maitland-Australian MT-1 Essential Peripheral
  • Maitland-Australian MT-2 Essential Spinal
  • Maitland-Australian MT-3 Intermediate Spinal
  • Maitland-Australian MT-ST Stabilization Training & Functional Rehabilitation
  • Maitland-Australian MT-O Evidence-Based Orthopedic Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Maitland-Australian MT-4 Differential Assessment and Clinical Reasoning
  • Maitland-Australian MT-R Review
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 1
  • Trigger Point Dry Needling Level 2
  • MET of the Lumbar-Pelvis-Sacrum
  • MET of the Cervical Spine and TOS
  • MET of the Thoracic Spine and Ribs
  • The Integrated ‘Inner Core’ Cylinder for Lumbo-Pelvic Stability
  • Medicare 2010: What’s on the Horizon for Physical Therapy
  • Recent Advances in the Treatment of the Shoulder
  • Geriatric Strengthening and Movement Re-education for Mobility
  • Classical Pilates Mat, Chair, Tower and Reformer Review

Attended Pilates Method Alliance 10th International Educational Conference 2010:

  • Chair for Everybody
  • The Role of the Body in Working with the Tower
  • Scoliosis
  • Hip Connection Advanced Concepts: Stability, Support, Power
  • Joe’s “Extra Muscles”: Accessing the Internal Shower Through the Equipment