Chad Molen

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Chad Molen, DPT, SCS, CSCS, LMT Board Certified Clinical Sports Specialist

Chad Molen (DPT, SCS, CSCS, LMT) Owner and Licensed Physical Therapist and Board Certified Clinical Sports Specialist.  Graduated from UNLV in Las Vegas, NV with his doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2008 after receiving a B.S. In Health and Human Performance degree from MSU in Bozeman, MT.  He has augmented his degree as a Board Certified Clinical Sports Specialist. He added to his credentials by becoming Strength and Conditioning board certified through the NSCA.  He is Level II Certified in Functional Dry Needling.  He also holds a current license in Massage Therapy.  He focuses his practice on manual therapy and sports rehabilitation as well sports enhancement however is proficient in treatment of ailments in all age groups. He has attended courses on MET (Muscle energy technique ), Gaston technique, Vestibular disorders, CSM national  conference, NSCA national conference, as well as other courses on treatment of shoulders and knees in orthopedics.

Chad loves to work with athletes and fitness in general and has had great success promoting individuals to their next level in fitness and sports.

Chad was selected in April 2019 by the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy as 1 of 3 recipients to attend the Kevin Wilk Traveling Fellowship sponsored by DJO and LiteCure.  During his time on the fellowship he observed some of the top orthopaedic surgeons and physicians in the country as well as leading Physical Therapists in the filed of sports Physical Therapy.  He started the fellowship in Nashville at the Nashville hip instituted with surgeon Dr. Thomas Byrd who innovated the arthroscopic hip procedure and is world renown for his ability as a surgeon and educator.  Chad was mentored by Mike Voight, PT, DHSc, OCS, SCS, ATC, CSCS, FAPTA and former NFL running back, and provided opportunities at the Tennessee Titans facility as well as other clinic training.  He traveled to Houston, TX next where he was toured around by Russ Paine, PT whom provided care to Adrian Peterson as described in the media.  His time in Houston also included observation at the Shepherd Medical facility and with the Houston Texans.  The last stop in the fellowship was in Scottsdale AZ.  He was able to be educated by one of the top Physical Therapist’s in the world for shoulder pathology, Todd Ellenbecker, DPT, MS, SCS, OCS, CSCS and chairman of the US Tennis Association.  He also spent time at the Milwaukee Brewers training center.  In all 3 locations he was privy to present cutting edge information about the evidence based modality of Blood Flow Restriction (BFR).  The experience earned him the honor of being included in the ranks as a fellow of American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy and created a network with the best in sports rehabilitation.

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