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Performance Physical Therapy for Athletes and Active Lifestyles

Don't let pain stop your pursuit of more!

You love hitting the gym, exercising outdoors, or joining the next endurance race. Or maybe you’re a high school, college, CrossFit, or professional athlete who lives and breathes for the competition. Movement and exercise are a big part of who you are, and you couldn’t imagine life without it…
But thanks to that nagging pain, injury, or surgery - things just haven’t been the same.
Moving is starting to feel harder, slower, and more limited as the days go on. You’re frustrated and feel like you’re falling behind. You’re starting to wonder if you’ll ever be able to fully enjoy the activities you once loved to do, or perform at the levels you know you’re capable of.


We get it - and we're here to help.

With Athletic Pursuit, full recovery is possible.

Athletic Pursuit PT offers performance physical therapy for adults and teens living all types of active lifestyles, who want to be free from pain/injury and return to the sports and exercise they know & love. Our services merge physical therapy with strength & conditioning and athletic performance principles to treat the whole person and get you lasting results. We want to see you:

+  feeling better

+  regaining your strength, confidence & autonomy

+  performing at your highest levels

+  living an active lifestyle for decades to come


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Let's work together.

We don't believe in one-size-fits-all, copy-and-paste strategies - we create a customized plan that makes sense for YOU. Here's how it works:


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Book a FREE phone consultation 
You'll tell us YOUR unique story. We want to understand what you're going through, how it's impacting your life, and most importantly, how we can assist you in achieving your goals.
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Create your custom action plan
Receive a comprehensive movement assessment and an individualized treatment plan tailored specifically to your needs. We’ll help determine where you are and map out the most effective route to guide you toward where you want to be.
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Get back to your athletic pursuits
Follow a personalized plan designed exclusively for you and your goals. Together, we'll work towards getting you back to the sports, activities, and lifestyle you love.

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Meet Your PT

Chris is a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) with over a decade of experience working in orthopedics addressing persistent pain, leading post-surgical rehabilitation, and enhancing overall performance. And as a former athlete, Chris knows firsthand what it’s like to struggle with athletic injuries and pain.



Click here to learn more about our treatments

Performance Physical Therapy

Personalized and in-depth physical therapy evaluation and advanced treatment

Athletic Injury Rehabilitation

Specialized knowledge and expertise to get you back to peak performance

Post Surgical Rehabilitation

Using state-of-the-art protocols, treatments, and techniques

Dry Needling

Improve pain, tightness, and range of motion - an effective tool for pain relief and recovery

Success Stories

“I came to Chris as a seasoned weightlifter with a chronic low back injury and in a fair amount of pain with certain movements. He was able to look through the pain I was describing and identify why my injury and pain happened in the first place. As a fellow weightlifter...
“As a high-level soccer player, my teenage daughter also experienced some very painful injuries (including two ACL tears) that resulted in multiple surgeries and long breaks from competitive soccer. Chris was integral to her recovery and her return to playing the sport...
"Chris has helped me to overcome numerous injuries over the years in my knee, foot, and ankle. He takes a holistic approach, encourages gradual increases and small wins, and is attentive to detail. Through Chris's positive encouragement and detailed rehabilitation plans...