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Kim's OCS Certification Announcement

Bellingham Sports And Spine Physical Therapy Clinics’, Kim Polishchuk, Doctor of Physical Therapy earns Orthopedic Specialist Certification.

Kim Polishchuk, PT, DPT, OCS

 

Bellingham, WA, July 12th, 2018 – Bellingham Sports And Spine Physical Therapy Clinic is proud to announce that Kim Polishchuk, PT, DPT, OCS recently earned the professional designation of Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS).

This board certification is granted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (ABPTS).  Board certification involves a rigorous examination process and provides assurance to patients and the medical community of a therapist’s skills and abilities.  Dr. Kim Polishchuk, PT, DPT, OCS is recognized for advanced knowledge, experience, and skills in the practice of orthopedic, manual & neuromotor physical therapy, Instrument Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization & Pain Neuro Science.

Similar to physician specialization, there are eight specialty areas in which physical therapists can be board certified.  Approximately 9% of the physical therapists in the United States are Board Certified in a specialty and only 5% of therapists in the United States are Orthopedic Certified Specialists.  Those with this advanced certification are considered to have advanced depth of knowledge and skill in this specialty area of physical therapy.

Dr. Kim Polishchuk, PT, DPT, OCS works at Bellingham Sports And Spine Physical Therapy Clinic in Bellingham, WA empowering people to improve their health by increasing their strength, flexibility and understanding of the body to help them achieve their lifelong goals.  Dr Kim Polishchuk, PT, DPT, OCS grew up in Pittsburgh, PA and currently resides with her husband and two daughters in Bellingham, WA. For more information, contact Bellingham Sports And Spine Physical Therapy Clinic at (360) 303-8044 or visit www.bsspt.com