Chris fahs pt, dpt
DRY NEEDLING SPECIALIST
MANUAL THERAPY CERTIFIED
Chris received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Wheaton College(Wheaton, IL) in 2000. He then went on to receive his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Midwestern University (Downers Grove, IL) in 2004. Chris is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling and Counterstrain.
Chris has been working in the outpatient orthopedic setting for over 9 years. He joined Coal Creek Physical Therapy in 2012 when he relocated to Colorado from Illinois. Chris is personally committed to advancing his clinical skills and is working towards his certification in manual therapy through the North American Institute of Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) and is also working toward certification in Counterstrain through the Jones Institute.
Chris emphasizes a thorough and evidence based examination with his patients in order to get to the “root” of each patient’s pain or functional impairment. He has a passion for working with each of his patients and could not imagine a more rewarding profession than physical therapy.
Outside of work, he enjoys running and has completed several marathons and other shorter distances. Together, he and his wife also enjoy exploring new restaurants, scuba diving, yoga, downhill skiing, hiking and camping.