"I love working with my patients to increase movement, to decrease pain, decrease dizziness, and to regain function"
Andy Parsons is a Board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. He completed his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of Toledo in 2010 and Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology from The Ohio State University in 2007. Currently, he specializes outpatient PT in Defiance, OH with special interests in manual therapy, vestibular therapy, the spine, and evidence-based practice. He also lectures about knowledge translation of evidence with LBP and helps clinicians better utilize evidence-based practice in their day to day routines.
Andy is certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation through MedBridge. He has nearly 9 years of experience identifying and treating dizziness and balance problems.
Currently, Andy serves his ProMedica Total Rehab on an evidence-based practice team which helps guide evidence implementation to rehab clinicians.
Andy's professional memberships include: the American Physical Therapy Association and the Ohio Physical Therapy Association.
Some areas of expertise:
Low Back pain
Plantar Fasciitis /Fasciosis
Vertigo/ Dizziness / Vestibular Dysfunction
Balance and fall problems
Running injuries and running gait analysis
Post surgical rehabilitation
To see Andy for physical therapy or dizziness/ balance / vestibular rehab call 419-783-6943 for more information.