Eric Polson, PT, DPT, ATC

Eric Polson Physical TherapistEducation

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy from The College of St. Scholastica, 2011
  • Graduated from the Physical Therapy Program at the University of Iowa, 1983
  • Bachelor’s Degree with honors in Health Studies from St. Olaf College, 1981

Specialized Training and Certifications

  • Extensive post graduate training in Manual Therapy (Maitland, Mulligan Mobilization with Movement, McKenzie, Muscle Energy, Manipulation, Myofascial Release, and Soft Tissue Mobilization).
  • Certified Athletic Trainer
  • Certified Graston Technique
  • Certified Active Release Technique (ART): Lower Extremity, Upper Extremity, Spine
  • Functional Movement Screen (FMS)
  • Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA)
  • Y Balance Test
  • Dynamic Movement Assessment (DMA)

Areas of Specialty

  • Orthopedic Conditions: Spine and Extremities
  • Sports Injuries
  • Work Conditioning
  • Performing Arts
  • Running and Golf Programs
  • Neuromuscular reeducation and therapeutic exercise: Mat Pilates, Core Stabilization, Corrective Exercise, and Sport Specific Training
  • Kinesiotaping, McConnell and Mulligan Taping
  • TMJ


American Physical Therapy Association: Orthopedic and Sports sections

National Athletic Trainers’ Association

What do you like best about PTOSI?

I enjoy working in an environment that prioritizes quality patient care, education, and teamwork.

Hobbies and Activities

Spending time with my family biking, hiking, and camping, as well as being involved at church with our Fill Their Plate ministry

Joined PTOSI:

  • 1989

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