Dr. Jennifer Hallquist PT, DPT, Cert. DN, Cert. VRS mission is to empower people of all walks of life with increased capacities to achieve better-quality levels of overall fitness, faster recovery, the ability to manage and avoid future orthopedic injuries and learn how to resolve current limitations with joint range of motion and soft tissue dysfunction that have a direct impact on training and ability to live your life to its fullest.

Ikigai is a Japanese term for "a reason for being." The word ‘Ikigai’ usually refers to the source of value in one's life or the things that make one's life worthwhile and perfectly epitomizes Dr. Jenn's approach to her own life and career in physical therapy.

 

EMPOWERING YOU TO LIVE THE MOST BALANCED LIFE THROUGH

PHYSICAL  THERAPY AND PERFORMANCE TRAINING

Each one-hour one-on-one physical therapy session includes a systematic and dynamic evaluation. Based on this evaluation process, Dr. Jenn has a wide variety of techniques that she is certified in. Each session can include a combination of the following available treatments:

The following treatments are also available.

FMS (FUNCTIONAL MOVEMENT SCREEN)

VESTIBULAR REHABILITATION

FACIAL AESTHETIC ENHANCEMENT

 

SOFT AND JOINT TISSUE MOBILIZATION

DRY NEEDLING

INDIVIDUALIZED THERAPEUTIC EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION 

ABOUT DR. JENN

Academic Background

2001

Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from AT Still University/ Arizona School of Health Sciences

1999

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Corporate Fitness and Wellness and Athletic Training from Grand Canyon University

1992

Licensed Massage Therapist from West-Wind Academy of Massage

Other Medical Certifications

2018

OMT Training - Certification in Osteopathic Spinal Manipulation and Dry Needling for the treatment of musculoskeletal pain

Vestibular Rehabilitation Specialist (Cert. VRS): American Musculoskeletal Institute

Hobbs Masters Needling Series: DIN-3A: Advanced DIN for Craniofacial Conditions & F.A.C.E. Needling

Spinal Manipulation Institute/American Academy of Manipulative Therapy: SMT I: High-Velocity Low-Amplitude Thrust Manipulation of Cervical, Thoracic, Lumbar and SI Joint

Dry Needling Institute/American Academy of Manipulative Therapy: Certification in Dry Needling for Craniofacial, Cervico-thoracic and UE conditions: an Evidence-Based Approach

 

Structure and Function Education: Advanced Dry Needling Concepts for Comprehensive Orthopedic Approach to Lumbo-Pelvic Hip Complex

2017

Structure and Function Education: Anatomical Dissection and Dry Needling

 

Structure and Function Education: Advanced Dry Needling for Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Sports Performance

2016

Structure and Function Education: Foundations in Dry Needling for Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Sports Performance

2015

Sue Falsone (through Dr. Ma) Systemic Dry Needling for Sports Performance

2014

Level Two Functional Dry Needling certified from Kinetacore

2013

Level One Functional Dry Needling certified from Kinetacore

2011

USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sport Performance Coach

2010

FMS Certification

2007 to Present

Manual Therapy Courses for Visceral Mobilization with Barral Institute

2004 to Present

Manual Therapy Courses with Institute of Physical Arts

 

CrossFit Certifications

2013

CrossFit Preparatory Course Trainer

2011

CrossFit Gymnastics Coach

2010

CrossFit Movement and Mobility Coach

CrossFit Olympic Lifting Certified Coach

CrossFit Endurance Coach

2009

CrossFit Level One Certified Coach