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Dr. Josh DeMorett, PT, DPT, OCS

Professional Development and Career:

Josh is a board certified orthopedic therapist, graduating in 2015, working and treating in an outpatient orthopedic and sports medicine clinic throughout his career. He started his practice in Chicago, IL treating out of an athletic club and performance training facility collaborating and facilitating the recovery of fitness athletes, power lifters, return to sports rehabilitation, and general orthopedic care.

Josh transitioned into practice out of the Fitness Lab where he continues his passion, development, and providing high level treatment for his clients. He believes in identifying and placing the patient’s goals at the forefront of the rehabilitation journey, achieving these objectives through an adaptive and evidence based program. His approach to treatment is centered around the fundamental concepts of patient centered care, exercise physiology, and implementation of a systematic base to the evaluation process.

His special interests include the treatment and management for return to play and sports recovery, orthopedic and athletic overuse and tendinopathies, pre/post surgical care, and facilitating the transition of restoring function to improving personal fitness and performance. Josh’s diverse background and work experiences continue to structure his development and growth in order to provide the highest evidence based care to achieve optimal outcomes.

Continuing Education:

Orthopedic Certified Specialist Residency

Functional Dry Needling Level 1

Professional Memberships/Certifications:

American Physical Therapy Association

Education:

Doctorate of Physical Physical Therapy: University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee in 2015

Bachelor of Science in Physics: University of Wisconsin – La Crosse in 2012

Specializing In:

  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Manual Therapy
  • Sports Medicine and Performance Training
  • Return to Sports Rehabilitation
  • Medical Exercise
  • Pre & Post Surgical Rehabilitation
  • Functional Movement and Assessment
  • Work Related Injuries