Karen Riley, DPT has been working in outpatient orthopedics for 13+ years, having graduated from the University of Dayton in 2010 with a Clinical Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. She completed her undergraduate studies at Ohio University, earning a B.S. in Exercise Physiology with a minor in Psychology. While at Ohio University, she was a member of the women’s swim team. She was also involved in Triathlon Club and competed in the collegiate national finals.
Karen continues to participate in a variety of sports that allow her to grow as an athlete and a clinician. She has progressed her skills in sports medicine, manual therapy (Great Lakes Seminars), IASTM (instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization), Certified Clinical instructor through APTA, Cupping, Kinesiotaping, and is working toward her Dry Needling certification.
Karen prides herself on problem solving, staying up to date with the latest evidence-based research, and using her "toolbox" to achieve the best patient oriented outcomes. She enjoys connecting with her patients and achieving their goals together.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their two children with their extracurricular activities.