Kari Franks, PT, MPT, Clinic Director

Kari has been practicing physical therapy for over 20 years in an outpatient orthopedic setting. She graduated from Chapman University with her Master’s Degree in physical therapy. She believes in evidence-based practice and attends continuing education classes to stay current. She has obtained certifications in Blood Flow Restriction training and ASTYM.  Kari has served as a clinical instructor for local physical therapy programs and mentors volunteers who have aspirations to join the field of physical therapy. She has a long history of working with high school, college, Olympic and professional athletes using an evidence-based approach. She also works with patients who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and have undergone a lumpectomy or mastectomy to assist the patient with a return to an active lifestyle. In her spare time, Kari enjoys going to the Colorado River, walking her dog and traveling with her husband and two children.