Nate Koch, PT, A.T.C Director of Rehabilitation (Email)
Nathan received his physical therapy degree from Saint Louis University in 1996. While at Saint Louis University he also received his certification in athletic training. His clinical area of expertise is in the evaluation, treatment and prevention of orthopedic and sports injuries. Intensive training and work experience over the past 10 years have allowed him the opportunity to put professional, Olympic, college and high school athletes back in their game. The primary focus of his practice is using biomechanical analysis on runners and cyclists to assess for efficiency and injury prevention. More
Brandon Penas, PT Physical Therapist (Email)
Brandon graduated from the University of Nebraska with a Bachelor of Science degree. He attended the University of Nebraska Medical Center where he earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2007. More
Shane Clatterbuck, PT Physical Therapist (Email)
Shane attended the University of Nebraska-Omaha with a major in Exercise Science. He earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in 2009. more
Karen Soltysik, PT Physical Therapist (Email)
Karen grew up in Pittsburgh where she graduated with her Bachelors in Athletic Training and her Masters in PT from the University of Pittsburgh. Karen has extensive clinical experience with many types of orthopedic dysfunction, cervico-genic dizziness, vestibular disorders and Bell's Palsy. Karen also has extensive education in an approach to treatment of the asymmetrical nature of the body known as Postural Restoration.
Her focus is to ultimately become certified in this approach that addresses the primary contributions of postural kinematic movement dysfunction. Karen is active with hiking, running, yoga and ballet barre workouts.
Christina Merkl, PT, DPT Physical Therapist (Email)
Christina graduated in 2008 with Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Buffalo. Upon graduation, she worked closely with Orthopedic Surgeons in New York to develop post-operative protocols and treat a wide variety of orthopedic injuries. In late 2011, Christina moved to Arizona and joined Endurance Rehab. Since arriving at Endurance, she has provided exceptional orthopedic rehab based on an exercise and hands-on based philosophy for injuries ranging from sciatica to post-surgical care. Christina is an avid runner, likes drop kicking field goals, and loves hanging out with her dogs and, of course, her husband.
Wolfgang Oswald, PT OCS Physical Therapist and Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist, (Email)
Wolfgang earned his Physical Therapy degree from Northern Illinois University in 2000, and was board certified by the American Physical Therapy Association in orthopedic physical therapy in 2005 (OCS). More
Jeff Kitchen Director of Exercise Testing (Email)
Jeff graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor's degree in Exercise Science with an emphasis in exercise physiology and athletic training. More
Melissa Spooner (Mel's site)
Online Nutritionist (Email)
Melissa earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition from Bastyr University in Seattle Washington. Melissa was first introduced to triathlon by volunteering at Ironman Canada in 1993. more
Andi Felton, C.S.C.S. CPT Exercise Specialist (Email)
Andi grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. She earned her degree in Exercise Science from the University of Kansas, and moved to Scottsdale in 1999.more