Laura LaPorta PT, PhD, OCS

Laura LaPorta PT, PhD, OCS

Email: lauralaporta@ptprovidence.com

In addition to being the President/Owner of Providence Physical Therapy, Laura has had ranked and/or affiliate faculty roles at Regis University in the School of Physical Therapy and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas since 1997. She has worked in private physical therapy practice since 1994 and has specialized in the treatment of women's health and men's health issues since 1998. She speaks locally and nationally on women's health topics in communities and at scientific meetings, has published in scientific journals, and is a principal investigator in clinical research on an ongoing basis. As a holistic manual therapist, she addresses the pain, movement dysfunction, health and wellness issues of all of her patients in a comprehensive and empowering manner. She enjoys spending her free time with her children cooking, organic gardening, staying fit, and taking trips to the mountains. She highly values personal and spiritual growth and enjoys encouraging growth in others by providing education and encouragement to those inside and outside of her local church, facilitating small groups, and serving in her community.

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Amanda Hoch PT, DPT

Amanda Hoch PT, DPT

Email: ahoch@ptprovidence.com

Amanda is the Clinical Director of the southwest office. Throughout her education, she augmented her academic development with professional clinical experience in women's health, orthopedics, neurological conditions and acute care. Amanda is passionate about providing individualized, holistic patient care, incorporating manual therapy techniques, exercise prescription and comprehensive patient education. Growing up as a competitive gymnast and having suffered many injuries, Amanda discovered firsthand the importance of quality physical therapy rehabilitation, and the significance of empathetic patient management. Committed to local and international service, Amanda spent a month in Ethiopia collaborating with health care professionals to advance global health initiatives. She is an investigator of ongoing women's health research, presenting both locally and nationally. Amanda is an active Colorado native who enjoys the mountains, spending time with family and friends, and travelling all over the world. Amanda's faith is also a major part of her life, and she loves ministering to others within and outside of her church.

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Kristi Johnson PT

Kristi Johnson PT

Email: kjohnson@ptprovidence.com

Kristi brings 25 years of experience to Providence Physical Therapy. Her career has focused on treatment of general orthopedic dysfunctions and sports injuries, including headache, TMJ, spine, shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle conditions. She also works in the area of women’s health and treats pelvic floor muscle dysfunction and associated pathologies. She has strong manual therapy skills and is certified in trigger point dry needling. She loves to educate and empower her patients and draws on her extensive background to help optimize each person’s recovery. Kristi was raised in South Florida and moved to Littleton in 1993. She enjoys hiking, jogging, skiing and spending time in the outdoors with her husband and three girls.

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Juliana Remer PT, DPT

Juliana Remer PT, DPT

Email: jremer@ptprovidence.com

Juliana graduated from Regis University with her doctorate in physical therapy in 2008. She went on to complete a residency specializing in orthopedics. Juliana’s emphasis began with patients experiencing chronic pain, spinal pathology, and hip dysfunction. She then specialized into pelvic floor dysfunction, recognizing the vital role pelvic health plays. She treats pelvic health conditions in women, men, and the pediatric population. Juliana’s approach to patient care is to help foster the tools and guide each individual to achieve their personal goals. She has taught introductory pelvic health coursework at the collegiate level and has been a Pilates instructor since 2001. She also continues to grow her own knowledge base with continuing education in pelvic health and movement. Juliana enjoys spending time with her family and all the adventures this brings.

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Shoko Natsume PT, DPT

Shoko Natsume PT, DPT

Email: snatsume@ptprovidence.com

After spending 7 years as an engineer, Shoko decided that she wanted to work with people in a more direct and rewarding way. She went back to school and received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Regis University in 2018. She has experience in a variety of settings with a focus in pelvic health and orthopedics including the spine, shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle. Shoko has a passion for lifelong learning and is committed to using evidence-based practice. She believes in empowering her patients by providing individualized and holistic care and working together with her patients to achieve the lifestyle they desire. Shoko was raised in the Pacific Northwest and moved to Colorado in 2014. She enjoys the outdoors and spending time with her family and friends, including her husband Calvin and their dog Hobbes.

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Courtney Smith Delfausse PT, DPT

Courtney Smith Delfausse PT, DPT

Email: cdelfausse@ptprovidence.com

Courtney received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Regis University in 2008. She has worked in various outpatient settings, specializing in the area of women's health and pelvic care. She studied under expert clinicians and has refined her skill set through continuing education in pelvic floor management, prenatal and postpartum intervention, and muscle energy techniques. She also has expertise in temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD) and gait training. Courtney is committed to evidence-based practice and believes her role as a physical therapist is to facilitate independence and freedom for her patients; everyone should live the unrestricted lifestyle he/she desires. She enjoys listening to and partnering with her patients to individualize her intervention to achieve the greatest outcome. Courtney moved to Colorado from the northeast in 2003 and loves everything the state has to offer. She thoroughly enjoys skiing, biking, hiking, camping and rafting throughout Colorado.

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Michele Wesley PT, DPT

Michele Wesley MSPT

Emeritus

10 years of dedicated service
2008-2018













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