Physical Therapy Services with Gregory Shea
We are excited to welcome Gregory Shea, DPT, Sports Medicine Physical Therapist to the River Valley Club. He will be offering Physical Therapy Services within the the Club starting on Friday, September 22. Dr Shea, or Greg as he prefers is a competitive athlete and avid outdoor enthusiast. He is passionate about helping his patients eliminate pain and optimize function and is very excited about the opportunity to offer his services at the RVC.
Contact Club Services to schedule your physical therapy sessions or obtain referral information from your personal trainer.
1 (603) 643-7720
Meet Gregory Shea, MPT, DPT, CSCS, Cert. SMT, Cert. DN, FMT-C, Dip. Osteopractic
Dr. Shea received a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from American International College and a post-graduate Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Temple University. He earned his diploma in Osteopractic physical therapy through the Spinal Manipulation Institute and American Academy of Manipulative Therapy.
Additionally, he holds a certification in strength and conditioning through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He specializes in spinal manipulation, western trigger point dry needling, and instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization for a variety of neuromusculoskeletal & sports medicine conditions. Dr. Shea completed a two-year certification in spinal manipulation through The Spinal Manipulation Institute & American Academy of Manipulative Therapy in 2013.
Dr. Shea has lectured on high-velocity low amplitude manipulation of the cervical spine, foundations and principles of spinal manipulation, non-contact knee injury prevention in female athletes, trigger point dry needling, instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization, lumbosacral differential diagnosis and kinesiology taping. He has practiced throughout the United States and has treated many professional athletes including members of the NFL, US Ski Team, Olympic level rowers, Nordic skiers, biathletes, professional cyclists, and triathletes. He served as the team physical therapist for Team USA at the world championships in Edmonton, Canada. He is currently in training with The RockTape continuing education company to become a master instructor.
Dr. Shea has special interests in the diagnosis and treatment of migraines, tension type and cervicogenic headaches, sacroiliac joint dysfunctions and neuromyofascial trigger point pain syndromes. He caringly approaches each patient as a unique individual, and is an expert in treating pain and dysfunction quickly and effectively. He has a background as a competitive alpine ski racer, cyclist and triathlete. When he is not at work he enjoys mountain biking, paddling, swimming, skiing, exploring the mountains, and relaxing on the beach with a good book.