Austin Woods, PT, DPT
Dr. Austin Woods received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions in Denver, Colorado, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Exercise Science from Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana. He started his undergrad and played soccer at Seattle Pacific University (SPU). At SPU Austin met his wife, an "East Side" native, who quickly converted him away from the snowy winters of Montana to the 'mild' grey winters of Seattle. Since then, Austin has been very active in the local community and has a passion for providing the absolute best hands-on physical therapy treatment in Kirkland and the Eastside. He is an active member in the Orthopedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as well as the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT). He is certified in Functional Dry Needling and has a passion for mentoring and working with Doctorate of Physical Therapy students from across the country.
Dr. Woods believes in a holistic approach and has a passion for providing evidence-based care to every patient, utilizing the most effective exercises and manual physical therapy techniques available. His interests include treating individuals with spinal dysfunction, whiplash associated disorders, rotator cuff injuries, vestibular problems, chronic pain, and sports injuries. As a former collegiate athlete, Austin appreciates working with people recovering from sports injuries relating to soccer, basketball, and golf.
In addition, he enjoys hiking, golfing, photography, and spending time with his wife and two children. Dr. Woods will also be completing his Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist Certification (OCS) in March.
Paul Killoren, PT, DPT, CSCS
Dr. Paul Killoren received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions in Denver, Colorado, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/Pre-Physical Therapy from University of Wisconsin La-Crosse. Along with membership in both the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT), he is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Along with Dr. Woods, Dr. Killoren is one of only a handful of Physical Therapists in the state of Washington who is certified in dry needling. Dr. Killoren has also completed both Level I and II coursework through the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT). He has had the privilege of treating patient populations from US Ski and Snowboard team members, to local high school athletes, to the aging athlete, and even geriatric home health care.
Dr. Killoren employs an evidence-enhanced practice incorporating new cutting edge technology, proven effective manual skills and specific individualized exercise prescription to provide you with the best recovery physically possible.
Nicole Siegel, PT, DPT, ATC, CSCS
Dr. Nicole Siegel received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Masters in Athletic Training at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia and her Bachelors of Science in Exercise and Sport Science at the University of San Francisco. She is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association as well as a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Sports Physical Therapy Section and the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA).
Nicole has used her passion for athletics and expertise in sports medicine to treat the US Women's 2012 Olympic Gold and Bronze Medal Rowing Teams and the MLS Soccer Team, DC United. Nicole utilizes an integrated approach to physical therapy treatment, is commited to one on one individualized care, and is dedicated to optimizing patient function. She believes in the effectiveness of high quality manual therapy to efficiently rehabilitate her patients to a better place than they were prior to setting foot in the office.
Nicole is currently working towards obtaining her Functional Manual Therapy Certification through the Institute of Physical Art. She is an athlete herself and enjoys running, cycling, backpacking, and skiing. When not playing outside, she spends her time cooking, traveling, and exploring the Pacific Northwest.