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   Austin Woods, PT, DPT 

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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 has advanced certification in Functional Dry Needling and is also also a Level I instructor with Kinetacore Education. Dr. Woods 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 family.   

Paul Killoren, PT, DPT, CSCS

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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 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).  Dr. Killoren is one of only a handful of Physical Therapists in the state of Washington who is certified in Functional Dry Needling and also instructs with Kinetacore for both Level I and II cirricula.  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. 


Diana (Magtanong)Patterson, LMP

Diana is a graduate of Cortiva Institute of Massage Therapy with 4+ years of fitness background as a personal trainer and nutrition coach. She is an active member of the American Massage Therapy Association. Her background in fitness and collaboration with physical therapists, chiropractors and other fitness professionals has given her a uniquely compassionate and holistic approach to client's needs. Diana combines intuition and clinically-based technical skills such as Sports Massage, Deep Tissue, Nueromuscular and Myofascial Release techniques to bring a diverse skill set and therapeutic touch. She is a strong advocate of stretching, movement and kneading to ain in restorative treatment which enhances the body's natural healing process. She has worked within athletic, rehabilitation and relaxation setting with experience in pre-post natal massage.

Diana is passionate about educating the client about their body and ultimately helping her clients live, feel and move at optimal level. In addition, Diana enjoys stating active and has a love for strength training and fitness.

In her free time you'll find her spending time with her family, hiking and exploring the great outdoors in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.

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