Peter Carlson , PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Orthopedic Manual Therapist

Peter received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Washington in 2010 and his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Mount Saint Mary’s University in 2017. He joined the MTI Physical Therapy team in 2018 and began to pursue a Manual Therapy Residency program through the Ola Grimsby Institute, which he completed in January, 2019. He has extensive experience coaching and developing training programs for athletes of all ages and ability levels. His passion for helping his clients achieve their movement and activity goals drove him to pursue further training through the Ola Grimsby Institute’s Manual Therapy Fellowship Program.

Aside from his experience in treating orthopedic conditions, he also has experience in neurological rehabilitation, pediatrics, and wound care. Peter is also certified in administering blood flow restriction (BFR) therapy.

While at the University of Washington, Peter was a member of their rowing team, helping them earn multiple championship titles. He is an avid waterman and regularly enjoys rowing, kayaking, spearfishing, fly fishing, and sailing. When he can’t get out on the water he enjoys getting muddy mountain biking with his wife in the Pacific Northwest.


  • Orthopedic Manual Therapy Residency Program, Ola Grimsby Institute-Seattle, WA (2019)
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles, CA (2017)
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (2010)


  • PT – Physical Therapist
  • DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • OMT – Orthopedic Manual Therapist

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Physical Therapy Association of Washington (PTWA)