Stuart Eivers

Stuart Eivers , PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Physical Therapist
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist
Fellow of the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists

Stuart Eivers is the Clinic Manager of MTI Physical Therapy’s downtown Seattle clinic in The Washington Athletic Club (WAC). Stuart has been working in the field of outpatient orthopedics since 1992 after undergoing physical therapy himself for a period of time. He received a Master’s in Orthopedic Manual Therapy in 1997 and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2000. He became a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2003 and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists. Stuart has been teaching and consulting at the University of Washington’s Physical Therapy program and with the Ola Grimsby Institute. He has also been a clinical instructor for over 25 years and is MTI’s Clinical Education Coordinator.

Stuart is a father of two and enjoys hiking, basketball and bicycling. He has been active in the basketball league and Golf Club at the WAC.

Education:

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy, The Ola Grimsby Institute(2000); Dissertation: exercise in patients with herniated lumbar discs
  • Post-graduate residency program in Orthopedic Manual Therapy from the Ola Grimsby Institute (1997)
  • Masters in Physical Therapy from Chapman University (1992)

Credentials:

  • PT – Physical Therapist
  • DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • OCS – Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • FAAOMPT – Fellow of the American Academy of Manual Physical Therapists

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (FAAOMPT)
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)

Specialities / Interests:

  • Low back pain
  • Headaches
  • Chronic Pain

Appointments:

  • Board of Instructors for the Ola Grimsby Institute
  • University of Washington Curriculum Advisory Committee (PT) – UWCAC
  • Membership and Marketing Committee for the WAC
  • President – Puget Sound Spine Society (PSSS)
  • Vice President of the Ola Grimsby Institute