165 Lilly Rd NE, Suite B, Olympia • 360.455-8014

Staff

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Linnea Comstock PT, DPT, OCS (Orthopedic Board Certified American Physical Therapy Association) MPA

 

Linnea has been a physical therapist since 1983. She worked as a staff and lead physical therapist at Providence St. Peter Hospital, started the PT Clinic at the Memorial Clinic, and has been in private practice for 14 years.   She received her Orthopedic Board Certification through the American Physical Therapy Association in June of 2011 and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in August 2015.  She graduated Magne Cum Laude with her Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Washington, and later received her Master’s of Public Adminstration from The Evergreen State College in 1995. Linnea loves to get to the bottom of why people have muscle and joint pain. She critically evaluates each patient’s pain problem and prescribes custom exercises to fit the exact issue. She especially likes to treat neck and shoulder pain, back pain and knee/foot problems using this approach. She also treats many pelvic floor patients for pain, and incontinence. She enjoys being with family and friends, being in and around water and travel. She has been in Washington State most of her life and looks forward to our beautiful summers.

 

 

 

 

Joyce Mills, MPT  OCS (Orthopedic Board Certified American Physical Therapy Association)

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Joyce has been a physical therapist since 2000 and has worked in Olympia for the past 9 1/2 years. Joyce is a native of Wisconsin and graduated with her degree in Exercise Physiology from The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN then attended Carroll College in Waukesha, WI where she received her Master’s of Physical Therapy degree.  Joyce received her OCS (Orthopedic Clinical Specialist) in 2012.  Her clinical specialties include: vertigo and vestibular rehabilitation, sports rehabilitation, and women’s health including stress and urge incontinence treatment. She loves Washington State (even the rain) and enjoys the beautiful scenery of the mountains and the abundant water. In her spare time she plays softball, volleyball, and as time allows hiking and biking.

 

 

 

 

 

Lori Waterman PT, DPT, PRPC, OCS

lori2Lori has been a physical therapist since 1988, working in the Olympia area since 2006 after a period of staying at home caring for her children.  She completed her transitional doctorate of physical therapy (DPT) in 2011, and received board certification as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) from the American Physical Therapy Association in 2012. Since June of 2010, she has been treating patients with pelvic health issues, with specialty training completed through Herman & Wallace Institute.  She was just notified that she passed the inaugural Pelvic Therapy Practitioner Certification exam through Herman &Wallace. Her bachelor’s degree was through Ithaca College in New York, with graduate degree through AT Still University.

Lori is passionate about helping people restore symmetry and balance to their neuromuscular and musculoskeletal systems to allow for the greatest ease and efficiency of movement.  She loves helping others to more fully understand their bodies, in order to return to the activities that have  meaning and purpose for them.  In her non-work life, she cooks, gardens, spins wool, knits, reads books, loves yoga and weightlifting.  She is married to an infectious disease doctor, Steven Standaert, and has three daughters with ages ranging from middle school through college.  They live in Littlerock, WA on 5 acres with goats, turkeys, chickens, honeybees and a large not-adequately-cared-for garden.