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Adam Van Nortwick

Adam Van Nortwick, PT, DPT

Dr. Van Nortwick graduated from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training. He was employed at Longwood University for three years as an athletic trainer before returning to school to pursue a career in physical therapy. Adam earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Virginia, in May 2013 and joined Appalachian PT at the Broadway office. He has a special interest in neuromusculoskeletal dysfunction, sports medicine, and running injury prevention/rehabilitation. In December of 2013 he earned the designation of Postural Restoration Certified practitioner from the Postural Restoration Institute in Lincoln, Nebraska, which enables him to recognize and treat patterned pathomechanics which affect movement throughout the human body. Adam is originally from Saranac Lake, New York, and currently resides in Rockingham County with his wife, son, and daughter. He speaks Spanish and enjoys playing guitar, running, and spending time outdoors with his family and animals.