Our Team

Karen Backall

Karen Backall, PT

Graduated from Hahnemann Medical College’s Physical Therapy program in 1989. Karen’s work experience has included acute care, geriatrics, outpatient orthopedics, men and women’s pelvic floor dysfunction. Karen was one of the first in North Carolina to receive her certification in dry needling. Karen has participated in a research study for treating low back pain due to her placement in the top 10% of over 300 therapists nationwide for successful outcomes for this diagnosis. Karen has received UNC’s Department of Gynecology’s highest 3 star rating for her treatment of their pelvic patients. Karen’s specialty interests remain in outpatient orthopedics and male/female pelvic floor dysfunction.  Karen and her spouse reside on a farm in Cameron, NC. Home includes 3 horses, 5 dogs and 5 cats. When not working or doing “farm chores” , Karen enjoys dressage, trail riding, and ballroom dancing.