physical therapy

John Brunolli, MHS, PT, CSCS, Cred. MDT


John Brunolli has many years of experience in the evaluation, assessment, treatment, and prevention of post-surgical, orthopedic, sports, and musculoskeletal injuries. He graduated with a BS degree in physical therapy from the University of Montana in 1986. He received an advanced Masters of Health Science degree from the University of Indianapolis in 1994 with emphasis in orthopedic and sports physical therapy. He has published articles in the Physical Therapy Journal and Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy. He has received the Steven J Rose award for excellence in Orthopedic Physical Therapy Research.

John is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist from the National Strength and Conditioning Association and uses these techniques to assist athletes of all kinds to recover and improve their physical performance and conditioning. He is credentialed in the Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment of the spine from the McKenzie Institute which identifies him as having unique evaluation and treatment skills for cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spinal conditions. He is also certified for Functional Movement Screens and has used this to identify and correct musculoskeletal deficits before they become problems.

He is an avid triathlete, Master’s swimmer, and long distance bicyclist. He has competed in several Ironman events, eco-challenges, and century/double century cycling rides. He also enjoys backpacking, fly fishing, and kayaking.