Ernie has been practicing Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapy for the last 18 years while proudly serving the Jefferson County region. His management, mentoring, and leadership skills have had positive effects on the growth and development of his coworkers while serving as a Clinic Director for the last 16 years. Ernie has served the area outside of his physical therapy practice while being a High School Football Coach in the community for 12 years. His passion has always been to deliver evidence based treatment, while being sensitive to a timely and effective recovery of the industrial and recreational athlete. Ernie takes pride in being a part of the patient’s medical Team responsible for excellent functional outcomes.
Ernie graduated cum laude with his Physical Therapy Degree from MIZZOU in 1998 while serving as class president. Prior to pursing his PT degree, Ernie graduated with Honors from Utah State University where he was a member of the USU Football team.
Ernie and his wife, Annette, have three boys: Blake, Reece, and Riley.