physical therapy in issaquah wa

Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy in Issaquah


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Phone:
(425) 391-5504
Fax:
(425) 391-3670
Address:
6520 226th Place SE
Suite 201 
Issaquah, WA 98027
Clinic Hours:
Monday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

By appointment only. Last appointment scheduled one hour before closing to allow for appropriate treatment time.

Welcome to Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy Clinic, conveniently located in Issaquah, WA. Our mission is to provide the highest quality healthcare and exceptional service for our patients while maintaining a strong commitment to high ethical standards. We believe the patient’s health and well-being come first, and strive to maintain a warm, compassionate, and caring atmosphere whether the focus is on acute care, or developing long-term solutions for chronic conditions.

Same Day Appointments Available.  Call to schedule today (425) 391-5504.

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- Services -

Issaquah (Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy) provides expert care for a wide range of conditions, click the links below to learn more or call to schedule with a Physical Therapist.

Back Care
Balance Training/ Fall Prevention
Elbow and Wrist Care
Foot and Ankle Care
Gait Training
Headaches
Hip Care
Kinesio Taping
Knee Care
Manual Therapy
Motor Vehicle Injuries
Neck Care
Nutrition Counseling
Orthopedic Rehabilitation
Pediatric Physical Therapy
Pre-Surgical Wellness
Shoulder Care
Spinal Rehabilitation
Sport Specific Therapy and Rehabilitation
Vestibular Clearing and Rehabilitation
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- Staff -

Andrew Didricksen, PT, DPT

Clinic Director, Physical Therapist Andy is a bright and encouraging clinician who works diligently to help patients achieve their goals and return from injury. Andy believes that empowering clients with knowledge of their condition and collaboratively reaching a treatment plan is essential to a successful outcome. As a patient of Andy’s, you will be listened to, respected, encouraged, and will even have some fun on your road to recovery. Andy has successfully treated a wide range of conditions and patients from post-surgical cases to professional athletes looking to improve performance. If you want personalized and results driven treatment, then Andy is the physical therapist for you!
Education:
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy: University of Puget Sound Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology: Western Washington University

Organizations:
  • American Physical Therapy Association

Margret Lyons, RDN, CD

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified Dietitian Margret graduated from Bastyr University with her baccalaureate degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She practiced her dietetic internship at Good Shepherd Medical Hospital, The Institute for Healthy Living, and The University of Texas Health Science Center in northeast Texas. Margret has practiced in a variety of settings including acute care for adults, neonatal nutrition, diabetic education, bariatric and weight loss nutrition, and outpatient counseling. Her counseling technique utilizes motivational interviewing to help patients reach goals that are important to them and maintain results over a lifetime. Margret’s passion for health does not end with nutrition. In her leisure time she hikes in the Cascade Mountains and scrambles up local peaks. She is a former bike racer and current marathon runner.  When she is not running she enjoys fly fishing, gardening, and tasting cuisine from all parts of the world.
Education:
  • Bachelor of Science and Nutrition, Bastyr University 2015.

Stephanie Burk, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant Stephanie was raised in Fall City and currently lives in North Bend. She was a collegiate soccer and rugby player at Whitman College. She is excited to be providing physical therapy services to her local community, and enjoys working with people of all ages and backgrounds. She believes in a well-rounded plan of care with a balance of manual therapy, exercise, and education to return patients to their highest quality of life. In her spare time she enjoys running, hiking, kayaking, skiing, and the occasional lazy day of baking and cross stitch.
Education:
  • Associates of Science, Physical Therapist Assistant, Green River College, 2017

  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Whitman College, 2013

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- Reviews -

Dustin Frost
Dustin Frost
05:14 06 May 19
Back in October of 2018 I ruptured my Achilles tendon playing basketball that required surgery, it was a sad setback as I'm a very active person. I'm so happy I found Andy and Stephanie they helped me for 4 months go through all the proper processes to recovery successfully from my injury! I highly recommend Lake Sammamish PT, they are very knowledgeable and always provide a fun and positive experience.read more
Paul Wasson
Paul Wasson
15:00 21 Mar 19
Andy at Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy is great to work with. He listened carefully as I described my symptoms and came up with a plan that is helping me recover quickly. I like the atmosphere at Lake Sammamish PT and I also really like the App they set me up on that has all of my prescribed exercises on my phone. It makes it easy to remember and perform the exercises at home.read more
Elena Dolgaleva
Elena Dolgaleva
01:49 22 Feb 19
With an ankle injury and my ankle doctor referral, I stopped on Lake Sammamish PT for 2 simple reasons: 1 - a high grade on Google, 2 - the ability to schedule an appointment with the doctor sooner than all others PT's in the area. From the first phone call until the end of my recovery, I felt the team’s friendly attitude and warm atmosphere. This is when you feel very comfortable in a new place, and glad to visit it. I was met by Dr. Andy. And I can not say more - his personality, knowledge, ability to listen and feel the needs and problems of the person, as well as the style of communication and chosen treatment plan, led me to delight. This is when you are in safe hands, when you receive all the necessary information and understanding of what is happening, when you know for sure that not a single word or need will be left unattended, and each visit will be filled with positivity, smiles, laughter, and, well, hard (moderately), but important work aimed at your early recovery. Here I want to notice one important detail. We all can learn something. But in some areas of knowledge, it is not enough just to know the theory very well, and even it is not enough to have a lot of practice, but it is very important to feel and have the ability to understand what you are doing by your own nature. And Dr. Andy undoubtedly has this talent. Many words in my review, but I really mean what I say. In my whole life, this is only the second person who perfectly understands the human body and how to help its recovery. Very attentive, super responsive, full of understanding and necessary knowledge, pleasant in communication, causing a feeling of reliability, and giving excellent results in a short term - a huge thank you for that experience with you, Andy! Wishing Lake Sammamish PT much further success! Sincerely, Elenaread more
Mark Herzog
Mark Herzog
01:35 11 Feb 19
This is the best place to get physical therapy! The staff are knowledgeable and effective but still make the whole experience a lot of fun. I would 100% recommend Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy.read more
Lauren Forbes
Lauren Forbes
18:07 05 Jan 19
All the staff is very knowledgeable and super friendly. They are results driven with treatment plans that will actually get you better! I have been to other clinics in the past and nothing compares to Lake Sammamish Physical Therapy and the quality of care that Dr. Andy provides. Everything they have you do in your treatment plan is for a purpose, there are never any mindless exercises. Their clinic also has a dietician on staff, who I had the pleasure of meeting with. Just like the other staff members she is very knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend meeting with her! I feel like I have a much better understanding of what foods to eat and what I need to adjust in my diet in order to reach my fitness goals. With all the "fad" diets out there, it was refreshing to meet with a professional and expert in the field who could help me navigate my own personal meal plan. I was able to ask her questions and we drafted a plan specific for my body and its needs. It was a great experience and I will be back! Overall you can tell that the staff and company as a whole cares deeply about their patients and for that I give 5 stars.read more
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- Testimonials -

“ This is the best therapy clinic I have been to.  Great Job!! ”-Sharon
“I am very pleased with the care I've received from Dr. Andy. He is a good listener, and always has such a positive attitude. The exercises he has prescribed for me have helped me tremendously! You can tell that he cares about his patients. Best Physical Therapist I've ever been to!”-Sandra E.
“When I began feeling pain in my hip and upper leg, I hobbled around for several weeks waiting for things to get better... My wife urged me to seek a referral for physical therapy, which I later asked my doctor to provide... It wasn't more than four weeks at physical therapy before I began to feel real relief. I was able to stand without experiencing pain after only a few minutes and have been returning to my regular activities after months of dealing with being incapacitated by my pain. I thank the team at Lake Sammamish PT for their terrific help and look forward to hiking again this spring.”-Terry W.
“ I have found treatment explained to my satisfaction along with exercises to be done at home with stipulation to stop if painful at all.  I am completely satisfied in all aspects of my treatment. ”-Mary

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