John Payne, DPT, OCS @ Puyallup (Meridian Physical Therapy)
Puyallup, WA 98372
Saturday 8am – 1pm
By appointment only. Last appointment scheduled one hour before closing to allow for appropriate treatment time.
John Payne, DPT, OCS
John received his B.S. from Brigham Young University in Exercise Physiology. He then went on to receive a Masters of Physical Therapy at the University of Utah. He moved to Washington where he worked in a private practice in outpatient orthopedics and then returned to the University of Utah a year later to complete a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. John has worked in outpatient orthopedics for 12 years and has recently become a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). He enjoys employing manual therapy skills with exercise and movement to help his patients restore their active life styles. He has worked in management positions and begun a work conditioning/work hardening program. John is a busy father of four and enjoys the outdoors; hiking and camping when he can but most of his time he can be found working on home improvement projects around his house. He also owns and operates a horse boarding facility, where he performs hippotherapy.
- Bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Physiology from Brigham Young University
- Masters and Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University of Utah