Julie Akers, PTA @ Seattle (University Physical Therapy)
Seattle, WA 98105
Tuesday 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
By appointment only. Last appointment scheduled one hour before closing to allow for appropriate treatment time.
Julie Akers, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Growing up in the suburbs of Chicago, Julie participated in sports throughout high school. She earned her Bachelors of Science degree at the University of Illinois. After moving to Washington, Julie studied at Lake Washington Institute of Technology to earn her certification as a physical therapist assistant. She has been working at University RET since August 2016. Julie completed a specialty certification in orthopaedics program to advance her clinical practice. Julie loves working in physical therapy because it allows her to utilize her knowledge and skills to provide specific and individualized treatment for her patients. She enjoys teaching patients exercises and movement patterns that enable them to return to their favorite sports and activities while preventing future injuries. Julie participates in a range of activities including music, hiking, hanging out with her friends and family, movies, reading, and enjoying the Seattle craft beer industry.
- Bachelor’s of Science in Animal Sciences from University of Illinois – Urbana/Champaign in 2005
- Physical Therapist Assistant Degree from Lake Washington Institute of Technology in 2016
- American Physical Therapy Association
- Physical Therapy Association of Washington