MEET OUR BRECKENRIDGE THERAPISTS
KRISTIN SCHWARCK, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS
Originally from North Dakota, Kristin has been a physical therapist in Breckenridge since 2003. She received her Master of Science in Physcial Therapy and Doctor of Physical Therapy from Andrews University.
Kristin is board certified in orthopedic (OCS) and sports (SCS) physical therapy through the American Physical Therapy Association. She is certified in trigger point dry needling, Pilates, and Kinesiotaping. She is passionate about helping her patients return to the activities they love. Her free time is spent riding and racing mountain bikes, skiing, and traveling.
BARBARA THOMAS, PT, MPT, OCS, ATC
Barbara Thomas moved to Colorado from San Marcos, Ca. She attended the University of Colorado in Boulder earning her BA in Kinesiology. She moved back to California to work with the Athletic teams of the Palomar Comets to finish her internship hours for her Athletic Training Certification.
While in California she was accepted to Western University of Health Sciences earning her Master in Physical Therapy. After graduating in 2002 she returned to work in a private clinic in Boulder, Co focusing on Sports Medicine. Once back in Boulder she realized that her true love was in the Mountains of Colorado. Jumping at the opportunity Barbara began working as a PT in the Vail Valley in 2004. She has been a physical therapist in Breckenridge since 2007, and loves the community Summit County has to offer.
Barbara is a Certified Specialist in Orthopedics, and Pilates Equipment. Barbara believes athletes are made up of people any age, and varying abilities. Barbara enjoys working with people to create and achieve their physical therapy goals. Barbara loves snowboarding and skinning with her new split board during the winter and her summers are filled with rowing on the beautiful lake Dillon, biking and volleyball.