Meet Our Staff


Amy graduated from The College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN with a Master of Physical Therapy (MPT) in 1999, and earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) from Utica College in 2011. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine from Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO. She is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS), Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS). Amy is also trained in Pilate’s method of conditioning, Yoga, and Integrated Systemic Dry Needling.

Amy has worked in orthopedics and sports medicine for over 20 years. She is skilled in evaluation, management, and prevention of injuries, pre and post-surgical rehabilitation, and sports specific conditioning. She has extensive training in orthopedic manual therapy, specializing in methods taught by Mulligan, Maitland, and McKenzie. She has worked as an athletic trainer and physical therapist with high school, college, and professional level athletes including College of St. Scholastica, University of Denver, Colorado Foxes Professional Soccer, and she is currently Head Athletic Trainer and Physio for Santa Monica Rugby Club Men’s teams. Amy has also instructed for Broncos Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation coaching seminars.

Amy is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), including membership in Orthopedic, Sports, and Private Practice Special Interest Group Sections, American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (OMPT), National Athletic Trainer’s Association (NATA), and National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA), Body Arts and Sciences International (BASI), Yoga Alliance (YA), and Pilates Method Alliance (PMA).

Kim Livas, DPT

Kim graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Mt. St. Mary’s College in 2009 and previously had earned her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from University of Illinois at Chicago.

Kim has been involved with many different activities and sports since childhood and continues to actively participate in various styles of dance and coaching competitive high school cheerleading.

She enjoys working with the sports medicine and pediatric populations. In the future, she would like to blend these to passions to help create injury prevention programs for young competitive athletes in a variety of sports.

Kim is currently working towards her Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) credential and would like to also further her training in the art of Pilates.

In conjunction with practicing physical therapy, Kim also teaches at Mt. St. Mary’s College in the undergrad Anatomy and Physiology labs.

She is currently a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), including membership in the Orthopedic and Pediatric Sections, and the California Physical Therapy Association (CPTA).