Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 7:00 am – 4:00 pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
- Pre & Post-Surgical Rehabilitation
- Manual Therapy
- Sports Rehabilitation & Return to Sports
- ACL Prevention Jump Program
- Trigger Point Dry Needling (TDN)
- Spine Rehabilitation
- Headaches / TMJ Dysfunction
- Myofascial Release
- Work Injury Rehabilitation
- Adolescent Orthopedic Rehabilitation
- Total Joint Rehabilitation
- Rock Tape Certified Provider
Dennis Martin, PT, ATC, Cert. ART, Cert. DN
Dennis is a dual credentialed provider who has more than 20 years of clinical and field experience in athletic training and physical therapy. Dennis earned his degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in athletic training at the University of Northern Colorado in 1995. He finished his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from Regis University in 1998, where he was honored with a clinical achievement award and excellence in research. Dennis worked at the Steadman Hawkins clinic for six years, where he experienced countless hours of surgical observation and worked three seasons assisting the Denver Broncos during training camp and game coverage. Dennis is the co-founder of Pro Active Physical Therapy, which has been in business since 2006. Beyond his extensive clinical experience, Dennis has completed hundreds of hours of clinical education with emphasis in Active Release Techniques, spinal manipulation, trigger point dry needling and concussion evaluation and management. Clinically, Dennis has a special interest in postoperative management of the extremities, acute injury evaluation, management of spinal dysfunction and headaches. When Dennis isn’t working he spends his time with his three son, Mitch 20, Conner 18, and Landen 12.
Ryan Palkoner, PT, MPT, Cert ART, Cert DN
Ryan Palkoner is in his 17th year of clinical practice after receiving his Master of Physical Therapy degree from Nova Southeastern University. Ryan’s background consists of advanced training in joint manipulation and soft-tissue mobilization including Active Release Techniques (ART) which has emerged as the Gold Standard in myofascial release. He is a certified McKenzie provider and also holds a certification in Trigger Point Dry Needling (Cert DN) from the Spinal Manipulation Institute. As a clinician, Ryan has extensive experience in outpatient orthopedic settings and has utilized Instrument-Assisted Soft-Tissue Mobilization (IASTM) and its many tools as well as Kinesiology Taping Techniques for over 15 years. Ryan is part of the Ironman
Provider Network and has been part of the medical staff attending several Ironman Triathlons, the AVP Pro Volleyball Tournament and the Carlsbad Marathon which has given him the opportunity to treat a multitude of injuries in numerous professional and recreational athletes.
In addition to being a seasoned and practicing Physical Therapist, Ryan lectures around the country teaching practitioners from a variety of disciplines in the areas of manual release techniques, IASTM and Kinesiology taping. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedic Section.
Matt Franzino, PTA
A native of Long Island, NY, Matt has worked with Pro Active Physical Therapy for over 5 years. Starting as a Physical Therapy Aide, Matt has since continued his education at Pima Medical Institute in Denver, CO, where he received his license as a Physical Therapist Assistant in 2016.
Matt has experience in both inpatient and outpatient therapy, having strong interests in manual therapy and orthopedics, while aspiring to be an Active Release Technique (ART) provider in the near future. Clinically, Matt believes therapy should be safe, effective, and efficient, but puts a huge emphasis on educating and building a rapport with his patients.
In 2015, Matt and his wife gave birth to their first child, who he loves spending time with, in addition to exploring Colorado, including both the outdoors and the restaurant scene. Matt also has a passion for golf, and watching his favorite sports teams play.