Sean Petersen, PT, DPT, CSCS



Recognizing the Signs of Tendonitis and How to Treat it

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, tendonitis causes more than 70,000 people to miss work per year. This is just one of many reasons why it is important to understand the symptoms of tendonitis so that you can avoid not only the pain but the inconvenience it...

What are Non-Surgical Treatment Options for a Herniated Disc

The spine consists of 26 bones called vertebrae and between them are cushion-like pads called “intervertebral discs”. The discs serve as shock absorbers for the vertebrae and help provide stability to the spine. When one of these intervertebral discs loses its normal...


Sean Graduated from Wayne State College in 2019 with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Cognitive Rehabilitation in Healthcare. Following graduation, Sean attended The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, where he graduated as a Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2022.

As a physical therapist, Sean offers a detail-oriented, logical approach coupled with sincerity, empathy, and patient-centered values. Sean is a lifelong learner achieving certifications in Functional Dry Needling (FDN) and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) while currently working to achieve his Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). Sean employs current research and innovative approaches to his treatment sessions while maintaining evidence-based practice. Having grown up in the Midwest, Sean values interpersonal relationships and open communication with his patients.

When not working, Sean enjoys traveling to national parks, hiking, and is a landscape, wildlife, and portrait photographer. He is active and is often found playing hockey or exercising. However, Sean is a foodie at heart and loves trying new restaurants and breweries. Mostly, Sean enjoys spending time with his family and friends and centers his life around faith.