Amy Atmore

Organization: Phoenix Suns
Job title: Director of Performance
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Professional Experience: 10
Nationality: United States
Skills: Physical Therapist

Educational Experience

InstituteDegreeMajor DepartmentDate FromDate ToCurrent
University of Southern CaliforniaDoctorate2007-01-012011-01-01No
Oregon State UniversityBachelor of Science2002-01-012007-01-01No

Experience Details

CompanyTitleSummaryDate FromDate ToCurrent
West2East EmpireDirector of Performance2020-07-01No
Phoenix SunsPerformance TherapistPrimary role assisting in the evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries along with the development and implementation of performance therapy programs for NBA basketball players. Managed the Tendon health & Delos(proprioception) protocols specific to each athlete. Worked closely in collaboration with the Directors of Rehabilitation & Performance, Head ATC, assistant ATC, Strength Conditioning coaches, Sport Scientist, and training staff to optimize player health during in season practice, game, and travel scenarios.2019-08-012020-07-01No
AmypediaFounderPrivate and Travel sports PT for local athletes. Provided Injury screening, evaluation, return to sport rehabilitation, performance and recovery services in the Los Angeles Area. Taught injury prevention workshops to youth basketball (Honolulu, Hawaii), strength coaches and personal trainers (Los Angeles, CA).2019-03-012019-08-01No
REPAIR Sports InstituteSports Physical Therapist | Internship DirectorPrimary role performing Injury evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for 70-80 patients/week. Created individualized rehabilitation programs based on performance testing. Participated in off-season NFL/combine rehab and prehab. Directed and managed sports medicine internship program. Clinical Instructor for DPT students from USC, Chapman, University of Utah, AT Still university. Created & implemented return to sport protocols for concussion, ACL repair/reconstruction.2016-03-012019-01-01No
Edgewood High SchoolStrength & Conditioning CoachDevelopment, delivery, coordination of strength & conditioning services and injury prevention programs to the high school boys varsity basketball team. Implemented an evidence based dynamic warm up + pre-season strengthening program resulting in an initial 75% reduction in injuries during season.2014-08-012018-01-01No
S.T.A.R.S. Sports Training And Rehabilitation ServicesSports Medicine Staff | Physical TherapistProvided local and off site medical coverage for NFL, NBA, professional, college, amateur and youth athletes. Close collaboration with ATC, Massage Therapists, Chiropractors and MDs2016-03-012017-03-01No
Live AthleticsSports Physical TherapistResponsible for all aspects of patient care. Primary role evaluating, treating and managing 80-100 athletes/week (high school 75%, college 20%, professional 5%). Majority lower extremity injuries, post surgical rehab (ie: ACL, meniscus repair). Directed and managed PT Aides, assistive personal, and student internship program.2014-12-012016-02-01No
Olympia Medical CenterAcute Care Physical TherapistPrimary PT for the evaluation & treatment of all acute vertigo & vestibular cases in the hospital. Evaluated and treated post-operative, orthopedic and acute cases in telemetry and ICU.2011-01-012014-11-01No
Centre For Neuro SkillsPhysical Therapist Licensed ApplicantBrain injury rehabilitation in outpatient setting. Included acute and chronic cases of acquired and traumatic TBI, CVA and concussion. Youth 60%, adults 40%. Close on site collaboration with Speech & Occupational Therapists, Psychiatrists, and Physicians on weekly basis.2011-05-012011-10-01No
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation DistrictSwim Instructor / LifeguardSwim instructor & coach during high school and college. Primary roles in teaching swimming to children and adults from beginner to advanced levels.2000-01-012007-01-01No