Bettiann Wing, PT
Bettiann has been a physical therapist for over 30 years and enjoys treating people whose goal is to function better in their daily life with less pain and dysfunction whether that means playing sport, working at a computer all day, walking 40 feet to the mailbox or getting restful sleep.
ADVICE FOR FUTURE PATIENTS:
Treatment is a collaborative process so plan to take an active role in your care. Understanding is the key to success so get answers by asking questions. Do your homework.
HOW DO YOU STAY ACTIVE:
Family, yoga, walking, gardening.
FAVORITE RECOVERY FOOD:
Whatever is in reach which is usually something a little more on the health side…….
Recreating the landscape of our yard, sewing, crafting.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT:
Folding bed sheets and towels in a very hot hospital laundry department.
FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM:
ALTERNATE UNIVERSE CAREER:
PHYSICAL THERAPY PHILOSOPHY:
In partnership with my patients solve their clinical puzzle using a wide lens to identify all relevant factors.
SPECIALTIES, CERTIFICATIONS, SPECIAL INTERESTS:
specialized training includes manual therapy: North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy, movement: Movement System Impairment Series (Carrie Hall, MS PT), Integrated Systems Model with Lee & Lee, Visceral and Neuromeningeal Manipulation with the Barral Institute.
TREATMENT APPROACHES YOU KNOW BEST:
motor control , movement training, joint and soft tissue mobilization / manipulation including organ specific fascial release and neuromeningeal release.
Capital Hill, Seattle.
FAVORITE PLACE IN THE WORLD:
Canadian Gulf Islands.
University of Washington, Seattle University.
WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED:
That I am still learning every day.