Our Clinic

Our Staff

Preston Hall
PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Preston Hall has been practicing as a physical therapist since 1997 when he completed his Master’s degree in physical therapy from Univ of Alabama at Birmingham. He later completed his Doctoral degree in physical therapy from Northeastern Univ in Boston. Preston founded MountainTop Physical Therapy & Wellness Center in 2002 and has enjoyed working in Park City since 2000. Preston’s favorite activities include basketball, soccer, mountain biking, weight lifting, camping, fishing, and spending time with his wife Janette and five children.

Preston specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic rehabilitation and particularly focuses on helping his patients achieve a full recovery and turning the corner into a comprehensive fitness regimen to prepare them for lifelong health and wellness. Preston is a Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). This is a rigorous and distinctive certification among physical therapists showing a high level of knowledge and experience in working with orthopedic conditions. Preston is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. Preston has spent a great deal of time with the athletic population as a team physical therapist/trainer and has been on the sidelines for many a sports contest. However, Preston thrives on the diversity of his clientele and enjoys working with all ages and abilities. Preston has worked closely with most of the surgeons in Park City and Salt Lake and is well versed in post-op protocols and the thorough understanding of what transpired during his patients’ surgeries. We are proud of the very experienced staff here at MountainTop Physical Therapy and want you to feel confident that you will be able to achieve your optimum recovery at our clinic and be treated with respect and dignity.


Kathy Bochnowski,
PT, OCS

Kathy has been practicing physical therapy in an outpatient orthopedic setting since she graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) in 2000. She is recognized as a Board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). In 2002, she moved to Utah and soon thereafter joined the MountainTop team in 2004. In addition to orthopedics and sports medicine, Kathy expanded her practice in 2005 to include pelvic floor dysfunction and Women’s Health. With a compassionate and knowledgeable approach, she provides high-quality, individualized care to each patient.  She strives to empower her clients to take an active role in their recovery. She believes in lifelong education and travels yearly to attend continuing education courses. She has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) since 1998, and belongs to both the Orthopedic and Women’s Health Sections.

Kathy resides in Park City with her husband and two children. She enjoys everything outdoors that Park City has to offer and spending time with her family.


Stacy McCooey
PT, DPT, OCS

Stacy McCooey completed her Masters and Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Northeastern University in Boston.  She has been working at MountainTop Physical Therapy and Wellness Center in Park City, UT since then, advancing her career as an Integrative Physical Therapist.  Her article “Chronic Subclinical Systemic Inflammation as Measured by C-reactive Protein and its Relationship to Physical Therapy” was published in Orthopedic Practice in 2009.  Stacy utilizes biomechanical evaluation, nutritional counseling, and wellness education to enhance her treatments.  Her practice focuses on manual therapy including osteopathic and craniosacral techniques, as well as corrective exercises.  She enjoys multiple outdoor activities in Park City, using her experiences to help prepare her patients for return to sport and injury prevention.

 


Shaun Adams
PT, OCS

MountainTop Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that Shaun Adams has joined their practice as a full-time Physical Therapist and Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). Shaun is a native of Utah, and has been practicing physical therapy for the past 15 years. Throughout his career, Shaun has specialized in treatment in a wide variety of musculoskeletal issues with a particular interest in spine, knee, and shoulder related issues. Shaun received his degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He most recently practiced in Kanab, UT, and was a Clinic Director for an Outpatient clinic for the past 11 years. Shaun brings his wife and children to the area and is very excited about the new opportunities associated with working in this community and with MountainTop Physical Therapy. When Shaun isn’t working, he enjoys fly fishing, mountain biking, baseball and skiing.

 


Ryan Voss
PT, DPT

Ryan Voss is a graduate of Midwestern University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program and received his B.S. in Exercise Science from Trinity Christian College in Illinois. Ryan was born and raised in the western suburbs of Chicago and lived in Arizona while pursuing his graduate degree. He has experience working with patients of all levels, including professional and collegiate athletes. His treatment focuses on manual therapy and corrective therapeutic exercises to promote restoration of improved mechanics and functional mobility in order to allow for full recovery and participation in recreational activities. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends and family, training for endurance cycling races, working out, hiking, and camping. Ryan recently presented his research of Scapular Strength vs Pec Minor Length at APTA’s Combined Sections Meeting 2014.

 



Michelle Smith

PT, DPT

A Park City native, Michelle returned to her hometown roots after receiving her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from A.T. Still University in Arizona. Prior to becoming a physical therapist, Michelle worked as a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) at Westminster College and Rowland Hall, providing medical coverage for collegiate gymnastics, football, baseball, volleyball, and basketball, as well as all sports disciplines at the high school level. Although her background is in sports medicine, she also takes special interest in pediatrics, biomechanical analysis of runners to prevent overuse injuries, and various neurological diagnoses such as Multiple Sclerosis and Cerebral Palsy. In her free time, she enjoys all things dirt and snow that Park City has to offer.



 


Caralyn Baxter
PT, DPT

Caralyn is a Northeastern University doctor of physical therapy graduate and a New England native who joined the Mountain Top family in 2014. While in New England, Caralyn worked with Massachusetts General Hospital Sports Physical Therapy and assisted with rehab for the Boston Redsox, Boston Bruins, and United States Figure Skating. In addition, Caralyn served on the medical staff for the 2013 and 2014 Boston Marathon and plans to continue with her involvement in seasons to come. To supplement physical therapy treatment, Caralyn has pursued investigative research, producing several publications on scapular dyskinesis, potential contributing factors to subacromial pain in overhead athletes, and is currently developing a case report on AIIS avulsion fractures in adolescent female soccer players. Since moving to Park City, Caralyn has specialized in pediatric through elite athlete rehab and return-to-sport readiness. Outside of her time with MountainTop, Caralyn works with the United States Ski Team, traveling with the freestyle team for World Cup, NorAm, and Camp medical coverage. When she’s not treating patients or cheering for her Boston sports teams, Caralyn is usually found enjoying a great cup of coffee and pursuing all things outdoors.