ABOUT - THE CLIMB CLINIC
Dr. Kevin Cowell, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, FAAOMPT, Dip. Osteopractic (He/Him) is the owner of The Climb Clinic located within G1 Climbing + Fitness. Kevin received his Bachelors of Science in Applied Health from Azusa Pacific University & earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Regis University here in Colorado. He has extensive training in treating all orthopaedic conditions as he is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and has received his Diploma in Osteopractic. He is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).
Kevin is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapist (FAAOMPT). Through the fellowship, he has become an expert in advanced clinical, analytical, & hands-on skills in the treatment of musculoskeletal orthopaedic movement disorders. He travels across the country to assist at courses teaching clinicians dry needling (Cert. DN), ultrasound-guided dry needling, spinal manipulation (Cert. SMT), extremity manipulation (Cert. EMT), and performance rehab and strength training.
Kevin has served as a physical therapist in a variety of sporting events including the Bouldering World Cup in Vail as well as the Arcanum Mile High Crossfit Games. He has come to specialize in treating numerous climbing & sport-related injuries from flexor pulley injuries, rotator cuff tendinopathy, cervical nerve impingement, low back pain, lateral epicondylopathy, & more. Kevin's passion for training and recovery involved in reducing injury while enhancing performance spills over into his day-to-day life. If he isn't in the clinic, you can find him climbing, backcountry skiing, or mountain biking in Colorado.