Dr. Anthony Young received his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where he was also a member of the Men’s Track and Field Team. He earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Northwestern University. As a doctoral research project, he co-authored a study investigating effects of human error on the outcome of patients following computer assisted total hip arthroplasty as it relates to function and rehabilitation. Anthony has received advanced training in manual therapy through the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy as a means to continue developing exceptional clinical skills.
Anthony is skilled in effective treatment of a variety of spinal and peripheral neuro-orthopedic dysfunctions. He strives to provide comprehensive care including manual therapy techniques, neuro-muscular re-education, and functional strengthening specific to each patient’s diagnosis. As a former high level student-athlete, he has a passion for working with the injured athlete at every level and age group. He understands the importance of a speedy and safe return to optimal level of performance, and provides for each patient the positive rehabilitation experience necessary to achieve this ultimate goal.