Nathan Smith, MPT
- Physical Therapy
- Languages Spoken:
Undergraduate: Oregon State University
Medical Education: Pacific University Health Professions Campus
- Medical Staff Status:
- Samaritan Provider
- Accepting New Patients:
- Clinical Interests:
- Mckenzie Method, Endurance Athlete Rehabilitation
Certified in the McKenzie Method, Nathan focuses on the mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the spine and extremities. He specializes in the rehabilitation of sports injuries suffered by endurance athletes such as runners, cyclists and swimmers. He works with athletes across a wide range of ages and abilities, providing custom orthotics, bike fitting, swim stroke analysis, running and walking gait analysis.
Nathan first came to Corvallis as an undergraduate at Oregon State University, where he competed for OSU’s triathlon club, finishing the Hawaii Ironman World Championships six times. He is now very active in the Corvallis community, serving as a co-coach for the OSU Triathlon Club and as the chair for the Good Samaritan Challenge run/walk, which raises funds for rehab patients in need of financial assistance to purchase necessary equipment.
Nathan is married, and his wife, Kara, is also a physical therapist.