Dr. Sarah Cash Crawford, PT, DPT, COMT, CMTPT
Dr. Sarah Cash Crawford, PT, DPT, COMT, CMTPT earned a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Miami (Fl.) in 2011 and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from The Ohio State University in 2008. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as well as the Ohio Physical Therapy Association (OPTA). Sarah is also a member of the American Heart Association (AHA), participating in the Stroke section.
Dr. Crawford is highly skilled in treating a wide variety of conditions including chronic pain, sports injuries, neck and back pain, cervicogenic headaches, and tempromandibular joint dysfunction (TMJ). She is classically trained in Geoffrey Maitland’s approach to orthopedic physical therapy and is a Certified Orthopedic Manual Therapist (C.O.M.T.). She believes in the use of hands-on treatments to restore normal function in order to maximize results and optimize patients’ outcomes. Dr. Crawford is also certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling through Myopain Seminars® as an alternative treatment intervention to a variety of conditions including tennis elbow, neck/upper back pain, IT Band syndrome, frozen shoulder, rotator cuff injuries, and much more. Dr. Crawford believes in the power of functional training through the use of multiple treatment techniques however she places an emphasis on Pilates based rehabilitation, earning her Certified Pilates Instructor credential from Pendleton Pilates located in Cincinnati, OH in December 2012.
Dr. Crawford began her career with extensive training in neurologic rehabilitation, specifically spinal cord injury and cerebrovascular accident (stroke), which has further enhanced her skills as an orthopedic therapist. She utilizes a comprehensive approach to each and every patient, integrating the neuromuscular, fascial and musculoskeletal systems in a manner that positively influences a faster return to prior level of function.