Kurt Hutchinson has been a practicing Physical Therapist for Illinois Bone & Joint Institute since 2002. In that time he has had the chance to work in a variety of roles. He spent many years working with the total joint program assisting with educating patients prior to their surgery and maximizing their function after. He has worked for years in gait analysis and orthotic fabrication, including working with his colleagues to provide orthotic devices for the athletes at Northwestern University. Additionally
Kurt has spent time working with a variety of overhead athletes and working with complex issues in the lower half with young athletes. His areas of interest involve solving coordination of the lower body and core into a functional unit and scapular strength and coordination. Kurt has spoken at the IATA state conference and at various internal events on clinical decision-making and communication strategies to maximize performance in the clinic.