Our Staff: Moore Clinic
The physical therapists at Physical Therapy Central all have advanced physical therapy degrees at either the Master’s or Doctorate level. This allows the therapists to provide efficient and effective treatment outcomes for the patients. Each member of the staff completes a minimum of 40 continuing education hours per year to stay at the top of their field.
Jake Shockley, PT, MPT, OCS, COMT, FAAOMPT
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
Fellow in Training, NAIOMT Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship Program
Jake grew up in Edmond, OK with his younger siblings and graduated from Edmond Santa Fe High School. During high school he found his passion for extreme sports such as motocross and wakeboarding. He attended the University of Oklahoma and achieved his Bachelors of Science degree in Health studies in 2005. In 2007 he earned his Master’s in Physical Therapy from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and was on the Dean’s honor roll.
Upon graduating physical therapy school, Jake relocated to Dallas, Texas where he gained 4 years experience treating spinal and orthopaedic dysfunction. In 2008, Jake entered the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT) program to become certified in orthopaedic manual/manipulative therapy (COMT). To further excel his knowledge in physical therapy Jake earned his Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) certification in 2010. He is currently finalizing his fellowship requirements with NAIOMT, which involves research in the thoracic spine. /p>
Jake has a strong passion towards manual therapy and specializes in orthopaedic spinal and extremity dysfunction. Trigger point dry needling is another treatment option Jake enjoys utilizing as it has been shown to be highly effective for reducing pain. Jake has been a valued member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) since 2004. He obtained his APTA clinical instructor certification in 2009 and is currently a member of the APTA orthopaedic section. Apart from patient care, Jake highly enjoys teaching physical therapy students in the clinical setting.
Jake is an avid OU fan and spends his free time working out, mountain bike riding, traveling with his friends and family, and enjoying life outdoors. Jake lives with his dear wife Holly who is currently in school to become a licensed family and marriage therapist.
Feel free to contact Jake with any questions at email@example.com