OUR TEAM

Kerry DeGaetani PT, DPT, SCS

Meet Kerry:
Kerry offers extensive experience treating orthopedic and sports medicine patients, including concussion treatments. Additionally, she has comprehensive professional training for pregnant and postpartum women. She prides herself in prioritizing patients’ wellbeing, performing comprehensive evaluations, and developing individualized care plans. Kerry also takes an education-centered approach to ensure continuity fo care for her patients.
 
Specialties:
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Hip Impingement (FAI)
  • Labral Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tendinitis/Tendonosis
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Alterning Biomechanics to Reduce Nerve Stress
  • Manual Therapy to Decompress Nerve
  • Strengthening to Normalize Muscle Function Around Nerve
  • Ergonomic Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Postural Training
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Ankle
  • Elbow
  • Foot
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Repetitive Stress Injuries
  • Running Analysis
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Concussion treatment
  • Back Pain
  • Diastasis Recti Abdominis
  • Post-Partum Pelvic Floor Rehab
  • Post-Partum Posture Retraining
  • Sacroiliac Pain
  • Joint Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Muscle or Ligament Reconstruction
  • Spine Surgeries
  • Addressing all musculoskeletal pain after car accident trauma
  • Concussion treatment
  • Ergonomic Education
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
  • Concussion treatment
Education & Professional Certifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Concentration in Sports Medicine – University of Virginia
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy – Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
  • Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
  • Certificate of Achievement in Obstetric Physical Therapy
 
Professional Affiliations:
  • APTA – American Physical Therapy Association
Personal Interests:

Kerry moved to Seattle from the East Coast almost two years ago and has loved exploring what the PNW has to offer with her husband and two children. She is an avid runner and also enjoys hiking, biking, and camping. At home, she can be found DIY-ing crafts from Pinterest or baking in the kitchen with her son who loves a good chocolate chip cookie.

Kathleen Caples PT, MPT, OCS, CSCS

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Meet Kathleen:
Kathleen is passionate about restorative care and empowering her patients during the recovery process. Her goal is to always treat the whole patient, not just the injury, to create lasting healing, not just temporary relief. With more than 20 years as a Physical Therapist, Kathleen is honored to have the opportunity to participate in her patient’s recovery and empower them with the knowledge to heal themselves.
 
Specialties:
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Hip Impingement (FAI)
  • Labral Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tendinitis/Tendonosis
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Alterning Biomechanics to Reduce Nerve Stress
  • Manual Therapy to Decompress Nerve
  • Strengthening to Normalize Muscle Function Around Nerve
  • Coccyx Pain
  • Dyspareunia (Painful Intercourse)
  • Endometriosis
  • Interstitial Cystitis /
  • Painful Bladder Syndrome
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Post Hysterectomy
  • Pudendal Neuralgia
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vaginissmus
  • Vulvar Vestibulitis
  • Vulvodynia
  • Coccyx Pain
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Groin/Testicular Pain
  • Interstitial Cystitis /
  • Painful Bladder Syndrome
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Post Prostatectomy
  • Prostatitis
  • Prostatodynia
  • Pudendal Neuralgia
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Ergonomic Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Postural Training
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Ankle
  • Elbow
  • Foot
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Repetitive Stress Injuries
  • Running Analysis
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Back Pain
  • Diastasis Recti Abdominis
  • Post-Partum Pelvic Floor Rehab
  • Post-Partum Posture Retraining
  • Sacroiliac Pain
  • Joint Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Muscle or Ligament Reconstruction
  • Spine Surgeries
  • Addressing all musculoskeletal pain after car accident trauma
  • Ergonomic Education
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
Education & Professional Certifications:
  • Bachelors of Science in Biology – Washington State University Pullman, WA
  • Masters in Physical Therapy – Mount St. Mary’s College Los Angeles, CA
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
 
Professional Affiliations:
  • APTA – American Physical Therapy Association
Personal Interests:

Kathleen enjoys spinning, gourmet cooking, traveling the world and reading non-fiction. In college, she rowed competitively with WSU varsity women’s crew, but for now rows on an erg on dry land. Kathleen also snowboards, gardens and adores spending quality time with her husband and two children.

Kristi Dutcher PT, OCS

Meet Kristi:
Kristi delights in helping you solve the puzzle of your well-being. She is constantly amazed by the ways in which the body will compensate in order to function in the world. She feels that listening closely to you and your body is the key to revealing the sources of your body’s imbalance. Using her extensive toolbox gained over four decades as a Physical Therapist, Kristi will support your body as it re-calibrates. Her intention is for you to feel better and move better with a reduced risk of re-injury.
 
Specialties:
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Hip Impingement (FAI)
  • Labral Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tendinitis/Tendonosis
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Alterning Biomechanics to Reduce Nerve Stress
  • Manual Therapy to Decompress Nerve
  • Strengthening to Normalize Muscle Function Around Nerve
  • Ergonomic Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Postural Training
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Ankle
  • Elbow
  • Foot
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Repetitive Stress Injuries
  • Running Analysis
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Joint Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Muscle or Ligament Reconstruction
  • Spine Surgeries
  • Addressing all musculoskeletal pain after car accident trauma
  • Ergonomic Education
  • Post-Operative Rehabilitation
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
Education & Professional Certifications:
  • Bachelors of Science in Physical Therapy – University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Residency in Advanced Orthopedic Manual Therapy, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Hayward, CA
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Professional Affiliations:
  • APTA-American Physical Therapy Association
Personal Interests:

Kristi is a lifelong learner and is constantly taking classes in various healing modalities. When not studying, she can be found outside – hiking, skiing, biking or playing in her garden. She loves spending time on the Oregon Coast and traveling with friends. Kristi can also be found scoping out new crystal shops or learning new steps on the dance floor.

Mike Murphy PT DPT OCS

Meet Mike:
Mike Murphy brings a unique blend of manual therapy and dynamic motor control to help treat a wide variety of injuries and dysfunction. He has spent the last 9 years in the Seattle area providing one on one, patient centered care and is excited to continue excellent care at Sage PT.
 
Specialties:
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Hip Impingement (FAI)
  • Labral Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tendinitis/Tendonosis
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Alterning Biomechanics to Reduce Nerve Stress
  • Manual Therapy to Decompress Nerve
  • Strengthening to Normalize Muscle Function Around Nerve
  • Ergonomic Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Postural Training
  • Posture Retraining
  • Strengthening and Stabilization
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
  • Ankle
  • Elbow
  • Foot
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Repetitive Stress Injuries
  • Running Analysis
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Taping Techniques
  • Tissue Mobilization
Education & Professional Certifications:
  • Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology – San Diego State University. San Diego, CA
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy – University of Puget Sound. Tacoma, WA
  • Board certified orthopedic specialist – American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
Personal Interests:
Mike enjoys cycling, home improvement and spending time with his wife and daughter. 

Kali Berglund

Meet Kali:
Kali is the Front Desk Receptionist at Sage Physical Therapy and joins the team as a recent graduate from the University of Washington. While at UW, Kali earned a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Kali also joins the league of runners at Sage PT and can be found training for her latest marathon when not helping out clients at Sage.