As a physical therapist, Todd Schemper enjoys problem solving the cause of a pain or injury to help patients find the best solution for recovery and prevention. Todd is also the COO for Kinetic Edge, as well as a partner in the company and the Des Moines and Waukee clinic manager. His mission is to serve those who entrust their therapy needs to him by focusing on treating the whole person since the source of a problem is often not where the complaint is. He enjoys using patient education, manual therapy, and specific exercise to address the needs of his clients.
Todd earned his master’s and doctorate in physical therapy from Des Moines University after earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology and exercise science from Dordt College. Todd is also an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist and a certified Astym provider. Todd resides in Des Moines with his wife Denise and their three kids.
FUN FACTS ABOUT TODD:
Something on his bucket list: He is working on competing in a running race or triathlon in all 50 states and is currently about half way there.
Actor he’d pick to play his life: Mark Wahlberg
Hobbies: Running, cycling, and being active with his wife and kids
Patrick Ford, DPT
Patrick Ford serves as a physical therapist for Kinetic Edge. His mission is to to help others regain confidence and hope through movement, exercise, and education.
Patrick earned a Bachelor’s degree in kinesiology and health from Iowa State University. He attended Creighton University to earn his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Patrick is from Mount Prospect, Illinois. He is living in the area with his wife, Sarah, their dog, Fergus and cat, Dixie. In his free time, he enjoys lifting weights, running, camping, hiking, watching movie with his wife.
FUN FACTS ABOUT PATRICK :
Actor he’d pick to play his life: Donald Glover
Celebrity he hopes will do therapy at Kinetic Edge: Anthony Rizzo (Cub’s 1st Baseman) because I’m a lifelong Cubs fan and he’s one of my favorite players
Something on his bucket list: Go backpacking in Yosemite, the Grand Canyon, and many other National parks.
Samantha Ferry is the care coordinator at our Des Moines and Waukee locations. Sam answers the phones, helps with your questions, does scheduling, and pitches in with whatever else is needed!
Sam graduated from Central College with a degree in Exercise Science. She and her dog Bella currently reside in Polk City. When Sam isn’t working, you’re likely to find her dancing or crafting.
FUN FACTS ABOUT SAM:
Food she’d eat for the rest of her life: Chinese, chicken fried rice in particular