COO, Partner, Clinic Manager, and Doctor of Physical Therapy
As a physical therapist, Todd enjoys problem solving the cause of a pain or injury to help clients find the best solution for recovery and prevention.
Todd is 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 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, a certified Astym provider and level 1 functional dry needling provider. Todd resides in West 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 half way there.
Actor he’d pick to play his life: Mark Wahlberg
Hobbies: Running, cycling, hiking and being active with his wife and kids
Patrick Ford, PT, DPT, OCS
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Patrick Ford serves as a physical therapist for Kinetic Edge. His mission is 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. A year later, Patrick became an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, further enhancing his skills to assess and treat injuries of all kinds. Patrick is from Mount Prospect, Illinois and is currently living in Bondurant, IA with his wife Sarah, daughter Elena, and their two pets, Fergus and Dixie. In his free time, he enjoys Crossfit, camping, hiking, and watching movies.
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.