Keith Poorbaugh has developed an eclectic, evidence guided approach to clinical reasoning and manual therapy as a clinician, instructor and adjunct faculty. He has instructed over 70 courses on manual therapy and spinal stability. He has authored articles on management of whiplash and is a journal reviewer for Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy. He retired from the US Army after 22 years of service. He is the owner of Northern Edge Physical Therapy in Wasilla, AK. 

Keith Poorbaugh earned his Masters degree in physical therapy from Mayo School of Health Sciences. He completed the Doctorate of Science program in physical therapy at Texas Tech University. He completed an APTA credentialed fellowship in manual therapy and was awarded Fellow of American Academy of Orthopaedic Medicine. He has extensive clinical experience in treatment of complex pain related conditions with emphasis on manual therapy and motor learning.