Provider Name:Joanna Vermedahl
Name Credentials (ex PTA, DPT, etc):DPT
Title:Physical Therapist
Quote:I believe in building a relationship with each patient to provide individualized techniques to guide him/her through recovery. My goal is to empower patients to engage in strategies to optimize their movement potential.

Joanna completed extensive clinical work while in school, at various outpatient orthopedic settings across the Twin Cities. She gained competencies in working with patients of acute and chronic orthopedic conditions, with a diverse array of physical abilities and therapeutic goals. She also participated in research regarding the importance and appropriateness of a physical therapist’s role in the promotion of healthy behaviors.

Joanna believes patients have the greatest opportunity for success when they are provided education regarding their diagnosis, prevention, and individualized management strategies. She strives to empower patients to adopt optimal movement patterns to maintain sustainable engagement in the activities they love.

In her spare time, Joanna values an active lifestyle and spending time with her friends and family. Her hobbies include high intensity interval training, yoga, walking around the lakes, and nutrition.

  • Assessment and treatment of the shoulder and lower extremity
  • Dry needling
  • Lower extremity post-surgical management
  • Manual and soft tissue mobilization techniques
  • Neuromuscular facilitation techniques to improve function


  • St. Catherine University: Doctorate of Physical Therapy
  • University of Minnesota: Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology
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Treatment Areas:Ankle/Foot,