Nicholas Hagen PT, DPT, SCS, CSCS - Clinic Manager


A licensed physical therapist since 2009, Nick is also a certified strength and conditioning specialist and certified sports clinical specialist. Nick completed his undergraduate training at The University of Colorado in Boulder and physical therapy school at the University of California San Francisco. After PT school, Nick completed a sports physical therapy residency in Vail, CO at the Howard Head Sports Medicine Center. Following residency training, he completed a traveling sports fellowship learning sports medicine from The Cleveland Clinic (Ohio), Pro Sports Physical Therapy (New York), and Champions Physical Therapy (Alabama). Nick is currently in the education progress of becoming a certified functional manual therapist through the Institute of Physical Art. His areas of clinical interest are treating lower quarter injuries, basketball players, and return to sport assessment.

Throughout his training, Nick has been able to work with NBA, NFL, MLB, and NCAA athletes. He’s learned from premier surgeons across the country and has provided medical coverage for US Ski Team events, San Francisco Marathon, and The X Games.

Nick currently is active teaching local courses to other physical therapists and strength coaches in regards to ACL reconstruction rehabilitation, basketball rehabilitation, and hip rehabilitation. Nick has been published in the International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy and APTA Knee Study Course.

Nick’s practice is based on assessment of functional movement, followed by specific manual therapy techniques to restore normal functional movement, and finishing treatment by getting the patient active and controlling new movement patterns.

When Nick is not working, he enjoys being with his wife, son Beckett, and new daughter, Alina. He and his family try to be outdoors as much as possible, and enjoy skiing, hiking, and biking.