We are delighted to announce the addition of Chris Atkin, PT, DPT to the Rebound team! Chris will be working full-time as a physical therapist at our Redmond clinic. A Boise, Idaho native, Chris graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy from Northwest Nazarene University in Nampa, Idaho. He then completed his Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Provo, Utah.
Chris and his wife recently relocated to Bend to be closer to family and the High Desert’s outdoor offerings. In his free time, Chris can be found mountain biking, hiking, camping and weightlifting. He is also an avid whitewater rafter, and worked for several years as a whitewater rafting guide on the Snake River (Hells Canyon) and the Salmon River.
We took a few moments to get to know Chris with some rapid fire questions below!
What food do you wish had zero calories? Pepperoni pizza.
What is the strangest talent that you have? My skin is extremely stretchy.
What store would you be most likely to max out your credit card? Cabela’s (an outdoor equipment store).
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be? Speak every language.
What is one thing on your bucket list? Raft the Grand Canyon.