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Mercy Business Health Leader Earns Certification
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04/10/2013
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Dr. Kory Zimney, primary physical therapist at Mercy Business Health Services in Sioux City, has recently completed the International Spine and Pain Institute (ISPI) Certification Training. This post-graduate training program consists of 120 hours of classroom and lab time to train the physical therapist in advanced manual and manipulative skills along with specific clinical reasoning related to the spinal column, neurodynamics and pain sciences. After completing all the course work the physical therapist goes through a written and practical test to be evaluated by senior faculty at ISPI to achieve their Certified Spinal Manipulative Therapist (CSMT) designation upon successful passing of testing.

Dr. Zimney works at Mercy Business Health and Urgent Care clinic treating patients of all ages for any orthopedic condition in need of improved movement and function with physical therapy. He also provides on-site loss prevention services for local businesses. His primary treatment focus is with evidence-based practice with orthopedic injuries specializing in spine, shoulder and knee injuries. Dr. Zimney also has specific training and interest with treating chronic/persistent pain patients. Along with primary patient care he has advanced training in work injury management and ergonomics.

Dr. Zimney is also an adjunct professor for the Physical Therapy program at the University of South Dakota, and is an Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association. He also serves on faculty as an instructor for ISPI teaching Neurodynamics and Therapeutic Neuroscience Education.

For more information, contact:
Jim Wharton, VP of Marketing and Business Development (712) 279-2732
Dianne Krier, Mercy Marketing and Communications Coordinator
(712) 279-5682

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