Megin Sabo John, PT, DPT, OCS, LMT, specializes in performing arts medicine, with a special interest in foot, ankle, and hip rehabilitation. As a dancer for more than 25 years, Megin has personal experience in genres including ballet and modern, traditional African, Lindy Hop swing dancing, and various circus arts.
She is currently a USA Gymnastics medical provider and has worked with the James Sewell Ballet as their lead therapist since 2013. Her skillset includes functional dry needling and manual therapy as an adjunct to evidence-based movement strategies and strengthening. Her ultimate goal is to keep you moving and return you to an active lifestyle.
Originally from South Carolina, she is an avid traveler and lover of the ocean.
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), University of Mary (2011)
Bachelor of Science (BS) in Environmental Studies and Philosophy, University of Oregon (2003)
Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
Board Certified Massage Therapist
American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
International Association of Dance Medicine and Science (IADMS)
Minnesota Dance Medicine Foundation (MDMF)
American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Minnesota Dance Medicine Foundation (MDMF), Board Member (2017 – Present)
Minnesota Dance Medicine Foundation (MDMF), Conference Chair (2015 – 2017)
Sabo, M. Physical therapy rehabilitation strategies for dancers: a qualitative study. J. Dance Med. Sci. 2013; 17:11–17.
John, M.S. Ischial Tuberosity Avulsion Fracture in an Adolescent Dancer: A Case Report. Ortho Phy Ther Practice. 2019;(31)1:43-48.