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Russ Linville, DPT, OCS, SCS

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Russell Linville, DPT, SCS, OCS, CSCS, holds credentials in both orthopedic and sports physical therapy and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist. He completed his sports medicine physical therapy residency at Proaxis Therapy in conjunction with the Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas. He has extensive experience in treating a variety of athletic injuries and takes a special interest in working with overhead athletes, as well as complex shoulder and elbow patients. His professional background includes working with both high-level amateur and professional athletes.

Russell provides PT services at Training HAUS – Viking Lakes. To learn more and schedule, click here.


Doctor of Physical Therapy, Franklin Pierce University
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Virginia Commonwealth University

Professional Certifications

Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist (SCS)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Emergency Medical Responder (EMR)

Professional Affiliations

American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Sports and Orthopedics

Achievements & Awards

2019 Recipient of the Twin Cities Orthopedics Physical Therapy Gold Start Award
This is awarded to the physical therapist with the highest annual patient satisfaction scores

2018 Recipient of the Franklin Pierce University Alumni Association’s Outstanding Service Award
The Outstanding Service Award is presented to a past or present member of the faculty, staff, alumni, or friend of the University. The recipient should exhibit exemplary service to Franklin Pierce University with strong characteristics of leadership, commitment, and influence on programs and/or activities at the University.