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Blaire Zikratch-Clayson, DPT, ATC

Job Title: Owner of SSPT and Physical Therapist

Bio: Blaire is a Pocatello, Idaho native who was valedictorian of Pocatello High School class of 2003. She went on to play basketball for Idaho State University, and received her Bachelors of Science in Biology with Highest Honors in 2007. Blaire received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2011 from Idaho State University, graduating top of her class as Most Outstanding Student. She then accepted a position at a private practice in the Idaho Orthopedics complex, where she specialized in Sports Rehabilitation and became the Physical Therapist for Idaho State University Athletics. She also developed the return to sport/function ACL/knee testing combination of the Cybex and Vail tests, and together with Dr. Ken Newhouse, MD, began a new era of successful ACL rehabilitation with excellent long-term results for all patients. In 2016 she received her Masters of Science in Athletic Training and became a certified Athletic Trainer. She is Functional Movement Screen Level II certified and a Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Instructor and Level 2 Medical Professional. She has since become known as the region’s sports and orthopedic rehabilitation specialist and sees athletes as well as all orthopedic cases from all over southeast Idaho.

When Blaire is away from the clinic, she enjoys spending time with her husband Braeden and her two children, 8-year-old Madison and baby McClain. She is an avid trail runner and particularly loves running with her two border collies, sisters Cora and Nilly.