PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS
Staff Physical Therapist
Dr. Ryan Dalton has been practicing physical therapy since 2018. He holds a bachelor’s degree from St. John Fisher College and received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from SUNY Upstate Medical University.
He was a four year member of the men’s basketball team at Fisher and a captain in his senior season that included a conference championship and a run to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament. He spent 2 seasons as an assistant coach for the Utica College Men’s Basketball team and 1 season as an Assistant Varsity Coach at Millbrook High School.
Dr. Dalton holds lifelong learning and continuing education in high regard. He believes that he owes it to his patients and his profession to stay up to date on the best available research and practical applications. He is also a Credentialed Clinical Instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association, and enjoys mentoring students from his alma mater SUNY Upstate.
His credentials include being a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) as well as a Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). Recently attended continuing education course topics include spinal thrust manipulations and clinical management of the fitness athlete. As a former athlete, he enjoys working with athletes rehabbing injuries of all sorts- helping the athlete return to their prior level of performance, not just returning to sport.
In addition to his sports background, he has a passion for promoting healthy lifestyles and enjoys working with patients of all populations. In his free time he enjoys staying active by running, weight lifting, playing basketball, and working on skill development with young athletes. In the future he also plans to pursue coaching basketball again.