Cristen Schmidt

Cristen Schmidt PT, DPT

Staff Physical Therapist


Located in our Coeur d’Alene office

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University of New England
  • Bachelors in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Science from Boise State University

Cristen is a 2016 graduate from University of New England with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree and her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Science from Boise State University. Cristen is passionate about treating the orthopedic population. Specifically, Cristen is interested in treating knee and shoulder diagnoses. Being a continuous learner, Cristen plans to advance her skills by working towards multiple certifications which include: a Board Certified Specalist in Orthpedics (OCS), a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification, a Graston Certification, and a Certification in Orthopedic Manual Therapy in order to provide the utmost comprehensive patient care.

Outside of work, Cristen enjoys being active. She enjoys water sports, hiking, being active in the gym, and spending time with her family. She is most excited for the opportunity to return to the Pacific Northwest and work alongside a great team of health care providers at OPTI and OSSM.


Did You Know?

We are a physical therapy and rehabilitation division of OSSM, so our rehab team members have close, ongoing communication with your doctor or surgeon.