Stephen Thro, PT, OCS, SCS, Clinic Director

Steve is a graduate of the University of Missouri.  He has a strong background in the treatment of extremity injuries, with specific interest in shoulder pathology.   He has worked with overhead athletes; including throwers, swimmers, and volleyball players.  He has treated throwers from T-ballers to major league pitchers, including over 15 players who have been drafted by or played for major league and minor league baseball teams.  He has developed techniques to correct the improper throwing mechanics that lead to throwing injuries.   He also has experience in treating golfers, with emphasis on correcting faulty swing mechanics that lead to injuries.   He also enjoys working with joint replacement patients and other lower extremity injuries.

Steve is Board Certified by the American Physical Therapy Association as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, and is also a Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist.   He has served as a consultant to the St. Louis Cardinals, as well as assisting in high school football sideline coverage.  Steve enjoys playing softball, pitching in the Baseball Forever League, fishing, and golf.