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Chris Kolba PhD, PT, CSCS


Staff Physical Therapist

OSU Sports Medicine, D1 Sports

 Education and Background

  • Bachelor Science in PT, Ohio University, 1990

  • Masters Health Science in PT, University Indianapolis, 1996

  • Doctorate Philosophy Holistic Nutrition, Clayton College Natural Health, 2011

  • Certified Strength/Conditioning Specialist, NSCA

  • Level 1 Kettlebell Instructor.  Kettlebell Concepts, 2007

  • Level II Youth Fitness Specialist, IYCA, 2008

Experience & Interests

  • Over 22 years of experience in orthopedics and sports medicine
  • Clinical Instructor since 1995
  • Developed and teaching APTA approved education courses nationally for the International Weight Lifting Association
  • Rehab and strength/conditioning consultant to Buckeye Gymnastics and Coretactix self defense and Krav Maga center
  • Developing Tactical Rehab and Conditioning (TRAC) program specifically designed to meet the unique rehabilitation and training demands of the tactical operator