Meet Derek Lawr - Doctor of Physical Therapy

Derek Lawr, DPT, CSCS, graduated from the University of Montana Physical Therapy and has been practicing outpatient physical therapy in the greater Portland area since 2013.

In his undergraduate studies at Washington State University, Derek participated as a student strength and conditioning assistant to the varsity athletics programs. His experiences with coaching Division 1 football and basketball made lasting impressions. Notable athletes that Derek has worked with while in college include: Aron Baynes (NBA), Klay Thompson (NBA), Brandon Gibson (NFL), and Chris Ivory (NFL).

In his spare time Derek enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 children. Together they love exploring Portland, going to local parks around Happy Valley, and hiking in the gorge.