About Pure Physio
Matthew Stevens, DPT, Owner
Matthew C. Stevens PT, DPT graduated from Walsh University in 2010 with a doctoral degree in Physical Therapy. He attended Baldwin-Wallace College for his undergraduate studies in Pre-Physical Therapy and Exercise Science, where he also played collegiate football for four years. His clinical expertise include outpatient orthopedics, post-operative rehabilitation and sports injuries. Matt was certified to perform dry needling by the American Dry Needling Institute in 2012. His post-graduate studies has been focused on manual therapy of the spine and extremities including Maitland and McKenzie techniques and diagnosis of shoulder pathology in throwing athletes. He has broadened his scope of practice by becoming certified in Thai Massage in 2014.
In January 2015, Matt founded Pure Physio in Strongsville, Ohio to provide the community and Greater Cleveland area with the most innovative rehabilitation services. Matt’s ongoing commitment to education and training ensure that his patients receive the most current and effective treatments, including hands-on manual therapy, dry needling and corrective exercise. When Matt is not treating patients, he enjoys training for triathlons, cycling, crossfitting, water skiing, and practicing yoga.
Ryan Summers, PT, DPT, CSCS
Dr. Ryan Summers is a physical therapist and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist located in the greater Cleveland area. He comes to Cleveland after spending the last three years traveling and practicing throughout the United States, from Hawaii to Boston, Seattle to Richmond, and various other cities in between. He has experience working in a multitude of sports rehabilitation and orthopedic outpatient clinics with patients ranging from the elderly to elite athletes to Special Operations Forces at Fort Bragg.
Ryan played college basketball at Division III Bethany College and is a renowned expert in working with jumping athletes at all levels. By joining with Pure Physio, he brings his knowledge of working with the athletic and fitness population. Ryan strives to be the compass that guides you to a life of optimal performance and improved overall well-being.
Pure Physio Facility
Pure Physio is a functional-based rehabilitation facility located in Strongsville, Ohio. Our goal is to implement corrective exercise and functional training to reduce injury and improve performance. We utilize kettle bells, TRX trainers, plyometric boxes, physio balls, gymnastic rings, free-weights and body-weight exercises in our personalized rehabilitation protocols. Pure Physio is equipped with a treadmill and camera with a slow motion app to evaluate running technique. Pure Physio has two private treatment rooms to enhance patient privacy and comfort. Private treatment rooms are utilized to perform all initial evaluations, manual therapy techniques, dry needling and other one-on-one treatments.