Kelly Barry, MPT

Kelly has practiced as a physical therapist for more than 25 years in clinic and hospital settings. She is certified as an ergonomics specialist and has been invited to speak at regional and national conferences on the subjects of healthcare ergonomics and the benefits of moving more in the office. She feels fortunate to be serving the Folsom PT community and contributing to their health and wellness.

Education

Master of Physical Therapy 
Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA

Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology
Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA

Specialized Education

Hybrid Computer Workstation Ergonomics
Sacramento Ergonomic Roundtable

Deep Work from Home: Cognitive Human Factors in Remote Ergonomics 
NECE Webcast

Pumped: Building a Better Brain through Exercise and Movement
Institute for Brain Potential

UC Davis Spine Health Conference 
Univeristy of California, Davis, 2017, 2018

Physical Activity, Exercise, and Ergonomics
Talk by Jon Vanderhaar, MS

Ergonomics to Optimize Wellness and Productivity
Talk by Susan Tingley, MSPT, CIE and Kristy Schultz, MSPT, CIE

National Ergonomic Conference and Expo
2014, 2017

Professional Experience

Physical Therapist 
Folsom Physical Therapy and Training Center | 2023 – Present

Ergonomics Consultant
OnSite Ergonomics | 2019-2023

Biomechanics Specialist 
UC Davis Health | 2009 – 2018

Acute Care Physical Therpaist 
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center | 2005 – 2009

Ergonomic Consultant 
Bentley Consulting | 2004 – 2005

Out-Patient Lead Physical Therapist
Sutter Health | 1998 – 2005

Teaching Experience

Early Mobility in the ICU: Hands-On Portion 
Developed for ICU RN Staff | 2011

Early Mobility: Concepts in Acute Rehab
Developed for RN Staff | 2015 – 2017

Early Mobility: Pediatric Acute Care and Rehab
Developed for RN Staff | 2016 – 2017

Presentations

Move More @ Work: Sit-Stand Workstations
UC Davis Health Spine Care Conference | 2018

Ergonomics and Body Mechanics for Those with Neck or Back Discomfort
UC Davis Health Spine Care Conference | 2017

Bringing Proven Patient-Handling Techniques and Products to the Community 
National Ergonomic Conference & Expo | 2014

Certifications

Certified Safe Patient Handling Clinician 
Certified with ASPHP

Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist 
Level I certified in 2004, Level II certified in 2010

Recognitions and Awards

President’s Award for 10 Continuous Years of Injury Reduction
University of California Office of the President | 2018

Kelly Barry, MPT

Kelly Barry, MPT

Orthopedic and Ergonomic Specialist

Kelly lives in Carmichael with her husband of 25+ years. She has two adult children and she enjoys walking the American River Bike Trail, reading, writing, creating visual art, cooking and connecting with family and friends.

What Our Clients Say

George V.

Kelly Barry has provided excellent PT since my total right shoulder replacement. Her 13 sessions thus far have produced excellent use of my right arm rotation. Kelly’s professional approach combined with her knowledge, skills and abilities have improved my everyday fitness.

George V.

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Our Professional Affiliations

Location
Folsom Physical Therapy and Training Center
115 Natoma Street
Folsom, CA 95630
Directions
Phone: (916) 355-8500
Fax: (916) 355-8196
Hours

M/T/W/TH/F
Independent Gym
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Appointment Desk
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Fitness Classes

In-person:
M/W/F 8:00 am
T/TH 9:30 am & 3:00 pm