Eric Schuettenberg


Physical Therapist, Clinic Director, Area Manager

Eric joined Pivot Physical Therapy as a staff physical therapist in our College Park, MD clinic in August 2014. He became clinic director in January 2016 and was promoted to Area Manager in February 2017. In November of 2019, Eric moved to our Rosslyn location as the Clinic Director. He currently serves as the Area Manager for our Gaithersburg, Aspen Hill, Rockville, Potomac, Bethesda and Silver Spring locations.

Eric frequently attends continuing education workshops and courses to increase his knowledge within the clinic and better serve his patients. He is a certified MDT (Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment) clinician through The McKenzie Institute. He is finishing his course work to become a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist through Myopain seminars with expected completion in March 2020. Eric is also a Kinesio Taping practitioner and has taken courses in Blood Flow Restriction Training. Eric holds special interests in sports related injuries, treating neck and low back pain, ergonomics and is also a member of the orthopedic section of the APTA.

Eric received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy, Bachelors of Science in Health Sciences and a minor in psychology from Nazareth College of Rochester in Rochester, NY. While at Nazareth, Eric was a member of the lacrosse team. Eric lives in Alexandria, VA and when he is not in the clinic, he can be found spending time with his wife, working out at his local Crossfit box and traveling the country playing in competitive kickball tournaments.