Physical Therapist, Clinic Director
Ryan J. Orner, PT, DPT is physical therapist and Clinic Director overseeing operations of the Beltsville, Maryland location. He joined the Pivot Physical Therapy team in 2019 and has over 5 years of professional experience in the rehabilitation and physical therapy industry. The majority of Ryan’s time in the field has been spent in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine. Ryan’s clinical interests and specialties include vestibular rehabilitation, concussion management, return to sport protocol, pre and post op protocol, manual therapy, orthopedics, pain neuroscience and mental mindfulness training. His focus is in post doc continuing education include orthopedics, the Mckenzie Method, Mulligan technique and pain neuroscience education. Ryan enjoys sports medicine and as a student completed an internship affiliation with LaSalle University in Philadelphia, where he was able to work directly with athletes and Division I Collegiate Athletics. He also has clinical experience in acute rehab and skilled nursing.
Ryan is a graduate of Greensburg Salem High School in Pennsylvania. He went on to pursue a B.S. degree from The Pennsylvania State University, where he majored in Kinesiology. Following a degree at Penn State Ryan went on to earn his doctorate in Physical Therapy from Temple University.
Ryan is originally from Greensburg, PA. He currently resides in Baltimore City in the Mount Vernon neighborhood. Ryan is an avid sports fan and a lifelong supporter of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates. His interests and hobbies include working out, running, politics, history, reading and chilling at the beach.