Patrick Vance brings 23 years of experience in outpatient physical therapy to PREP Physical Therapy. Originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, he graduated from LSU where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. He earned his Master of Physical Therapy degree at the LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans. He began his career at Christus Schumpert Medical Center in outpatient physical therapy and worked in the Shreveport and Bossier City clinic. Since 1998, Patrick has been practicing in the Shreveport / Bossier City area treating primarily orthopedic and post – op patients. He has also worked with members of the local hockey team as well as local college and high school athletes. Patrick is Board Certified in Orthopedic Physical Therapy as issued by the American Physical Therapy Association and is Functional Dry Needling Certified by the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy. In April of 2018, with his business partner Doran McQueary, he opened PREP Physical Therapy focusing on treating orthopedic conditions while incorporating prevention and education to better the lives of their patients. In his spare time, Patrick enjoys hunting, playing golf, and spending time with his friends and family. Patrick has been happily married to his wife, Molly, for 17 years and has 2 sons.