Physical Therapy First
126 Shawan Rd, Suite 300
Cockeysville, MD 21030
Please go to the OneLife front desk and they will direct you to our Physical Therapy suite.
|Monday||8:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Tuesday||8:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Wednesday||8:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Thursday||8:00 AM – 7:00 PM|
|Friday||9:00 AM –2:00 PM|
- Neck & Back Injury
- Orthopedic Physical Therapy
- Sports Physical Therapy
- Pre / Post-Surgical
- Total Joint Replacement
- Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue
- Mobilization (IASTM)
- Muscle Energy Technique
- Vestibular Rehabilitation
- Rheumatological Conditions
- Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)
- Vestibular Disorders
Physical Therapy First Hunt Valley Staff
John A. Baur, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, FAAOMPT
Dr. Baur earned his Doctorate and Master’s degrees in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Medicine, with a focus on neuromuscular injury of the spine and orthopedic sports injury. In addition, he completed his Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology, with honors, from the University of Maryland, College Park.
Dr. Baur is a board-certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). He completed an American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) accredited fellowship training program in orthopaedic manual physical therapy and Dr. Baur is a fellow (FAAOMPT) of the prestigious AAOMPT.
Dr. Baur completed the Janet Travell, MD Seminar Series dry needling training program. This rigorous training in dry needling was instructed by internationally renowned physical therapist Jan Dommerholt and others, and concluded with a certification as a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT) through Myopain Seminars. He is a certified Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapist (OMPT), a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), and a certified Dive Medical Technician through the International Board of Undersea Medicine.
Dr. Baur is a former adjunct faculty member in orthopaedics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitative Science. He is currently a Clinical Coordinator of Clinical Education (CCCE) and Clinical Instructor (CI) for several physical therapy programs across the United States. Dr. Baur is a member of both the Orthopaedic Section and Sports Section of the APTA, and he has completed the numerous continuing educational courses instructed by many internationally renowned medical specialists.
Dr. Baur works at the Roland Park and Rosedale locations, where he specializes in outpatient orthopaedic and manual therapy spine care. For nearly fourteen years he oversaw the physical therapy care for the 400+ varsity athletes at Loyola University, Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Baur has an interest in treating afflictions of the spine and orthopedic.
Chin Yoon, PT, DPT
Dr. Yoon completed his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore (UMES), Department of Physical Therapy. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing at University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP) in 1997.
Dr. Yoon enjoys outdoor activities, biking, boxing, mixed martial arts, weightlifting, psychology, audiophile, and horology.
Maureen Ambrose, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT
Physical Therapist / Residency Director
Dr. Ambrose completed her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. She is a board-certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS) through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) and Dr. Ambrose has an interest in treating orthopedic conditions and sports injuries of athletes of all ages.
Dr. Ambrose completed her undergraduate studies at University of Maryland, College Park where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Neurobiology and Physiology. While at Maryland, she played and captained the Women’s Club Lacrosse team.
Dr. Ambrose finished the dry needling certification program through the Janet Travell, MD Seminar Series. This rigorous training in dry needling was instructed by internationally renowned physical therapist Jan Dommerholt and others, and concluded with a certification as a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT) through Myopain Seminars. Dr. Ambrose is also certified as an orthopedic manual physical therapist (COMT) through the prestigious Ola Grimsby Institute and she is a certified orthopedic manipulative physical therapist (OMPT) through a program instructed by internationally renowned manual physical therapist Jim Meadows.
Dr. Ambrose enjoys leading an active lifestyle, cooking, and traveling.
Evan Peterson, PT, DPT
Dr. Peterson earned his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Neumann University located in Aston, Pennsylvania. Prior to attending Neumann, he received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh.
While attending Neumann University, he completed clinical rotations at a variety of settings specializing in sports rehabilitation and other general orthopedic conditions. Dr. Peterson enjoys working with a wide range of patients and wishes to encourage a healthy active lifestyle. His goal is to make therapy fun and empower patients to take what they learn in the clinic and implement it into their lives.
During his free time, Evan actively watches Philadelphia sports, enjoys weightlifting, and practices Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Currently, he is in Physical Therapy First’s residency program and is looking to always improve his clinical knowledge.
Phil Diedeman Jr, PTA, COPTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Phil earned his associate’s degree in Health and Allied Sciences, and Physical Therapist Assistant certificate from Baltimore City Community College. While enrolled Phil experienced numerous inpatient and outpatient clinical settings but has always been most passionate about treating in the outpatient orthopedic setting.
Phil has worked outpatient orthopedics for 7+ years and is always looking to expand upon his treatment skills and approach. Phil completed a 2-year orthopedic certification program through The Association of Clinical Excellence and is a Certified Orthopedic Physical Therapy Assistant (COPTA).
Phil is currently working on his CPT (certified personal trainer) and CSPS (Certified Special Population Specialist) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). Phil is hoping to use these skills to develop a safer and more skilled transition to gym programs beyond formal treatment for patients with a higher risk or history of injury.
In his spare time Phil enjoys watching football, working out, playing with his 2 dogs, and improving his semi pro Bowling skills.
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126 Shawan Rd, Suite 300
Cockeysville, MD 21030
9110 Philadelphia Rd #100
Baltimore, MD 21237