Joseph Kersh, PT, DPT

Position with NIPT:
Physical Therapist

NIPT Clinic Location:
Coeur d’Alene

Joe grew up locally in North Idaho and following high school attended Eastern Washington University where he completed his bachelor’s in biology. He attended Pacific University in Hillsboro, OR where he received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. Joe returned home to North Idaho to be near his family and to enjoy all the area has to offer.

As a physical therapist, Joe believes in a comprehensive approach to rehab with each patient. His approach incorporates specific therapeutic exercise, manual therapy, patient education and patient empowerment to maximize results for patients. Joe believes that clear, honest, and frequent communication is key to establishing powerful relationships between patient and therapist, which translates to better rehab results.

Personal Interests:

  • Family
  • Travel
  • Cycling
  • Basketball
  • Golf
  • Watersports


  • Bachelors of Science in Biology, Eastern Washington University
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Pacific University

Professional Interests:

  • Evidence Based Assessment and Interventions for Orthopedic Conditions
  • Patient Education and Empowerment
  • Manual Therapy
  • Fall Prevention