Christine O'Hotto

Christine O'Hotto earned her B.S. in Physical Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from The College of St. Scholastica. Chris has spent her 23 years of clinical practice primarily in the outpatient orthopedic setting, with a strong focus on spinal conditions, headaches and chronic pain. For the past 8 years, Chris has served as Director of Rehabilitation of a multi-site interdisciplinary pain program in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. She has led physical therapy staff program development in the area of therapeutic neuroscience education, including incorporation of TNE program into the electronic health record. Chris is Workwell FCE certified, and has a strong interest in performance based functional outcome measures in the chronic pain population. She has developed a 10- item functional performance test battery designed to quantify ADL function, which is currently being studied in the chronic low back pain population.