Downtown | phone: 907-586-5951 | fax: 907-586-8017 ~ Valley | phone: 907-789-4165 | fax: 907-789-5882

Our Team

fAnnie Albrecht, PT, DPT, OCS

Annie is a life long Alaskan and a 3rd generation Juneauite. She graduated from JDHS in 2002. earned a BS in Exercise Science from Linfield College and then went on to Eastern Washington University to receive her doctorate in Physical Therapy. Annie joined our team in 2014 and works primarily at our valley location. Annie has a special interest in gait analysis, rehabilitation from running injuries as well as injury prevention in young athletes. She became a board certified specialist in orthopedic physical therapy in 2015. In her free time, Annie enjoys spending time with her husband and three children and has a variety of athletic interests.

 

 

 

 

fKelsea Cannon, PT, DPT

Kelsea graduated from Wartburg College in 2007 with a BA in biology and psychology as well as her Doctorate in physical therapy from Des Moines University in 2010. Her career began with traveling physical therapy, allowing her to gain experience in a variety of states and clinical settings. She moved to Juneau in May of 2015 and works primarily in the valley location. Kelsea brings a special interest in prenatal & postpartum care, pelvic floor rehabilitation, urinary incontinence, general orthopedic concerns for all ages, and training in medical therapeutic yoga techniques. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling & exploring new places, keeping active outdoors, practicing yoga, unplugging with a good book, and finding new adventures with her significant other.

 

sJustin Dorn, PT, DPT

Justin was born and raised in Juneau, graduating from JDHS in 2001. After his BS in Exercise Science from Gonzaga University, Justin received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon. Justin’s particular area of interest is orthopedics and manual therapy. He joined the downtown Juneau PT team in 2009. Justin has always been active in a variety of sports and has recently started competing in triathlons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

jStephanie Kohlhase, OTR/L, CHT

Stephanie attended the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, W.A. She received a B.A. in Comparative Sociology in 1992 and a B.S. in Occupational Therapy in 1997. After a fascinating internship within a hand-therapy setting, Stephanie began to pursue this as a specialty. She became a Certified Hand Therapist (CHT) in 2003 and was employed by Seattle Hand Rehabilitation Clinic for 8 years before moving her family to Juneau in 2005. She is highly qualified to treat upper extremity conditions. Stephanie and her husband, Jason, are busy raising two young children. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys hockey, gardening and family adventures.

 

 

 

 

jLaura Maruhashi, PT, DPT

Laura is originally from Seattle, Washington. She received her bachelor's degree in Kinesiology from Western Washington University in Bellingham, Washington. From there she graduated from Regis University in Denver, Colorado with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Laura is passionate about treating patients throughout all walks of life. She particularly enjoys utilizing a combination of manual therapy, neuromuscular facilitation and therapeutic exercise to help patients achieve their individual goals. In her free time, Laura loves to do anything outdoors. She particularly enjoys rock climbing, skiing, mountain biking, running, and spending time with friends and family.

 

 

 

jAbigail Ogilbee, PT, DPT

Abigail is originally from Carson City, Nevada; she received her bachelor’s degree in Health Science from the University of Nevada in Reno. From there she graduated from the University of the Pacific, Stockton California with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Abigail is a certified Pilates instructor and enjoys teaching others the value of health and fitness. She enjoys hiking, cooking and spending time with her husband and sons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

lPatrick Ripp, PT, OCS, CMPT

Patrick is a 1990 graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a BS in Physical Therapy and Psychology. He received his certification in manual therapy (CMPT) from the North American Institute of Orthopedic Manual Therapy in 1998. He earned his certification as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) from the Board of Physical Therapy in 2004 and recertified in 2015. Patrick excels in the treatment of challenging orthopedic cases. He has made custom foot orthotics since 1994. He has provided care at Juneau PT since 1995 and works on a full-time basis at our downtown office. In his free time, Patrick enjoys gardening as well as the artistic pursuits; painting, drawing, and sculpting. In the summer, you will frequently see Patrick riding his slightly-too-small-for-his-size bicycle.