Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy Expands Footprint with Partnership with Camelback Sports Therapy

Published February 28, 2024

Partnership with Therapist-Owned Physical Therapy Practice Will Expand Care for Patients in Arizona

PHOENIX, AZ / ACCESSWIRE / February 28, 2024 / Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy (Foothills PT) is proud to announce its latest acquisition of Camelback Sports Therapy, a therapist-owned physical therapy practice located in Phoenix, AZ. With a combined 40+ years of experience in the valley, these two companies have an exciting opportunity to continue providing comprehensive care to patients and expanding their reach across a larger region.

Camelback Sports Therapy patients will continue to receive the same high-quality care from the same familiar faces they know and trust. However, the clinical team will now have access to Foothills PT's parent company, Confluent Health, and their established ecosystem of management services as well as education and musculoskeletal health resources. Support services include efficient community outreach, digital innovations, value-based care pathway models, and marketing and finance tools. Resources include best in brand physical therapy partnerships, such as the PTPN network, continuing education programs and staff development opportunities with Evidence in Motion, a nationally recognized residency, fellowship, and certification education provider in physical and occupational therapy programs and Fit For Work, the leading provider of employee safety.

"Since opening our doors, our vision has been to provide the highest level of service to our patients and referring physicians throughout all of our clinics and across the state of Arizona," said Mike Basten, PT, DPT, MTC, CEO of Foothills PT. "We are delighted that this partnership will allow us to continue this vision and reach more residents than before."

This partnership will further expand Foothills PT's footprint, making it the proud owner of 41 clinics across Arizona. Dr. Kristi Henderson, DNP, FAAN and CEO of Confluent Health, stated, "We take immense pride in aligning with Foothills PT and warmly welcome Camelback Sports Therapy into the Confluent Health family. The expertise and excellence embodied by this practice will undoubtedly enhance our growth trajectory, unlocking countless opportunities for optimizing patient care."

For more information about Foothills PT, visit their website at To schedule an appointment with one of Camelback Sports Therapy's expert therapists, visit their website at or call 602-808-8989.


About Foothills Sports Medicine Physical Therapy: Foothills Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine (Foothills) is an Arizona-based, private physical therapy practice group. As a proud member of the Confluent Health family, Foothills positively impacts patients' lives by delivering the best care and results through proven research, innovative treatments and technologies, and an approach that treats patients like family. For more information, visit, or find them on Facebook at @foothillsrehab.

SOURCE: Confluent Health

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