Shane Snyder, DPT


Meet Shane Snyder, DPTShane Snyder, DPT

Clinic Director, Paradise Valley 

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Graduate of ASU & Franklin Pierce University

ssnyder@landmarkptclinics.com

 

Shane fully believes that physical therapy should not only be effective, it should also be a fun place to come and recover. His goal is to provide the most attentive and compassionate care that his patients will find anywhere. 

 

 

 

 

 

Q&A with Shane

 

Where are you from?

I was born and raised in Scottsdale, AZ

 

Where did you go to college? Did you do 

any further school? 

I was born a Sun Devil, attended Arizona State University for Undergrad. I attended Franklin Pierce University in Goodyear, AZ for graduate school. 

 

What is your role at Landmark PT?

I am the clinic director at Landmark’s Paradise Valley Location. 

 

As a Physical Therapist, what is your favorite body part to treat? And Why? 

Working at Landmark allows me to practice the way I want: personal attention to every patient in a comfortable and humor-filled environment. 

 

As a Physical Therapist, what do you believe is one common misconception about Physical Therapists? 

Despite appearances, we do not enjoy putting people into pain.

 

What is something that you have gained from working at Landmark Physical Therapy that you would like other people to know about? 

Recovery goes faster when you can laugh. Perspective and focus can accelerate the healing process.

 

What is your typical work day like?

I see 10-14 people a day, typically have patients spaced in 30 minute intervals.

 

What are 3 words that best describe you?

Convivial, easygoing, passionate

 

What is one fact most people don’t know about you?

I have a deep mistrust of nail files.

 

What is your favorite food?

Meat.