About Dr. Ashley Baker, PT

Dr. Ashley Baker is a physical therapist in Portland, OR. Her passion comes from helping patients return to their prior level of function by providing them with tools, advice, and guidance to achieve their goals. She strongly believes in the “biopsychosocial” approach, assessing not only the biological implications of injury but the psychological and social aspects and their complex interactions upon health and recovery. She specializes in treatment of patients with chronic and persistent pain syndrome such as Ehlers Danlos and Hypermobility Disorder. Being a former high school and collegiate athlete, Ashley understands the importance of returning to the highest level of function. Specializing in sports physical therapy, she treats a wide range of athletes including runners, tennis players, and triathletes. She has treated professional track and field athletes, as well as tennis, lacrosse, and baseball players.

Manual Therapy for Ehlers Danlos Syndrome and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorder

By |2022-04-20T21:29:17+00:00December 15th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Physical therapy can be very beneficial in helping patients with hEDS and HSD manage their symptoms and improve function. One of the ways that physical therapists can help those suffering from chronic pain and joint instability is through a variety of manual therapy techniques. […]

How can physical therapy help with hEDS?

By |2022-04-20T21:30:22+00:00December 15th, 2021|Tags: , , |

Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (hEDS) is a congenital connective tissue disorder that often results in chronically painful and unstable joints. Physical therapy plays a critical role in pain management and injury prevention. Since the joints of someone with hEDS are unstable and often quite […]

What is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders (HSD)?

By |2022-06-12T08:05:49+00:00December 15th, 2021|Tags: , , |

At MovementX, our providers are experienced in working with patients with chronic pain conditions. Two such conditions that our physical therapists treat frequently are Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and Hypermobility Spectrum Disorders (HSD). 

What is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome?

EDS is […]

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