Learn about our General Orthopedic treatments for joint replacement and trauma, and the specialized services we provide at our Knee and Shoulder Clinic, Hand Center, Spine Center, and Foot and Ankle Clinic.
With an extensive knowledge of sports medicine, the Orthopedic Sports Center provides physical and sports therapy and athletic training services to Central Minnesota.
Our HºEºAºTº Program (High Energy Advanced Training) has been completed by hundreds of athletes from junior high to the professional and Olympic level. Any sport, any athlete–we’ll help you train to be your best.

Orthopedic Sports Center Staff

Experience

Tom Jensen, PT/ATC

Tom Jensen, PT/ATC

Director/Supervisor - Orthopedic Sports Center, Occupational Therapy, and the HEAT program

Tom is a physical therapist and athletic trainer.  He received his physical therapy degree from the College of St. Scholastica. He did his undergraduate work at South Dakota State University where he got his athletic training certificate. He has been at the Orthopedic Sports Center/St. Cloud Orthopedics since 1980.  He has specialized in orthopedic/sports physical therapy for over 30 years. He writes a sports medicine column for the St. Cloud Times and has had numerous articles published on a variety of sports medicine topics. He also speaks locally and nationally on various sports medicine topics.


Libby Auger, ATC

Libby Auger, ATC

Libby is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with a B.S. in Athletic Training and a teaching degree in Physical Education. She has been at the Orthopedic Sports Center since February of 1984.


Ross Blomme, ATC

Ross Blomme, ATC

Ross is a graduate of Minnesota State Mankato with a B.S. in Athletic Training. He also has an M.S. in Exercise and Sports Medicine from Western Michigan University. He has been with the Orthopedic Sports Center since 2011.


Zac Coauette, MS

Zac Coauette, MS

Coordinator of HEAT Program

Zac received his master's degree in Exercise Physiology from the St. Scholastica. He also holds a bachelors of science in Sport and Recreation Management from the University of Minnesota-Crookston.

zcoauette@StCloudOrthopedics.com


Jessica Harvey, PTA

Jessica Harvey, PTA

Jessica is a graduate of Lake Superior College in Duluth. She has been with the Orthopedic Sports Center since December of 2007.


Brian Kampa, DPT/ATC

Brian Kampa, DPT/ATC

Sartell-native Brian Kampa graduate from the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the University of Minnesota in 2013. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training degree from St. Cloud State University in 2010. He is also a five-year member of the SCSU Football team; he was captain his senior year. 


Eric Kohn, DPT, OSC, CSCS

Eric Kohn, DPT, OSC, CSCS

Director of HEAT Program.

Eric obtained his Doctorate degree in physical therapy from St. Scholastica. He received his master’s degree in physical therapy from the University of Mary. Eric is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist and an APTA credentialed clinical instructor. He has been with the Orthopedic Sports Center since 1999.


Kim Minkel, ATC

Kim Minkel, ATC

Kim is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with a B.S. in Athletic Training and Community Health. She has been at the Orthopedic Sports Center since October of 1990.


Dan Ness, PT

Dan Ness, PT

Dan is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a B.S. in Physical Therapy and a B.A. in Biology. He has been at the Orthopedic Sports Center since 1996.


Andrew Richason, PTA

Andrew Richason, PTA

Andrew is a graduate of Anoka Ramsey Community College in Coon Rapids, MN. He has been with the Orthopedic Sports Center since September 2011. 


Chad Ritter, MPT

Chad Ritter, MPT

Chad received his M.S. in Physical Therapy from the University of Minnesota. He has worked at the Orthopedic Sports Center since March of 2003.


Emil Trutwin, ATC

Emil Trutwin, ATC

Emil is a graduate of St. Cloud State University with a B.S. in Athletic Training. He has been with the Orthopedic Sports Center since September 2011.


Amy Walsh, MPT, ATRC

Amy Walsh, MPT, ATRC

Amy has a masters degree from the College of St. Catherines and a B.S. in Biology from St. Cloud State University. She is a Certified Aquatic Therapist, and has been working at the Orthopedic Sports Center since 2001.


Jackie Bosshart, OTR

Jackie Bosshart, OTR

Jackie is a graduate of the College of St. Catherine with a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy. She has been with St. Cloud Orthopedics since 2008.


Peter Krump, OTR/L, ATP

Peter Krump, OTR/L, ATP

Peter is a graduate of the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND with a degree in Occupational Therapy. He has been employed in the Occupational Therapy Department at St. Cloud Orthopedics since 2008.


Elizabeth Locnikar, OTR, ATC

Elizabeth Locnikar, OTR, ATC

Elizabeth is a graduate of the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND with a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy and a Bachelor Degree in Athletic Training. She has been with St. Cloud Orthopedics since 2008.