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Susan Hays, MSPT

Physical Therapist located in Puyallup, WA

Co-Owner/Physical Therapist

Random Fact About Kim: She introduced Susan to wine, trucks and camping (in a trailer, not a tent).

Why I Love RFPT:  Kim and I have spent the last 10 years creating our dream clinic in which everyone has fun doing what they do - even the patients.  It has become exactly as we were dreaming about and I love coming to work every day with everyone.  These people are truly my family.

Favorite Flower: Iris.

Favorite Vacation Spot: Hawaii or anywhere tropical.  Dream is going to the Maldives.

Favorite Animal: Otters (besides dogs)

Favorite Coffee Shop Order: Mint Majesty Tea (Starbucks) or SuperNova Energy Drink (Gravity Coffee)

Favorite Activity: Walking or hiking with my dog, Duke, running, swimming, riding a wave runner

Favorite Superhero: Captain America

Favorite Quote: Anything from Vince Lombardi

  • “It’s not whether you get knocked down, its whether you get back up.”
  • “The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary. “
  • “ Winners never quit and quitters never win.”
  • “ Confidence is contagious. So is lack of confidence.”
  • “Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.”

Professional Life:  I received a BA in Elementary Education with a minor in French from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois.  After moving to the PNW, I started to pursue a PT degree.  I worked as an aide in a local clinic before being accepted into PT school.   I graduated in 2000 from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy.  I worked at the former Apple Physical Therapy in Auburn then moved to Physiotherapy Associates after having my first daughter.  It was there that I met Kim. 

Personal Life: I hail from Appleton, Wisconsin which is 1/2 hour south of Green Bay.  It is where all of the NFL teams stay when they come to play the Green Bay Packers.  I moved to Puyallup in 1995.   I have two teenage daughters.  I have also raised 6 puppies in training and 3 became full fledged service dogs.  I have a personal dog, Duke, and 2 cats. 

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Co-Owner/Physical Therapist

Random Fact About Kim: She introduced Susan to wine, trucks and camping (in a trailer, not a tent).

Why I Love RFPT:  Kim and I have spent the last 10 years creating our dream clinic in which everyone has fun doing what they do - even the patients.  It has become exactly as we were dreaming about and I love coming to work every day with everyone.  These people are truly my family.

Favorite Flower: Iris.

Favorite Vacation Spot: Hawaii or anywhere tropical.  Dream is going to the Maldives.

Favorite Animal: Otters (besides dogs)

Favorite Coffee Shop Order: Mint Majesty Tea (Starbucks) or SuperNova Energy Drink (Gravity Coffee)

Favorite Activity: Walking or hiking with my dog, Duke, running, swimming, riding a wave runner

Favorite Superhero: Captain America

Favorite Quote: Anything from Vince Lombardi

Professional Life:  I received a BA in Elementary Education with a minor in French from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois.  After moving to the PNW, I started to pursue a PT degree.  I worked as an aide in a local clinic before being accepted into PT school.   I graduated in 2000 from Pacific University in Forest Grove, Oregon with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy.  I worked at the former Apple Physical Therapy in Auburn then moved to Physiotherapy Associates after having my first daughter.  It was there that I met Kim. 

Personal Life: I hail from Appleton, Wisconsin which is 1/2 hour south of Green Bay.  It is where all of the NFL teams stay when they come to play the Green Bay Packers.  I moved to Puyallup in 1995.   I have two teenage daughters.  I have also raised 6 puppies in training and 3 became full fledged service dogs.  I have a personal dog, Duke, and 2 cats. 


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