meet the advantage physical therapy & wellness family
Here at Advantage Physical Therapy & Wellness quality is our primary focus. When you visit us, you’ll be under the care of a licensed physical therapist for the entire duration of your time here. No techs, no aides, just knowledgeable physical therapists.
Michael Testa – MSPT, CSCS
Physical Therapist | Owner
Michael was raised in Rockaway, New Jersey. He earned a BA in Exercise Science from Fort Lewis College in Durango. Michael went on to receive a Master of Science in Physical Therapy degree from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. He has over 20 years of physical therapy experience, specializing in manual therapy and functional movement. Michael is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), certified in Functional Dry Needling (FDN), and certified in the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) and Functional Movement Screen (FMS). Michael is also Titleist Performance Institute Certified (TPI) and is excited to help golfers return from injuries and improve their mobility and strength to improve their playing.
He enjoys spending time with his family, skiing, golfing, mountain biking as well as singing and playing his guitar.
Amy Testa – MSPT
Owner | Physical Therapist
Amy was born and raised in Stafford Springs, Connecticut. She attended Furman University in Greenville, SC where she earned a BS in Psychology. She received her Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, FL. Amy has advanced training in the areas of manual therapy techniques, functional movement and pediatrics. She has over 20 years of experience and specializes in treating the neck and headaches. Amy is certified in the Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). She enjoys a wide variety of outdoor activities as well as volleyball, traveling, and photography.
Haley Hutton – DPT
Haley Hutton is from Flagstaff, AZ and no stranger to the mountains. She received her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology at Northern Arizona University (go Jacks!), and continued at NAU completing her Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2018. Dr. Hutton’s clinical interests include educating patients and treating vertigo, foot and ankle injuries, dry needling, and sport injuries/return to sport progressions. She has continued her interest in concussion rehabilitation and is an ImPACT certified Physical Therapist. Haley is passionate about individualizing treatment and getting her patients back to exploring the incredible state of Colorado. When she’s not in the clinic, you can find Haley out on the trails with her husband and two dogs. She enjoys hiking, backpacking, camping, snowboarding, snowshoeing, paddle boarding, and exploring new places.
David McIlwain – DPT
David grew up in North Carolina. He attended Appalachian State University where he received his BS in Exercise Science. He later attended Winston-Salem State University where he earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He has had advanced training in Dry Needling, Running and Gait analysis, blood flow restriction, and Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization. During his free time he enjoys wood working, backpacking, whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, skiing and doing cannon balls into cold mountain lakes.
Preston Wolff – DPT
Preston was born and raised in Washington State and received his undergraduate degree from Whitworth University in Spokane. Preston attended Regis University in Denver to complete his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He has advanced training in Dry Needling, vestibular dysfunctions, and clinical bike fitting. After having a taste of consistent sun, he decided to stay in Colorado, moving to Durango to be closer to the mountains. When not at the clinic, you will likely find Preston riding a bike, playing with his two dogs, skiing, or attempting to fly fish.
Jessica Fisher – PTA, LMT
Jessica graduated from Cortiva Institute of Massage Therapy in Seattle, WA in 2009. She continued her education by earning her associates degree as a physical therapist assistant from PIMA Institute and most recently by getting her 200hr yoga teaching certification in Dana Point, CA.She believes her background, alongside personal experiences, help bring an intuitive, well rounded and therapeutic approach to her massage. During her time off she enjoys hiking, biking, paddle boarding, reading, traveling and spending time with friends and family.