Luke is an Idaho native where he earned his bachelor's degree of exercise physiology at Brigham Young University-Idaho and doctorate degree of physical therapy at Idaho State University. Before earning his degrees he served a two year church mission in Portugal, where he found a love for the Portuguese language and serving others. Luke loves the profession of physical therapy and working with people using exercise, hands-on treatments, and goals to help people improve their function. Luke is excited to continue learning more each day to improve his practice, and is also working on specializing in evaluating and treating disorders of the temporomandibular joint of the jaw. Luke enjoys spending time with his wife and kids, running, reading, eating, singing, playing piano and guitar, and experiencing the beauty that Oregon has to offer. He is very happy to play a part in Providence's ministry, and looks forward to working with you soon.