Chris Kaddatz, PT, DPT, ATC

Chris Kaddatz, PT, DPT, ATC

  • Specialty

    Physical Therapy

  • Location

    University Lake, Anchorage

  • Education

    Doctor of Physical Therapy (2020)
    Midwestern University
    Glendale, AZ


Christopher (Chris) Kaddatz holds a doctorate of Physical Therapy and a bachelor’s of science in Athletic Training. Along the way, he conducted and presented biomechanics research, taught and tutored undergraduate anatomy students, worked with high school and Division I athletes as an athletic trainer, and offered therapeutic treatment to patients in a variety of outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation care settings.

Mr. Kaddatz worked as research developer and lab assistant for the South Dakota State University Biomechanics Research Lab and received the Joseph F. Nelson Mentorship and Northland ACSM Undergraduate Research awards.

In 2020, Mr. Kaddatz joined the OPA Therapy Services team and helps active Alaskans recover from orthopedic injuries and/or surgeries. In his spare time, he enjoys exploring Alaska with his wife, Reid and dogs, Juke and Tula. He also enjoys running, woodworking, snowboarding, and fishing.

    • Non-operative and Post operative Shoulder Rehabilitation
    • Orthopedics
    • Sports Medicine

    B.S. Athletic Training, Biology Minor (2016)
    South Dakota State University
    Brookings, SD

    • Joseph F. Nelson Mentorship Award
    • Northland ACSM Undergraduate Research Award


The OPA team includes Alaska’s leading specialists and offers some of the latest, most advanced treatment procedures available today.

OPA treats a wide variety of conditions and offers comprehensive treatment options — including many non-surgical solutions, minimally invasive arthroscopies (repairs), and total joint replacement.

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