Joanne Woolfenden vargo physical therapy staff

Joanne Woolfenden, PT, FAFS

Joanne graduated from the University of Wisconsin, Madison School of Physical Therapy. Early in her career she worked at the Burdenko Institute of Water and Sports Therapy, beginning her journey studying the body as an interconnected system. She has studied with the Gray Institute of Applied Functional Science becoming a Fellow of Applied Functional Science (FAFS) and certified in Functional Manual Reaction. Joanne is also Astym certified.  She views therapy as an opportunity to help her patients fulfill health and wellness goals and improve quality of life.   

In her free time, Joanne enjoys spending time with friends and family. She especially enjoys playing pickleball, hiking, cycling and camping with her husband Rob and their 3 children.


  • Astym certified
  • Functional Manual Reaction certified
  • Injury prevention
  • McConnell taping
  • Orthopedics
  • Outpatient physical therapy
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Shoulder rehabilitation
  • Rehabilitation treatment for sports injuries