Christopher Shannon, PT, MPT, DPT, Owner, Physical Therapist
Chris has strong local roots and has been treating patients from the Kent, Renton, Fairwood, Covington and Maple Valley region over the last 15 years.
He graduated with his Exercise Physiology BS degree in 1996 from Eastern Washington University. He then attended the University of Washington and graduated with his Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy in 2001. Most recently, Chris graduated with his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2014 from Evidence in Motion in Kentucky.
Chris is driven by a strong passion to assist patients to achieve a higher function and decrease pain in their daily life. He utilizes an eclectic treatment approach that includes manual therapy techniques and exercise prescription to assist in the patients return to their prior level of activity.
“There is no greater reward than having a satisfied patient that is feeling significant improvement and can perform at their prior level of function again!”
Chris is married and has two boys. The boys keep him busy with soccer most of the year but he is also an avid cyclist and loves the outdoors.
Tyler Schieldge, BS, PT, DPT, Physical Therapist
Tyler Schieldge is a former soccer player and cross-country/track athlete where he ran for California State University, San Marcos. He received his Bachelors of Science majoring in Kinesiology. After graduating from CSUSM he gained experience in the field of physical therapy working as an aide for a year in a sports outpatient orthopedic clinic in Mission Viejo, California. He was accepted into the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences located in San Marcos, CA and has since received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy.
Tyler enjoys working with all kinds of patients from athletes and the geriatric population to patients who struggle with vertigo. When he is not working at OnPoint Physical Therapy he enjoys going for a run and waking up in the morning to watch the English Premiere league soccer games.
Alisa Alexis, BA, PTA, LMP, Physical Therapist Assistant
Alisa joined OnPoint Physical Therapy in 2018. Alisa is a graduate of the University of Washington where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Social Sciences. In 2014 she earned an Associate in Science with a Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Whatcom Community College. Since that time, she has served on the WCC Physical Therapist Assistant Program Advisory board.
Additionally, Alisa went on to become a Licensed Massage Practitioner from Whatcom Community College. She is motivated to help patients achieve their goals by interdisciplinary practices including manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, and massage therapy – all of which she believes are important steps in the rehabilitation process. Alisa has a passion for health and fitness.
Bryan Winstead, Physical Therapy Aide
Bryan came to us from the east coast, hailing out of Jacksonville, Florida. From there, he enlisted in the United States Army, where he trained at Fort Same Houston in San Antonio, Texas as a 68W Healthcare Specialist. His scope of practice put focus on trauma management and life-saving interventions at the point of injury. He completed his time in the Army and moved to Washington in 2015, where he has slowly been working his way to towards PTA school.
Bryan strives to help create an environment where all patients feel as though they are welcome, and that they are genuinely cared for. He believes in establishing an atmosphere that is empathetic to all patients’ problems and needs, but facilitates self-accountability and growth. He has a daughter and enjoys spending his off time watching American football, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with his dog.
Bridgett Stewart, Receptionist/Front Desk
Bridgett Stewart is a long time native of the Puget Sound. Born and raised in Federal Way, she is a graduate of Todd Beamer High School. Bridgett joined OnPoint Physical Therapy in February of 2018, as the Front Desk/Reception and oversees the front desk operations. Before joining the OnPoint team, Bridgett was employed as a Medical Assistant as well as a nanny. In her spare time she enjoys being with her family, her husband and two boys. She also enjoys camping and baking yummy goodies.
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