• Vestibular Rehab (vertigo, dizziness and balance disorders)
  • Concussion Rehabilitation
  • Headache Management
  • TMJ Disorders
  • Graston Certified
  • Dry Needling
  • All things Orthopedics

Nate DeBruin


Oakdale / 3M

Nate, a graduate in PT from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, has been practicing in sports medicine and outpatient orthopedic physical therapy for over 25 years. In addition to attaining his designation as an orthopedic certified specialist, he has also developed several specialties over the years. He has been a specialist in vestibular rehabilitation (vertigo, dizziness, and balance disorders) for 15 years and attained the Herdman Certification in Vestibular Rehabilitation. He is also a specialist in treating both sports and non-sports related concussions. A natural problem solver, Nate has a passion for working with other athletes and non-athletes and finding solutions for their specific injuries/issues. He uses a wide variety of treatment techniques to address each patient’s individual needs.

Nate is a native of the Twin Cities and thinks Minnesota is a great place to live.  He loves traveling to new places but also loves having his home base here.  

Spare Time Activities

Nate likes all things outdoors: hiking, camping, swimming, running, Nordic skiing, and biking. When he does sit still, he likes to cook, eat, and go to breweries with friends. He also loves a good podcast.


  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Physical Therapy, University of Wisconsin, Madison – graduated 1995

Professional Certifications

  • Herdman Certification in Vestibular Rehabilitation
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
  • APTA Certified Clinical Instructor
  • Masters Dry Needling Lv 1 Certification


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