Spare Time Activities

Outside of work, Steve enjoys time with family and friends, working in his yard and cooking for others.

Steve Peterson


West Saint Paul

Steve has been practicing Physical Therapy for over 30 years. He enjoys treating patients of all ages and conditions. Over the years, Steve has developed many specialties and has become a go to spine specialist for physicians and their patients. He has presented on the topic of low back pain to physicians, physician assistants and other professional health care organizations. Steve utilizes a biomechanical approach to his practice, identifying the underlying problems which may be distant to the joint or body part with symptoms. He often applies hands on manual therapy to correct alignment, incorporating strength and movement science to resolve issues and prevent future episodes. Steve places a strong emphasis on patient education and self-care skills, with an individualized approach allowing patients to meet their goals and return to the activities they enjoy and need in their lives.

Professional Certifications

  • APTA Certified Clinical Instructor


  • Bachelor of Art (BA) in Biology with Chemistry Minor, University of Minnesota, Morris
  • Bachelor of Art (BA) in Physical Therapy, College of Saint Scholastica


  • Spine
  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Headaches


At OSI, each clinic is staffed with a team of professionals to provide the absolute best care to you, our patient. Our Physical Therapists and Physical Therapist Assistants work together to optimize your rehabilitation process and ensure you receive exceptional, individualized care. Click here to learn more about the PT/PTA Care Team.