Annette L. Shirk, PT, DPT, OCS, CLT-LANA

Physical Therapist

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • HealthEast

Languages I Speak

  • English

Care Philosophy

I enjoy working with people to educate them on their condition and develop a program that works well for them wherever they are on the journey toward better health. I believe that therapy works best when it is individualized to meet the patient's needs.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Lymphedema
  • Orthotics
  • Women's health

Education, Training and Certifications

Other Education

  • Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA - Doctorate of Physical Therapy
  • Mayo School of Health Related Sciences, Rochester, MN - Master's of Physical Therapy

Board Certifications

  • APTA Orthopedic Clinical Specialist

Skill Certifications

  • Certified yoga instructor

Recognition and Leadership


  • Director of HealthEast Optimum Therapies