DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy
SCS – Sports Clinical Specialist
Joel Vander Lugt is a licensed physical therapist at our Caledonia location. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Calvin College in 2008 and his doctorate in physical therapy from Washington University in St Louis in 2011. His professional interests are in sports medicine, concussion management, and orthopedics, and has worked his entire career in those fields. He has experience in a variety of sports injuries and is passionate about returning patients back to activity safely.
Joel recently moved back to Grand Rapids with his wife and young daughter after 11 years in Boise to serve the Caledonia community. When not working, Joel enjoys playing tennis, golf, and basketball, as well as traveling to new places with his family.
Washington University 2011
Calvin College 2008
I had a great experience at Hulst Jepsen! The staff is professional but very welcoming and friendly. My physical therapist treated my issue with kindness and expertise. I am extremely happy with my results.Kerry L.