Kevin Hecksel

Physical Therapist, DPT, Cert MDT, Cert ART

DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy
Cert MDT – Certified McKenzie Method
Cert ART – Certified Active Release Technique

Kevin is a licensed physical therapist and the manager at our Standale office. He graduated from Grand Valley State University in 2010 where he received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. He has experience in a variety of clinical settings including outpatient orthopedics, inpatient acute care, and acute rehabilitation.

Kevin has attended several continuing education courses on a variety of topics. He is certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy through the McKenzie Institute and is upper and lower extremity certified in Active Release Techniques. Kevin is also dry needling trained through Integrative Dry Needling. He enjoys treating a variety of diagnoses including mechanical neck and back pain, sports related injuries, and post-operative conditions.

Kevin enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two young children. His hobbies include playing sports, exercising, fishing, and traveling.


Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Grand Valley State University 2010


McKenzie Certified

Active Release Technique

Functional Dry Needling Practitioner


ART (Active Release Techniques)

Balance Training and Fall Prevention

Certified Mckenzie Method

Dry Needling

Headache Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD)



4761 Lake Michigan Drive NW Ste A
Grand Rapids, MI 49534

P: 616-791-7025
F: 616-791-7233

I actually enjoyed PT at HJPT. I have been to 4 different PT practices in the past but HJPT is my favorite. It feels more personal here and everyone is friendly. It’s like one big happy family which makes it easy to feel welcome. I will recommend your company to everyone.


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