Shaun Ernst, PT, DPT

General Physical Therapy, Physical & Occupational Therapy

Practices In: Joliet, Shorewood
Patients Seen: All Ages

I believe in estab­lish­ing a per­son­al rela­tion­ship with my patients and work­ing togeth­er to devel­op the best plan of care spe­cif­ic to the patien­t’s pre­sen­ta­tion, needs, and inter­ests, as well as pro­vid­ing my patients with the edu­ca­tion and tools to improve their over­all qual­i­ty of life.


Clinical Interests

Vestibu­lar, Ortho­pe­dic, Sports, Neu­ro­log­i­cal rehabilitation

Personal Interests

I enjoy spend­ing time with my family/​friends, play­ing table­top games, learn­ing about and observ­ing ani­mals and nature, and remain­ing active with a mul­ti­tude of out­door activ­i­ties regard­less of the season.

Governors State University Graduation Date: 2014 Degree: BA in Interdisciplinary Studies
Governors State University Graduation Date: 2019 Degree: DPT


Athletic Training & Balance Activities, Body Mechanics, Closed Kinetic Chain Rehab, Core Stabilization, Electrical Stimulation, Flexibility Training, Functionally-based Rehabilitation, Injury Prevention, Joint Mobilization, Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, Mechanical Traction, Myofacial Release, Neural Tension Release, Neurologic Therapy, Proprioceptive, Therapeutic Exercises


General Musculoskeletal Disorders/Injuries, Spine Disorders, Work-Related Injury