The Coast Team
Kevin Vaughn, PT, DPT, CSCS, Co-owner
Kevin Vaughn, PT, DPT, CSCS, graduated from Loma Linda University in 1996 with a Master’s Degree in Physical Therapy. He completed his specialist Certification in Strength and Conditioning from the National Strength & Conditioning Association in 2000. He has extensive training in the McKenzie Method, Functional Manual Therapy, and received his Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree in 2009.
Erika Wilbur, MPT
Erika Wilbur, MSPT, OCS, received her Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Illinois. She holds a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy from Washington University, and has been in clinical practice for over six years. In 2005, she received her Orthopedic Specialist Certification from the National Physical Therapy Board. This certification is held by fewer than 3% of Physical Therapists nationwide.
Mitch Holtkamp DPT, PT
Mitch grew up in the Bay Area, but found his home in Chico while attending school for his undergraduate degrees as a Chico State Wildcat. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific, receiving his Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2015 and developed a passion for manual therapy techniques. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and traveling the world.
Chad Layland, PTA, Co-owner
Chad Layland, PTA, graduated from Loma Linda University in 1996 with a degree as a Physical Therapy Assistant. He was born and raised in Chico. Chad has over ten years experience in outpatient orthopedics. He has completed post-graduate work involving golf rehabilitation and functional orthotic management. Chad also recently completed his certification to become an ART provider.