West Denver Staff

West Denver Staff

Dr. Kate Goforth

Dr. Kate Goforth,

Kate is a doctor of Physical Therapy who specializes in Women’s Health. Kate graduated with her Doctorate degree in 2011 from University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Since completing her initial schooling Kate has obtained continuing education certificates in the areas of functional strengthening, pelvic floor dysfunction, incontinence, caring for the pregnant patient, postpartum rehabilitation, and trigger point dry needling. Kate is active in the women's health community and is passionate about providing comprehensive care to women in every stage of their life. Some of the Women's Health conditions that Kate treats regularly include stress and urge incontinence, pubic symphysis pain, sacroiliac dysfunction, diastasis recti, pain with intercourse, nerve entrapment, and more. Kate recently obtained her Certification of Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy - Obstetrics; a distinction less than 200 PTs in the country have achieved. She has also received training specific to caring for patients in the transgender community, both for pre and post operative care.

Kate is an East Coast transplant and loves everything Denver has to offer. She enjoys hiking with her dog, camping, live music, and travel.

Emma Long

Emma Long,

Emma earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California after completing her undergraduate degree in Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado. At CU, Emma was a triathlete and field hockey player, which is where she developed her passion for physical therapy.

Emma uses an evidence-based approach to patient care that includes manual therapies such as dry needling and joint mobilizations, neuromuscular reeducation, and targeted strengthening to get patients back to doing what they love. Emma also enjoys treating a variety of vestibular and balance disorders, including post-concussion syndrome, BPPV, unilateral vestibular hypofunction, and MS.

Emma is originally from Ohio but first moved to Colorado in 2009 and hasn’t been able to stay away since. In her free time, Emma enjoys hiking with her fiance and two dogs, reading, completing escape rooms, and seeing live music and comedy shows.