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Thane Schmidt, DPT

Primary specialties

Physical Therapist


1411 Highway 79 E

Elbow Lake, MN 56531


Elbow Lake Clinic


Prairie Ridge Hospital & Health Services


Medical school

Doctor of Physical Therapy College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN

Areas of interest

  • Instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization
  • Orthopedics
  • Manual therapy
  • Return to sport
  • Overhead athletes

Provider bio

Having grown up in Marietta, Minnesota, Thane appreciates our rural community. Originally, Thane's love of sports and athletics drove him to a career dedicated to helping other athletes. He now finds fulfillment in helping people of all ages and activity levels to reach their goals. He enjoys educating patients in regards to biomechanics, anatomy, and working with patients to develop individual goals to optimize function.

Thane enjoys hunting, fishing, golfing, Minnesota sports, and spending time with family and friends. He and his wife, Meghan, have one daughter, Lakyn.