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Strategic Orthopaedics, LLC is a physical therapy and nutrition counseling practice owned by Tom and Jody Whipple.


Tom Whipple                   Jody Whipple

MS, PT                                                     RD/LDN

Tom has been a Physical Therapist for over 35 years. He is a graduate of Northwestern University (BS) and Georgia State University (MS).  He holds a certification in the McKenzie Method, and is a Pose Running Coach.  The scope of his practice includes:

  • General Orthopaedics

  • Sports related injuries

  • Postural and technique training

  • Strengthening and conditioning

Tom has a gift for translating science into a language that is understandable for his clients.  He does this in a uniquely relatable, thorough and compassionate manner. 

Jody has been a Registered Dietitian for 32 years.  She completed degrees at Michigan State University with a BS in Dietetics and a BA in Communications.  Jody's practice is informed by principles of Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size.  She is a graduate of the How to Eat Method by Ellyn Satter.  Her scope includes counseling adults, children, and families in the areas of disease prevention, wellness, disordered eating, and improved body image.


In their free time, Tom and Jody enjoy being physically active, going outside and reading.  They are proud parents to Jacob, Abbey and their  daughter-in-law, Madison.

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