Karla Vreeland Koenig, LPTA, LMT

Karla graduated from Mt. Hood Community College in 1993 with an Associate of Applied Science Degree Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. She also attended a few courses at Oregon School of Massage, eventually challenging Oregon State Boards to earn her License Massage Therapy Certificate in 1994.

She has been a practicing LPTA and LMT in Multnomah and Clackamas counties for nearly 27 years. Karla has a strong background in-home health care, in/outpatient orthopedics, and manual therapies.

Karla began volunteer work pursuing her interest in Physical Therapy in 1983.

Her prior interest and education included physical education, nutrition, and business.

Karla is currently self-employed, owns and operates LMT office in Gresham Oregon with her business partner Darra Black at West Gresham Plaza.

She also is an instructor with Mount Hood Athletic Club in Sandy Oregon, where she enjoys teaching strength training, yoga, and aquatic exercise.

Karla has experience as a Health Center Director in Welches Oregon 1986-1987.

Karla is looking forward to transitioning into Ascent Physical Therapy Sandy office September 18, 2019.

  • I am looking forward to sharing my knowledge and skills, helping members of the community return to work, sports, and functional everyday life!


Random fun facts:

  • Karla enjoys spending time with her family, friends and
  • She competed in Track as a long-distance runner through her high school and college years.
  • Her hobbies include hiking, mountain biking, all types of water sports, gardening, cooking and
  • She raised her son/family on a small farm with cows, horses, goats, chickens, cats, dogs and couple of bunny