America's Woman of the Month - January, 2018

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Denise Campbell

Biography: Denise Campbell is the Owner/Founder/CEO of Southwest Sport & Spine Center in Las Cruces, New Mexico. She earned her B.S. in Physical Education and Athletic Training at Texas A&M University and her B.S. in Physical Therapy at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. Her area of expertise lies in Spine/Orthopedics and she attends educational training sessions in physical therapy and general healthcare. The Southwest Sport & Spine Center is a privately owned outpatient physical therapy clinic. They have been in business since 2000. They employ the McKenzie Diagnosis & Treatment method which helps to provide an accurate diagnosis and to predict a reasonable outcome. Ms. Campbell is affiliated with the McKenzie Institute, the American Physical Therapy Association and has served as President of the New Mexico State University, Aggie Athletic Association. The Southwest Sport & Spine Center is geared to physical therapy which includes treating back and neck pain, post surgical rehabilitation, total joint replacement and work related injuries to name a few. They also support local athletes, middle school, high school and private schools with sports injury consultations. Ms. Campbell's interests also lie in sports activities along with service and leadership for community based programs. Her leisure time is spent with family activities and in raising and showing animals.
Industry: Healthcare
Current Organization: Southwest Sport & Spine Center
Type of Organization: Healthcare practice
Major Product: Physical therapy
Area of Distribution: New Mexico
Expertise: Sports Medicine; Spine/Orthopedics; Attends educational training sessions in Physical Therapy and general healthcare
University/Degree: B.S., Physical Education and Athletic Training, Texas A&M University; B.S., Physical Therapy, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
Title: Physical Therapist/Owner/Founder/CEO; P.T., A.T.C., O.C.S., Dip. M.D.T., F.A.A.O.M.P.T.
Affiliations: NATA; AAOMPT; NASS; Board of Directors, Desert States Physical Therapy Network; service or leadership for community based programs (works with Church); Chair, Scholarship Committee, Southern New Mexico State Fair; Burger Time Athletic Fund (local 4H involvement)
Hobbies & Sports: Sports activities (especially football and tennis), service or leadership in community based programs, family activities, showing animals (especially racehorses)