Iowa City Physical Therapy

Established in 2013, our focus is placing the patient first, providing quality care and empowering each individual to reach his or her own goals. Evidence-based treatments are paramount in this process. Our mission is to provide individualized care in a welcoming environment. In an ever changing healthcare environment, patients have a right to choose their healthcare provider. Patients have their own doctor and dentist - we want to be your physical therapy provider. 

Free Injury Consultation

A free injury consultation is a 30 minute session with a licensed physical therapist who will assess your injury/pain and recommend treatment options. If you are interested, please call us at 319-339-4278 to schedule your appointment. 

Steve Clark, MPT, MTC

Steve was raised in the state of Iowa. He moved to Iowa City in 1992, attending the University of Iowa for both his undergraduate and graduate school training. Steve has been a licensed physical therapist, practicing in the Iowa City area for fifteen years, focusing on outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine. He uses an eclectic approach to patient care, utilizing manual therapy, therapeutic exercise and biomechanics/motor control training with his patients. 

Steve resides in North Liberty with his wife and two children.


  • Manual Therapy Certification, University of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, Florida, May 2006

  • Master of Physical Therapy, University of Iowa College of Medicine and Graduate College, Iowa City, Iowa, November 1998

  • Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science, University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts, Iowa City, Iowa, December 1994

  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts, Iowa City, Iowa, December 1994

Feryl York, BS, PTA

Feryl is a native of Illinois where she earned a B.S. in Exercise Science from Western Illinois University in 1999. WIU is also where she met her husband Ryan and joined him in his home state of Iowa in 2000. In 2003, she earned her A.A.S. in the Physical Therapy Assistant program at Kirkwood Community College and joined Kirkwood's adjunct faculty team in 2006. Feryl has been practicing in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City area where her clinical experience includes out-patient orthopedic physical therapy, aquatic therapy and marketing for business growth/development. She remains active in the health and fitness community by educating The Corridor as KCRG's Fitness Expert along with teaching a variety of group exercise classes at the M.A.C. in Cedar Rapids. 

The York's enjoy spending time with their Chihuahua, Zipp. They enjoy an active lifestyle where the love for endurance sports began while celebrating their first anniversary by completing their first triathlon. They would never have guessed countless marathons and triathlons would take them through the US!

Feryl was honored to secure the title of Mrs. Iowa International 2010 and Mrs. Iowa America 2013. Throughout her pageant career, Feryl's primary focus is philanthropy for cancer research. The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is at the forefront of her efforts as her mother, grandmother and two uncles have battled blood cancers. 


  • Associates of Applied Science, Physical Therapy Assistant, Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, IA, 2003

  • Bachelors of Science, Exercise Science, Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL, 1999

  • Certified Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Instructor with focus on studio cycling, pilates and yoga. 

The Clinic

Iowa City Physical Therapy is located inside Core Fitness on Mormon Trek Blvd in Iowa City. The clinic is unique in that we have private space for physical therapy treatments, but also access to the entire fitness center, including weights, machines, cardio equipment and an indoor pool. Patients can choose whether they utilize any of the equipment with their physical therapy treatment. 

Private Treatment Rooms

Private Treatment Rooms

Inside Core Fitness on Mormon Trek Blvd

Inside Core Fitness on Mormon Trek Blvd