Postural Restoration Certified
14655 Galaxie Avenue West, Ste 160
Apple Valley, MN 55124

Sidney Rivera II


Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute, Part of Allina Health

PRC Credentialing Earned: 2009

PRI Courses Completed:

Myokinematic Restoration
Postural Respiration
Pelvis Restoration
Impingement & Instability
Advanced Integration
Cervical-Cranio-Mandibular Restoration
Cervical Revolution
Postural-Visual Integration
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2013
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2014
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2015
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2016
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2017
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2018
Interdisciplinary Integration Symposium - 2019

In 2005, Sidney achieved his Master’s degree in Physical Therapy and finished a Doctor of Physical Therapy in 2006 from St. Catherine’s University in Minneapolis, MN.  Throughout his experience, he has had the opportunity to work with a wide range of populations varying from geriatric patients in the nursing home to pediatrics in the school system and all orthopedic outpatient conditions in-between.  Sidney was a part of the PRI Certified Clinic, Kinetic Physical Therapy Institute, from 2006 to 2011.  In 2009, Sidney earned the designation of Postural Restoration Certified (PRC).  Since certification, he has served as a teaching assistant for PRI courses on multiple occasions and been very active with continuing education of personal training and physical therapy.

Currently, Sidney is a Physical Therapist with Allina Health’s Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in Apple Valley, MN.  As the only PRC in the Allina Health system, he is part of an orthopedic outpatient setting.  He is also a team member of the RunSmart program that works with physicians, podiatrists, and shoe store owners to help runners develop and return to safe and effective programs through video analysis and functional exercises.

Sidney graduated from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, in 2000 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Kinesiology.  While at the U of M he also earned a personal trainer certification from the American Council on Exercise (ACE).  He maintains a current personal training role at the Eagan Community Center, where he implements training programs that incorporate the methodology of PRI with fitness and performance.

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