Eric Horstman, DPT, PT

Director of Physical Therapy

An Omaha native and Millard West graduate, Eric spent his summers on the baseball diamond.
His passion for the sport of baseball continued at the collegiate level where he earned All-
Conference honors all 4 years of his playing career. Eric graduated with honors and his
Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science from Southeast Missouri State University. He then went
on to earn his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Washington University in St. Louis, MO.
His passion for physical therapy developed at an early age when receiving treatment for a
sports injury. With the intention of returning to the field of sports medicine, Eric spent three
years in Surprize, AZ working with patients of all ages, activity levels, and goals to further his
practice background.


Eric is an avid consumer of continuing education and he utilizes certifications in Functional Dry
Needling and Blood Flow Restriction to compliment his extensive background in biomechanics
and movement impairments. He is also Medical Level 1 certified through the Tiltelist
Performance Institute (TPI).


In his free time, Eric is a volunteer youth baseball coach. He is passionate about reducing youth
sports injuries, especially in baseball. He also loves attending live sporting events, playing golf
and hanging out with family and his two sons. One of his life goals is to make it to all MLB

Eric Horstman, Athletes' Training Center