PHIL VEATCH, PA-C
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT – GILBERT LOCATION
Phil Veatch comes to Backfit Health and Spine with a background in exercise science, spine surgery and emergency medicine.
He began his medical career at Backfit in 2010, helping to design much of the current therapy programs, before leaving to teach in the physical therapy tech program at Carrington College prior to going to PA school. After PA school he went directly into spine surgery where he was the first assist to a revision spine surgeon.
He left spine surgery for the emergency department but ultimately decided his real interest was in physical medicine and in helping patients achieve their activity goals without limitations. In his free time he spends time with his wife, Rachael and young son, Ari. He also travels the country to compete in national semipro paintball event and participate in Spartan Race obstacle trail races.