Chad Burnham, DPT, CSCS, Owner, Physical Therapist


Chad is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island where he received a DPT degree in physical therapy in 2009. After completing his doctoral degree in physical therapy, Chad continued to focus on outpatient orthopedics before opening ProForm Physical Therapy in 2016 as he began to recognize a need for quality physical therapy care in the Salisbury, Newburyport, Amesbury & Seabrook regions.

Chad is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the NSCA and holds additional certifications in Functional Dry Needling®/TDN, Graston® Techniques and holds his level 1 Precision Nutrition Certification (Pn1). Chad is highly trained in golf-specific fitness and rehabilitation through the Gray Institute as an NG360° Nike Golf Performance Specialist and Functional Golf Specialist as well as through the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI). In addition to his professional experience, Chad has a strong interest in health and fitness as well as enjoys spending time with his family and riding his Harley.


  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
  • NG360° Golf Performance Specialist
  • Functional Golf Specialist through the Gray Institute
  • Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Certified
  • Graston (IASTM) Certified
  • Functional Dry Needling®/TDN Certified
  • Certified in Applied Functional Science (CAFS)
  • Precision Nutrition Level 1 (Pn1)
  • Certified in Personalized Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation Training (PBFR)
  • Certified in Functional Movement Techniques (FMT)
    • FMT Basic & Performance (Kinesiology Taping)
    • FMT Compression Band
    • FMT Cupping
  • GIFT  (Gray Institute For Functional Transformation) Fellowship in Applied Functional Science (FAFS) – 10/’19
  • Certified Functional Range Conditioning Mobility Specialist (FRCms)
  • Certified in Body Tempering (BT-C)