Caralyn Baxter DPT
Cara is the owner and lead physical therapist at Motion UT. Her interests include orthopedic rehabilitation, youth and elite return-to-sport rehabilitation, neurocognitive approaches to performance training, hormonal considerations in female athlete rehabilitation and performance, and injury risk reduction and prevention.
Cara is the former head physical therapist for the 2018 Olympic Freeski Halfpipe Team and the former Regional Director at the Kutcher Clinic for Sports Neurology. She has worked with rehabbing athletes from the National Football League (NFL), the National Hockey League (NHL), Major League Baseball (MLB), United States Figure Skating (USFS), and United States Ski and Snowboard. She served as the vice chair on the performance working group of the International Congress for Athlete Brain Health and has multiple publications examining shoulder mechanics in the overhead athlete.
Cara is a past elite figure skater and now is an avid backcountry skier and amateur mountain bike racer. She’s here to help keep you in Motion.
Dave Quammen ATC
Dave is the Director of High Performance and Rehab at Motion UT. His interests include strength and power development in youth and elite athletes, movement re-education following injury, return to sport testing, and neurocognitive aspects of orthopedic rehabilitation.
Along with his clinical work, Dave is currently pursuing his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Rehabilitation Science with an emphasis in Neuroscience and Motor Learning at the University of Utah. He is the former head Athletic Trainer for the 2018 Olympic Snowboard Halfpipe Team and clinical specialist for all US Ski and Snowboard Athletes focusing on post-surgical rehabilitation. Dave has served as a guest lecturer for the national US SKi and Snowboard Return to Snow conference, the Medical Emergencies in Skiing and Snowboarding conference, and at the University of Utah. Dave is also a former instructor at the College of Saint Scholastica and has multiple publications exploring the biomechanics of ACL injury. When he is not in-clinic, Dave is an avid backcountry snowboarder and amateur mountain bike racer. He is here to help keep you in Motion.
Allen Tran MS, RD, CSSD
Allen is one of our Motion UT partners. He is a trained chef and registered dietitian with a board certification in sports nutrition. His interests and expertise focus on real-world, applied solutions taken from the chef’s perspective to make tasty food but reach nutrition and performance/general wellness goals.
Allen is currently the Sports Dietitian & Executive Chef for the Boston Red Sox. He was formerly of US Ski & Snowboard, and has over 7 years of experience working with elite athletes to not only perform their best at the highest level, but also recover optimally from inevitable injuries and to return to sport/normal activity.
Allen has interests in nutrition for injury recovery, culinary nutrition, dietary supplements, and an evidence-based and personalized approach to the various diet trends in the world today. Allen spends his time between Boston and Utah seeking the best mountain bike trails and also seeking the best new recipes to try! Allen is currently accepting new clients and can work both virtually and in-person (when he is in Utah). He’s here to help keep you in Motion.
Robyn Hase ATC, CPI
Robyn is one of our Motion UT partners. Robyn is a Certified Athletic Trainer, pilates instructor, and owner of @bodyworksparkcity with over 20 years of experience in rehabilitation and sports medicine. Robyn’s impressive resume includes serving as the official pilates provider for US Ski and Snowboard from 2013-20, working as the Medical Supervisor for Park City Mountain Resort during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games, providing on-site medical coverage for US Snowboarding from 1996-06, delivering medical services to US Figure Skating at the national championships, and supporting the Milwaukee Ballet Company. Additionally, Robyn has worked with Intermountain Health care, acting as an outreach athletic trainer, physician extender, sports medicine facilitator, and clinical rehabilitation provider.
Robyn recently completed her master’s in public health with an interest in preventive health. She plans to take this skill set directly to her pilates clients to encourage preventive exercise for long term health, and getting clients back to their full potential post-injury. Out of the clinic, Robyn enjoys spending time with her family skiing, cycling, and all activities mountain living has to offer.