Caralyn Baxter is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and serves as a Regional Director for the Kutcher Clinic (formerly The Sports Neurology Clinic) in Park City and Salt Lake City, Utah. She specializes in vestibular and oculomotor disorders, exercise intolerance, cervical pain, and whiplash associated with acute concussion, post-concussion syndrome and other sports-related neurological injuries. Her goal for every patient is to return to an active lifestyle as safely and successfully as possible.
Prior to joining the Kutcher Clinic, Dr. Baxter worked as the head physical therapist for the US Freeski Halfpipe team. Her career with US Ski and Snowboard culminated with on-snow medical coverage during the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea where her team brought home gold, silver, and bronze medals.
Dr. Baxter originates from Boston, Massachusetts where she earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Northeastern University. During her time in Boston, she worked at Massachusetts General Hospital Sports Medicine and assisted with the rehabilitation of players from the Boston Redsox, Boston Bruins and New England Revolution.
When she is not treating patients, Dr. Baxter serves as a guest lecturer for multiple local organizations including the University of Utah, US Ski and Snowboard, Park City Figure Skating Club, and Park City Ski and Snowboard. She also teaches the acute concussion management segment at the annual US Ski & Snowboard Medical Emergencies in Skiing and Snowboarding Course in Beaver Creek, Colorado.