Executive Team | Bill Pfister
Bill Pfister, DPT, MPT, CLT is Chief Executive Officer of RET Physical Therapy and Healthcare Specialists. RET is a rapidly growing physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine, and dietetic private practice in Washington State. Dr. Pfister is an actively engaged member of Washington States Private Practice Special Interest Group and sits on APTA’s Private Practice Section board of directors.
Bill Pfister Jr. received his B.S. in kinesiology with an emphasis in Pre-Physical Therapy from California State University Hayward. There he played collegiate basketball, was the team captain, and earned an Academic All-American award. Dr. Pfister received his Masters of Physical Therapy degree from Rutgers University and The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 2003. He completed his post-professional DPT at EIM’s Institute of Health Professionals in 2018. He is a graduate of Evidence in Motion’s Executive Program in Private Practice Management in 2018. He completed his post-professional DPT at Evidence in Motion’s Institute of Health Professionals in 2019.
Clinically Dr. Pfister possesses advanced competencies in post-surgical spine rehabilitation and as such has been a guest speaker at neurosurgical conferences amongst some of the world’s most esteemed neurosurgeons. Additionally, Dr. Pfister has a specialization in lymphedema and has worked as an expert in pre- and post-surgical breast cancer treatment and has worked closely with some of the top oncologists and cancer teams in Western WA. His forward-thinking and entrepreneurial mindset helped him create a rehabilitation center approach to care to incorporate massage therapy, chiropractic, physical therapy, and lifestyle medicine to accelerate rehabilitation outcomes.