Doctor of Physical Therapy, Des Moines University
Bachelor of Science, Minnesota State University


Back Pain, CrossFit, Fitness Athletes, Headaches, Neck Pain, Older Adults, Orthopedics, Spine Pain, Sports Rehab

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August 3, 2022

Jake Pawol

Jake Pawol, PT, DPT, OCS, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and the founder of Fortitude & Freedom, PLC. Dr. Jake received his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Minnesota State University, Mankato, and his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Des Moines University. Dr. Jake is a board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and enjoys treating fitness athletes and active adults. He has a special interest in treating wilderness and tactical athletes. His clinical areas of expertise are the spine, shoulder and knee. Outside of work he is active in his church, enjoys traveling with his family, and spending time outdoors hunting and fishing.

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Fortitude and Freedom

8033 University Boulevard, Clive, IA, USA