I recently had knee replacement surgery. I decided to do my physical therapy at Capitol Physical Therapy in Verona because it would be convenient. I am so glad I made that decision. Nash made me feel comfortable right away. He is very knowledgeable and has a calm, encouraging manner. I was thrilled with the success…
Julie and Jessica were invaluable in my breast cancer recovery. After a long recovery from a mastectomy, chemo, radiation, and reconstructive surgery with implants, I still suffered from pain in my ribs below my breast and pain in my breast area from radiation. The Breast Center at UW Hospital was incredible during the implant surgery…
From the first time I met Julie and Jessica, it was clear that concern for my total care was their priority. This included both the physical and mental challenges of breast cancer recovery. Upon learning of their focus on all aspects of this targeted program, I knew I was in the right place and on…
After a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction which required muscle to be removed from my back and brought to my chest, I didn’t want anyone touching me. My chest felt weird, I was in a lot of pain, and I was tired of doctor appointments. But I also felt very weak and knew I needed…
We rate Capitol Physical Therapy a 10; we are extremely happy! After having received excellent PT in the past, we had no doubt this was the only place we would trust with our son’s recovery. The warm, welcoming environment makes it a comfortable place to receive therapy. This puts him at ease allowing for the…
Meet the Staff
Dr. Stathas received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota after completing her Bachelor of Science degree in Dance from the University of Wisconsin, Madison.
Dr. Stathas enjoys treating orthopedic and sports-related conditions in patients of all ages, and has a special interest in helping women with pelvic floor and pregnancy-related conditions. She also enjoys educating patients on Pain Neuroscience, and is a National Certified Pilates Instructor. Together, her hands-on approach and movement-related background help her to assist patients in receiving optimal outcomes.
In her free time, she enjoys exploring local restaurants, baking, weightlifting, paddle boarding and teaching Pilates.
Dr. Blum earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Sport Science from the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse, and later when on to achieve his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Creighton University. He grew up in the Madison area, attending Memorial High School and is excited to be back providing physical therapy to patients in the community in which he grew up.
Dr. Blum treats general orthopedic and neuromuscular conditions and takes special interest in treating low back pain, athletes and weekend warriors of all ages, and post-operative conditions. He provides a blend of hands-on manual therapy with an evidence-based functional exercise program. He believes in showing people the basis of functional exercises and movement to help them achieve a greater quality of care.
In his free time he likes to fish in the Madison chain of lakes, snowboard, exercise at the gym, participate in activities at the local sportsman’s club, and spend time with family and friends.
Ryan earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin, where he also earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science.
Ryan has held previous positions on review committees working to improve outcomes and best practices in those with orthopedic conditions. He is interested in treating a variety of conditions with the goal of developing unique treatment plans for each patient to maximize their outcome. Ryan has taken several continuing education courses to further improve in areas such as dry needling, vestibular rehabilitation, chronic pain, sports performance, and running analysis. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association (WPTA).
Ryan lives in Sun Prairie with his wife and son. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with family, hiking, traveling, and playing the piano. He also enjoys staying active in the community.