EXPERIENCED PHYSICAL THERAPY TEAM IN ALAMOGORDO, NM



About Us:
At Back In Action Therapy, we are all about making sure YOU, the patient, get the best care for physical and occupational therapy possible. We are dedicated to giving you the very best, with the help of our amazing Back in Action team. Not just by hands-on therapy but also by listening to what is right for you. We have therapists certified in McKenzie Method Therapy, dry needling, and vestibular rehab. We also have Spanish speaking therapists.

Our Mission:
We are here to give only the very best in quality care. Definition of quality is “A degree in excellence”. To provide a comprehensive approach for analysis and functional restoration. To assist in creating desired functional levels.

To provide quality service at a fair price and give clients the tools for a guide to a desirable outcome. To run an honest and ethical business and to be known as the experts in physical therapy.

We develop individualized treatment plans to help achieve each patients specific goals. We have over fifty years of experience, bringing you the very best in therapy. Stop by today and let us show you how we can make a difference in your life.

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Meet Our Team

Dr. Scott Nufer

Physical Therapist

Dr. Scott Nufer is originally from Columbus, Ohio. He went to Brigham Young University, where he majored in Exercise Science and minored in Ballroom Dance. Partway through his undergraduate education, he took 2 years off for a full-time mission for the LDS church to Florianopolis, Brazil. He attended Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions for his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree. His clinical internships included a 6-week term at Provo Rehab and Nursing in Utah, and a year-long outpatient term at Benchmark Physical Therapy in Oakwood and Commerce, Georgia. He moved to Alamogordo in December 2016.

Scott loves working with shoulders and knees, as he has had to treat these areas in himself throughout an active sports life. He is also certified in dry needling (Cert. DN) from the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy. Scott is a happy husband, and father of 3 beautiful little girls.

Dr. Rachael Haverporth

Physical Therapist

Dr. Haverporth grew up in Alamogordo, and received her physical therapy degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. She is certified in McKenzie and specialized in Hesch and vestibular therapy techniques. McKenzie is a method that focuses on patient education and self-care to treat the spine and extremities by using specific repeated movements and prevention measures. Hesch is a method design to help patients learn how to align their hips and pelvis with easy, non-painful techniques. Dr. Haverporth has experience working with pediatrics, neuro, and cardiac rehab patients.

Alex Kruse

Physical Therapist

Bio coming soon

Dr. Matthew Hoyt
Dr.Matthew Hoyt graduated with his clinical doctorate in physical therapy (DPT) in 2016 from the University of New Mexico. He has worked in a variety of physical therapy settings over the past several years that has allowed him to work with all population types including pediatrics, geriatrics, and everyone in between. Matthew grew up in Alamogordo, and is very proud to be able to help the community. Matthew currently lives in Las Cruces with his wife, and two Italian Greyhounds. He enjoys exercising and watching sports during his time away from the clinic.

Ambareen Saiyed

Physical Therapist

Ambareen is originally from India and graduated with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from SPB Physiotherapy College, Surat – India in 2010; and MS in Kinesiology and Exercise Science from University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO –USA in 2014. She worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings including multispecialty hospitals and clinics in India before moving back to the United States as a travel physical therapist in 2018. Her clinical interests include orthopedic conditions including arthritis, adhesive capsulitis, cervicalgia, LBP with or without radiculopathy, sprains/ strains; neurological condiࢢons; and balance training. Her practice primarily includes manual therapy with therapeutic exercises to manage pain and improve functional outcomes.

Dr. Chelsea Mummert

Occupational Therapist

Dr. Chelsea Mummert grew up in Pennsylvania where she received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Chatham University. Following graduation, she worked as a pediatric occupational therapist prior to commissioning into the U.S. Army in 2013. Throughout her service, she obtained a Doctor of Science in Occupational Therapy and worked in the areas of outpatient orthopedics, behavioral health, and health promotion/prevention. She recently moved to the Alamogordo area after completing her active duty service. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, crafting, and baking.

Jolene Guerra

Front Desk Coordinator

Bio coming soon

Rena Collins

Front Desk Coordinator

Bio coming soon

Katy Skaggs

Therapy Technician

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Noelle 

Therapy Technician

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Testimonials
What some of our patients say
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