About Motion Synergy Physical Therapy

Mark Shropshire is a licensed physical therapist and a board certified Cervical and Temporomandibular Therapist (CCTT) and Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. He was awarded a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Boston University in 1985 and has been practicing in the Fox Valley ever since. Mark has completed the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Manual Therapy course series. His post graduate training in TMJ management includes study at the Rocabado Institute and the TMD mini residency program at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He is a long standing member of the Performing Art Special Interest Group of the Orthopedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association. He also maintains a membership in the American Academy of Orofacial Pain (AAOP), the National Headache Foundation and the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT). He has completed the course requirements of Myopain Seminars and the Physical Therapy Board of Craniofacial & Cervical Therapeutics (PTBCCT) and is certified in dry needling of the cervical, shoulder girdle and craniofacial regions.

Jennifer handles the front desk functions. She is able to assist with scheduling and to answer your billing or insurance questions.

Our Goal

Our goal is to assist you in achieving your treatment goals. Commonly this involves improving comfort, function and/or independence. Using the tools of observation, palpation and motion assessment, we strive to match the appropriate corrective technique to the particular restriction to achieve a solution to your muscle, joint and/or soft tissue problems.


Our Values

We embrace the core values of Choice, Outcomes, Respect and Excellence. We appreciate the opportunity to be of service to you and recognize your unique needs. We prioritize continuity of care, clinical education, integrity and professionalism.

Benefits of Physical Therapy

Decrease Pain
Evaluate Physical Problems
Increase Coordination
Decrease Stress
Increase and Maintain Muscle Strength
Enhance Cardiovascular Fitness
Decrease Inflammation
Restore and Increase Joint Range of Motion
Educate Patients and Family Members
Facilitate Symmetry
Promote Independence
Restore Function

Continuity of Care

To those of you I’ve treated in the past: Thank you for entrusting me to assist you with your musculoskeletal health and well being. I have enjoyed the opportunity to work with you and invite you to contact me with an update on how you are doing!