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Julie Watson

Physical Therapist Assistant

Julie graduated from Great Falls College –MSU with an Associate of Applied Science degree in 2012.  She has lived in Butte for 12 years and had worked as a physical therapy aide prior to completing her degree.

Nicole Salo, DPT

Physical Therapist

Nicole graduted from Eastern Washington University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy, after doing her undergraduate work at Montana State Univristy. She was born and raised in Butte, and she and her husband have two young boys that keep them very busy.

Michele Shea

Office Manager

Michele has a background in office management, human resources, and payroll. She and her husband, Tim, have three children: Mallory, Willy, and Timmy. She also works with the Montana Tech and Butte High athletic programs as a table official.

Copper City Physical Therapy

Jacquie McAdam, MPT

Owner / Physical Therapist

Jacquie graduated with a Master of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Montana in 2001.  


Our Staff

Our Firm

"I grew up with a mom who was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at 24. By age 40 she had undergone total joint arthroplasty on both hips and both knees. I watched her go through revisions of those original surgeries. I saw firsthand what physical therapy can do."  -- Jacquie McAdam, "Striking Gold in Copper City," PT in Motion, ​June 2015

Mission Statement:

Our goal at Copper City Physical Therapy is to restore movement, strength, and independence for those in need of our services, while providing a superior level of care in a fun and nurturing environment.


With more than 16  years of experience, Jacquie McAdam has primarily practiced in outpatient sport and orthopedic clinics.

Butte, America:

Jacquie has practiced in this area for more than ten years.   She has helped people in southwest Montana get back to doing the activities they love.  Jacquie and her family live in Butte.