Our Team

Paul Kane, PT, CMP


Paul Kane is an experienced physical therapist who began practicing in his native country of New Zealand. He moved to southern Oregon in 1988, and founded Summit Physical Therapy in 1995. Paul became a US Citizen in 2012. He and his wife, Lisa, met in London. They have three sons.

Paul is an enthusiastic athlete. He enjoys many sports and frequently rides his bike to work. He understands that preventing injury and restoring health, whether or not you are an athlete, is the key to remaining active and pain-free. Paul has helped thousands of patients in Tualatin, Tigard, Lake Oswego, and throughout the greater Portland area. He is a Certified Mulligan Practitioner, and has completed advanced training in multiple manual therapy techniques. After 35 years, he remains passionate about his job.

“I lead a very active life. I love sports, skiing, soccer, running, biking and more. Staying fit to keep up with my three sons motivates me to stay healthy. That’s why I love my work as a physical therapist. Helping you preserve or restore your mobility, your strength, and your independence is more than just my profession. I am dedicated to helping you feel your best, so that you can live the life you love.”

Roger Miller, PT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Roger has been a physical therapist since graduating from UCLA in 1971. Prior to becoming a physical therapist, he was a collegiate athlete, and a member of the Army Special Forces.
Throughout his years as a physical therapist, Roger has always been committed to treating patients on a one-on-one basis, to develop a special relationship in order to deliver the best care. He has several certifications in orthopedic manual therapy and an extensive background in sports rehab.

He presently enjoys motorcycle riding, spending time with family, and lending a hand on the family farm.

Laura Howard, Office Manager & Patient Care Coordinator

Laura has more than 25 years of experience in medical practice management. She handles all our health insurance authorizations, billing, copays, and scheduling. She can answer any question you may have about your insurance coverage or treatment needs.

In her spare time, Laura enjoys sailing, West Coast Swing dancing, and spending time with friends, family, and her dog.

Bill Muir, Aide/Office Assistant

Bill has been with Summit Physical Therapy for over 24 years. Bill keeps the office and treatment areas clean and tidy, and also helps with light clerical work.

Bill enjoys exercising and is an avid runner. He has participated in several 10k runs over the years.

Teddy, Official Greeter

Teddy is a Shih-tzu/Bischon mix. He joined the Summit team in 2019 as office greeter and head of security. He comes to work with his mom, office manager Laura, and you can find him in the office mornings and most afternoons. When not at work, Teddy enjoys long naps and car rides with the windows down.