Melissa graduated from Springfield College with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy and Sage Graduate School in Albany with a Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy. She worked as a traveling physical therapist in Bridgeport, CT and Vergennes, VT, and worked for Long Trail PT in Middlebury. Melissa joined the Edge Physical Therapy in March 2009.
Clinically, Melissa treats with a wide variety of patients from orthopedic injuries to work related conditions, with special interests in aquatic therapy and post-op rehabilitation. Melissa also likes to incorporate the exercise facilities at the Edge into her Physical Therapy programs to give patients a comfortable transition into an independent management program.
Melissa recently completed advanced training in ergonomics and became a Certified Ergonomic Evaluation Specialist. With this certification, Melissa is able to offer industry and office based ergonomic evaluations and provide risk identification and remediation services.
Melissa grew up in Central New York and moved to Vermont in 2007. She enjoys traveling, hiking, kayaking, and spending time with family and friends.