PT, DPT, ATC
Melissa R. is a staff physical therapist at our Glen Allen-The Creeks location. She has experience treating various orthopedic conditions including post-operative procedures but mostly enjoys treating sports-related injuries with athletes of all ages. She is also a certified athletic trainer.
Melissa graduated from James Madison University with a B.S. in Health Sciences with a concentration in Athletic Training. While at JMU, she was a student athletic trainer for women’s basketball, women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s gymnastics, and men’s and women’s track and field. She graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2005.
In her free time, Melissa enjoys working out and running. She has completed a few half marathons and 10-milers over the past few years and her goal is to complete a triathlon in the near future. She also enjoys traveling, hiking, and outdoor activities with her husband, son and daughter.