Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Women’s Health Physical Therapy
Certified in Lymphedema Therapy
As a mother and recreational athlete, Melinda appreciates the effect of pregnancy and postpartum on a person's body and enjoys helping women maintain active and healthy pregnancies and recover physically in the postpartum years. Melinda has extensive education and training to support her specialized practice in pelvic rehabilitation, lymphedema therapy, and cancer rehabilitation. She received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Thomas Jefferson University. She is a graduate of Good Shepherd Penn Partners’ Women’s Health Physical Therapy Residency and is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pelvic Health Physical Therapy. Melinda is also a Certified Lymphedema Therapist with training through the Norton School of Lymphology and additional certification through the Lymphology Association of North America. She strives to bridge her expertise in oncology, lymphedema, and pelvic rehabilitation to educate and empower men and women in the recovery from cancer and cancer treatments. Outside of work, Melinda enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and promoting an environmentally-sustainable lifestyle.