Melissa graduated from Kutztown University with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology/Allied Health. Melissa then earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from DeSales University. She believes in using individualized patient-centered treatment plans to help patients maximize their function and achieve their rehabilitation goals. Melissa also believes in using patient education throughout the rehabilitation process to help patients understand their conditions and function optimally long after her care. Her areas of interest include treating orthopedic conditions, geriatrics, and adolescent athletes. In the future, she plans to advance her career by becoming an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS). In her free time, she enjoys strength training, camping, going to the beach, and spending time with her Golden Retriever, Callie.