About Michelle Nelson, PT, DPT
Michelle is a Virginia native, raised in Florida, who joined the IPTC family in 2017. She graduated from the University of Central Florida's pre-clinical program, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree with a focus in Physical Therapy. She then earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree at the University of North Florida.
Michelle has a strong clinical interest in orthopedics/manual therapy and has been trained in Functional Manual Therapy techniques, the McKenzie Method of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy, and has pursued further methodologies to best serve a broad spectrum of patients. She is a passionate physical therapist who believes in getting to the root of her patient's problems, taking a hands-on approach to treat soft tissue and joint structures, and re-educating their muscles to return to normal function. She is also a snorkel enthusiast, beach volleyballer, island hopper and dog mommy.