Alyssa received her Bachelors of Science in Biology from Providence College in 2005 and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2011. Prior to pursuing a career in physical therapy, she conducted research on upper motor neuron diseases, such as Lou Gehrig’s disease, at Massachusetts General Hospital. Alyssa was a varsity athlete in high school and college where she saw firsthand how physical therapists help people prevent and recover from injuries. Alyssa is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association. Alyssa enjoys helping patients with a variety of orthopaedic conditions meet their goals and return to their activities. Alyssa has obtained her Orthopaedic Board Specialty. She enjoys working with a wide range of patients, but is most interested in pelvic health and orthopaedics. She has advanced training in myofascial decompression and has received her certification. To schedule an appointment with Alyssa in Ferndale, call 360-384-5111.