Brittany Witherell , Doctor of Physical Therapy
Brittany Witherell, PT, DPT is a graduate of The University of Rhode Island where she received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. Brittany completed her post-graduate studies at Franklin Pierce University in New Hampshire where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree.
Brittany’s clinical experiences provided her with the insight into various patient populations, facilitating her enjoyment for treating patients across the lifespan.Brittany’s clinical experiences include outpatient orthopedics and neurological rehab, pediatrics, and skilled nursing facility. Brittany has been a dancer for 20 years which she continued competitively throughout her college experience. This sparked a specific interest in her to help dancers and other athletes achieve their specific goals through exercise-based intervention.
In addition to this, Brittany received her LSVT BIG certification to administer a specific research-based exercise program designed for those diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. This exercise program involves large amplitude movements in order to facilitate functional gains through dance like movements. In her spare time, Brittany enjoys hiking in NH, spending time with family and friends, and snacking on chips and salsa.
Brittany currently sees patients Monday through Friday at our Dorchester location and via telehealth. Brittany can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 617-506-7210.