Project Description

Why did you choose this profession?

I have always wanted a career that allows me to help people every day. Following an accident, a close family member of mine needed physical therapy in order to learn to walk again. I fell in love with the profession after seeing what a huge difference it made in their life.

What is your best quality as a professional?

 I am empathetic and will go above and beyond to help my patients achieve their goals.

Interests and hobbies?

I enjoy reading, running, walking my dogs, and camping!

Did you know?

I have been zip-lining in Antigua and went swimming with sharks.

What do you find most interesting about your job?

I love how many people you get to meet as a physical therapist!

What are some of your Favorites?

TV shows: I am the biggest How I Met Your Mother fan, I could recite the whole series!

Snacks: Popcorn and anything chocolate

Sports: SU basketball

What are you doing in the Community?

I raise awareness of endometrial cancer in honor of my mom

Meet Michaela and her family