Jacquelyn Poirier, PT

Jacquelyn Poirier, PT, is a licensed physical therapist. Clinical interests include manual/manipulative skills for management of the spine and extremities and a special interest in the fabrication of custom orthotics. She joined OA in April 2016.

“The most rewarding part of being a physical therapist is being a part of making changes in the lives of my patients. During my years of practice I have learned the skill of analyzing patients’ movements and mechanics and working with them to functionally retrain their movement patterns to decrease stress and strains that may cause injury.”

Certifications

  • Licensed physical therapist
  • American Physical Therapy Association, advanced clinical instructor
  • Level I Bike Fitting – Biomechanical assessment of cycling with specific emphasis on the foot/pedal interface.

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association

Education & Training

  • Simmons College, BASc, health studies, Boston, MA
  • Simmons College, MS, physical therapy

Continuing Education Units

  • Co-Taught in OMT program in Nairobi Kenya at the Kenya Medical Training Facility. Focus was on Evaluation and Treatment of the hip and knee, 2015
  • Onsite and Traveling Mentor for Outpatient Orthopedic Residency Program at The Jackson Clinics, VA, 2009-2015
  • Common Musculoskeletal Conditions. Clinical Findings, Education/Training, Measures, and Exercises, 2015
  • Advanced Mentorship, 2014
  • University of Southern California Bio kinesiology and Physical Therapy Orthopedic Treatment of the Lumbar Spine, 2013

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