Kelsie Merritt, PT, DPT, joined the Swift Institute Physical Therapy team in 2023. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Sports Science at Concordia University in Portland, OR. Following her undergraduate education, Kelsie worked as a PT aide with our physical therapy team before entering the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions in Provo, UT. She has a wide range of clinical experience, including working with adults and children in an acute care setting and providing physical therapy to patients with orthopedic injuries in a worker's compensation setting and at the VA hospital in Salt Lake City, UT.
Kelsie strives to help her patients achieve their goals and return to healthy, active lifestyles. She aims to help each patient realize their maximum potential while relieving symptoms.
Outside of providing patient care, Kelsie enjoys camping and wake surfing with family and friends at Lake Almanor.