JESSIE MATHERS PT, OCS, FAAOMPT
OWNER EVOLUTION PHYSICAL THERAPY & WELLNESS
Masters degree in Physical Therapy, Shenandoah University, 2000
Bachelors of Science, Magna Cum Laude, James Madison University, 1996
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy
Fellow in the American Association of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists
Jessie has been a physical therapist for over 19 years and has maintained a steady clinical practice throughout. She has been involved with educating physical therapy students and other PTs for most of her career. She holds adjunct faculty positions at both Duke University Medical School and Elon University.
The FAAOMPT (Fellow of the American Association of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists) designation is held by less than 1% of physical therapists in the state. Fellowship training involves rigorous classroom work, testing and 400+ mentored clinical hours.
Jessie has published several research articles and spoken at conferences nationally and internationally. She has a special interest in clinical decision making and incorporating the latest research into clinical practice. Most recently, Jessie has added therapeutic neuroscience education and mindfulness techniques (healthy habit changes, stress relief, managing changes in health status) into her clinical practice. This holistic approach acknowledges the importance of the mind-body connection. See what patients are saying about their experience.
Jessie has completed training in diversity and inclusiveness (particularly in regards to LGBTQIA communities) and strives to provide a safe space for ALL where everyone is treated with respect and dignity.
When not working, Jessie enjoys spending time with family, exercising, being in nature and making art.