Amanda Whitlock

Physical Therapist, MSPT, CIDN

MSPT – Masters in Physical Therapy
CIDN – Certified Integrative Dry Needling

Amanda is a licensed physical therapist at our Northwest Grand Rapids clinic. She attended Grand Valley State University, receiving a Bachelor’s in Health Science with an athletic training emphasis in 2003, and her Master’s in Physical Therapy in 2006.

Amanda has experience working in outpatient orthopedic settings, home care, and neurological rehab including traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and cerebral palsy. With the majority of her clinical expertise based in orthopedics and sports physical therapy, Amanda utilizes both a functional and hands-on approach in treating her patients. She strives to provide quality, individualized care for each patient in order to help them meet their goals. She places a strong emphasis on education to assist patients with overcoming limitations as well as preventing or managing future impairments. Amanda specializes in post-operative protocols and return to sports programs, has training in Selective Functional Movement Assessment, Video Gait Analysis, manual therapy and myofascial release, aquatic therapy, and amputee rehab. She is also certified in dry needling.

In her free time, Amanda enjoys being with her family, friends, and her dogs, traveling, going to concerts and sporting events, biking and camping.


Masters in Physical Therapy

Grand Valley State University 2006

Bachelors of Science in Health Science, Athletic Training

Grand Valley State University 2003


Certified Integrative Dry Needling (CIDN)


Amputee Rehabilitation

Balance Training and Fall Prevention

Blood Flow Restriction

Concussion Management


Dry Needling

Headache Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD)

Return to Sport Program

Sports Medicine


Torticollis & Plagiocephaly


Grand Rapids Northwest

721 Three Mile Road NW, Suite 100
Grand Rapids, MI 49544

P: 616-608-8933
F: 616-608-8934

This has been the best PT experience I’ve had. I’ve had over a decade of chronic back issues and this is the first time I’ve seen amazing results during PT for my back.

Julianne D.

How Can Amanda Help Treat Your Pain?