Jessica Buikema

Physical Therapist, DPT

DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy

Jessica is a licensed physical therapist at our Cascade clinic. She received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Health Promotion from Michigan State University in 2007 and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Grand Valley State University in 2014.

Jessica is passionate about helping patients in her community lead a healthy lifestyle and return to recreation after an injury. She has worked for a large orthopedic surgical group and treated patients who have undergone joint replacement surgery, arthroscopic repairs, and sports-related injuries. She also has had clinical experience with the pediatric population and loves helping families with infants treat torticollis and plagiocephaly. Other areas of special interest include temporomandibular dysfunction, vestibular issues, and spinal pain and injury.

In her spare time Jessica enjoys traveling, food and wine, water and downhill skiing, and spending time with her husband and two daughters.


Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Grand Valley State University 2014

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Health Promotion

Michigan State University 2007


Alter G

Balance Training and Fall Prevention

Chronic Pain

Dry Needling

Headache Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD)


Torticollis & Plagiocephaly

Vestibular Rehabilitation



5136 Cascade Rd SE, Suite 1C
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

P: 616-301-1215
F: 616-301-1217

They work with you and make your recovery journey 10 times better. The staff are all super nice and make you feel right at home. If you’re looking for a physical therapy place, definitely come to Hulst Jepsen!

Ella M.

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