Perla Perez

Physical Therapist, DPT

DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy

Perla is a licensed physical therapist working at our East Grand Rapids location. She grew up in Benton Harbor, Michigan, and is a first-generation graduate from an immigrant family. She received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Grand Valley State University and earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Central Michigan University.

Perla enjoys treating a variety of patients, learning manual techniques, and using her Spanish/cultural skills. Her main areas of specialty are vestibular, TMD, post-concussion, orthopedic conditions, McKenzie method, manual therapy, and Spanish is her first language.

When she’s not working, Perla enjoys riding motorcycles and horses with her husband, hiking with her two dogs, reading poetry, and traveling.

Education

Doctor of Physical Therapy

Central Michigan University 2020

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Grand Valley State University 2017

Certifications

Certified Parkinson Wellness Recovery Moves (PWR! Moves)

Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute Courses

Level 1

Specialties

Blood Flow Restriction

Concussion Management

Headache Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMD)

Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation

Vestibular Rehabilitation

Locations

East GR

2000 Burton St SE, Suite 1
Grand Rapids, MI 49506

P: 616-608-8485
F: 616-608-8486

I had the pleasure of interacting with the entire staff in Cutlerville during my treatment. Everyone made the recovery process very tolerable, despite the “fears” of therapy that we patients/clients go through.

Joe

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