Alyson Whelan PTSMC Essex physical therapist headshot
Essex, CT: Physical Therapist

Alyson Whelan

PT, MSPT

Education
Master of Science in Physical Therapy in 2007, University of Hartford
Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine Athletic Training in 2002, Quinnipiac University

Certifications
Maitland MT-1 Basic Peripheral
Maitland MT-2 Basic Spinal
Maitland MT-ST Stabilization Training and Functional Rehabilitation
IASTM: Practitioner Certification: Combining Instrument-Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization & Movement to Improve Function & Performance

Clinical Interests
Alyson has experience treating a broad range of patients for orthopedics and sports medicine. She especially enjoys physical therapy for pediatrics, adolescents and young adults, as well as rehabbing individuals suffering from athletic injuries, with a particular interest in runners.

Outside the Clinic…
When not treating patients, Alyson enjoys spending time with her family. She is passionate about health, wellness and fitness, not only for her patients but in her own life. She brings this passion to the clinic every day in her aim to help people move and feel better.