Jessica Gutzman, P.T., D.P.T.

Physical Therapist
Sports Medicine

Children's at Town Center

jessica.gutzman@choa.org

Languages Spoken:English
Education and Training
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy: University of North Georgia, 2014.
  • Bachelors in Health Education, Exercise Science: Georgia College and State University, 2011.
  • Minor in Psychology: Georgia College and State University, 2011.

Interests
  • Soccer related injuries and rehabilitation
  • Lower extremity injuries and rehabilitation
  • Manual therapy
  • Core strengthening
  • ACL prevention, rehabilitation and return to sport

Societies
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG)

    Certifications
  • Stewards of Children, Darkness to Light
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED certified) , American Heart Association

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provision of skilled intervention to children/adolescents with orthopedic and sports-related injuries
  • Professional development through continuing education programs
  • Facilitate safe return to activity after injury

Career Highlights
  • Presented dry needling research at PTAG Fall 2013 Conference and American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine's 2013 Fall Conference in Orlando, FL