Kim Tissier, P.T., D.P.T., P.C.S.

Physical Therapist
Rehabilitation

The Children's Medical Office Building at Scottish Rite
404-785-3750
kimberly.tissier2@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Bachelor of Health Science in Physical Therapy: University of Florida, 1999.
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy: MGH Institute of Health Professions, 2010.

Interests
  • Pediatric patients with neuromuscular disorders
  • Neuro-developmental treatment
  • Serial casting and kinesiotaping

Societies
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Physical Therapy Association of Georgia
  • Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association (NDTA)

    Certifications
  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy (PCS)
  • NDT (Neuro-Developmental Treatment) Certified
  • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor
  • Certified Infant Massage Instructor
  • Certified Kinesiotape Practitioner

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for evaluating and treating children with a variety of diagnoses
  • Clinical Instructor for physical therapy students
  • Member of Physical Therapy Residency Faculty

Career Highlights
  • Physical Therapy Residency Program at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta- faculty member, assisted in the creation of outpatient curriculum and mentors residents
  • Guest instructor at University of South Florida and Georgia State University