Jennifer Krekel, PT, DPT, EdD, OCS
- Doctorate in Education, Health Sciences, University of St. Augustine
- Doctoral Degree, Physical Therapy, Northeastern University
- Master's Degree, Physical Therapy, Northeastern University
- Bachelor's Degree, Rehabilitative Science, Northeastern University
- Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
- Physical Therapy
- Outpatient Orthopedics
- Neurological Impairments
- Pelvic Health
- Sports Related Injuries
- Musculoskeletal Injuries
- Women's Health
Jennifer Krekel, PT, DPT, EdD, OCS graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitative Science in 2003 and a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy in 2004. She then earned her first Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Northeastern in 2008 and her second Doctorate in Education from University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in 2016. Jennifer is a board-certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) who has over 18 years of experience treating a variety of patients in the outpatient care setting. She enjoys treating both surgical and non-surgical patients with orthopedic conditions, patients with neurological impairments, and patients who have had sports injuries or other musculoskeletal injuries. Jennifer has also has a developing interest in women’s health and has completed Pelvic Health Physical Therapy Course 1 through the American Physical Therapy Association.
Additionally, Jennifer has taught as a part-time adjunct clinical instructor at Mount Saint Mary’s University in Los Angeles. She loves teaching patients about their condition, the process of recovery, and the importance of a home exercise plan. Jennifer enjoys integrating principles of teaching, learning, and motivation to optimize movement performance. Jennifer has been an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association for over 12 years and enjoys being involved with community events in her local district. Outside of the clinic, Jennifer enjoys leading an active lifestyle, which includes running, swimming, and hiking. Jennifer also loves spending time outdoors with her husband, two children and her dog.