Home Page

Are you a Dance Specialist and interested in joining DFD?
Connect with Us!

 

Dr. Meghan Gearhart, PT, DPT – Head2Toe Physical Therapy

5.0
  1. Home
  2. » Dr. Meghan Gearhart, PT, DPT – Head2Toe Physical Therapy
Special Offers: 10% off Dancer Wellness Screen if you mention you found me through Doctors for Dancers
Bio:

As a former collegiate dancer, Meghan understands first-hand that dancers are both artists and athletes and they require specialized treatment. She is passionate about helping the dancers who feel misunderstood and frustrated when told to "rest and slowly work back into it" without any real guidance or appreciation for the complexity of what they do.

Meghan owns Head2Toe Physical Therapy, a mobile concierge practice that focuses on helping dancers recover from injuries safely, prevent future injuries, and maximize their performance through one-on-one sessions and group workshops. Her goal is to keep dancers in the studio and performing, doing what they love for as long as they want and act as a partner in health with companies, studios, schools, and teams. In-person sessions are typically in dancers’ homes, dance studios, Pilates studios, or wherever is convenient for them. Meghan also provides physical therapy and wellness services with Atlanta Dance Medicine and offers virtual sessions for dancers in NC, GA, and PA.

Meghan graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Emory University, M.S. in Health & Rehabilitation Sciences (Sports Medicine concentration) from the University of Pittsburgh, and B.A. in Dance from the University of North Carolina – Charlotte. As a member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, Meghan has presented nationally and internationally on topics related to dance medicine, Pilates-based rehabilitation, and the adolescent female athlete. She presents dance injury prevention and performance improvement workshops to the local dance community and offers yearly wellness screens and ongoing conditioning and Pilates classes. Meghan has been a guest lecturer for the UNC-Charlotte Dance Department and serves as a Clinical Mentor for dance medicine projects in conjunction with the Drexel University Physical Therapy Department. She has also assisted with backstage coverage of off-Broadway shows and the So You Think You Can Dance Tour.

* Doctors For Dancers makes no representation and assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained on or available through this website, and such information is subject to change without notice. You are encouraged to confirm any information obtained from or through this website with other sources and review all information.

CREDENTIALS RECEIVED BY DFD
DRY NEEDLING CERTIFICATION: IDENTIFICATION, EXAMINATION & TREATMENT OF MYOFASCIAL TRIGGER POINTS 
PILATES CERTIFICATIONS (EVOLVE MOVEMENT): BALANCED BODY MOVEMENT; MAT 1&2 INSTRUCTOR; MAT 3 ENHANCED PILATES MAT & PROPS; REFORMER 1&2 INSTRUCTOR; TRAPEZE TABLE/CADILLAC/TOWER INSTRUCTOR
PHYSICAL THERAPIST DRY NEEDLING - STATE OF GA - LIC # PT012810 
PHYSICAL THERAPIST - STATE OF NC - LIC # PT17216 
PHYSICAL THERAPIST - STATE OF PA - LIC # PT022970 
LIABILITY INSURANCE 
All documents are on file.
Contact Information
Phone: 704-464-2079
Website:
Social Media
Instagram: @head2toe_physicaltherapy
Hours of Operation: By appointment only, evenings and weekends available
Address:
Charlotte, NC, USA, North Carolina, USA

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Doctors for Dancers