Dr. Catherine Powell, PT, DPT with Professional Care Physical Therapy

Dr. Catherine Powell, PT, DPT

Dr. Catherine Powell grew up in Valley Stream, New York and then went on to attend Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia where she played both soccer and lacrosse.  There,  she graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor’s in Health Sciences.  Dr. Powell completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Stony Brook University where she was presented Stony Brook’s Community Service Award.  She volunteered in various programs such as the NYC Marathon, Empower SCI’s Surf Day, Just for Kicks, Fit Kids for Life, and Wheelchair Basketball.  While at Stony Brook she completed clinical affiliations in Acute Care, Outpatient Neurology, Outpatient Orthopedics, and School-Based Pediatrics.  While enjoying all of the different settings she consistently challenged her patients to reach their goals just as all of her teammates, coaches and previous physical therapists had encouraged her.
Dr. Powell has focused on enrolling in courses to enhance her manual therapy skill set through the Institute of Physical Art.  She attended the 2018 Combined Sections Meeting in New Orleans where she participated in several lectures on topics such as Upper Extremity Injuries, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Sacroiliac and Pelvic Girdle Dysfunction, Women’s Health, and Return to Sport.