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Gilissa graduated from the University of Tampa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Allied Health: Physical Therapy Sciences. She continued her education at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences where she obtained her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. She has clinical experience with neuro patients in the acute setting, military veterans, lymphedema therapy and outpatient orthopedics. As a trained manual therapist, she is interested in utilizing anatomy and biomechanics to create patient specific treatment plans while optimizing patient outcomes. Gilissa enjoys working with a variety of patient populations, but has a special interest in Spinal Rehabilitation. Her philosophy is providing high quality, hands on care to her patients while creating positive patient-therapist relationships. Gilissa’s hobbies include going to the beach, crafting, do-it-yourself projects, and trying out new places to eat.