Alyson Filipa, PT II

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Aly is a physical therapist, sports certified specialist, and certified strength and conditioning specialist at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, OH. She graduated from the University of Kentucky with her doctorate in physical therapy, and has been a life-long dancer herself obtaining a dance minor from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.  She specializes in treating the young, adolescent recreational and pre-professional injured dancer. She is a member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science. She is actively involved in community outreach for dancers where she performs dance injury clinics, pre-pointe evaluations, and educational classes to local dance studios. She also is actively involved in dance research and has presented at local, regional, and international conferences. She has also published several book chapters and articles in peer reviewed journals on topics related to dance medicine and the knee.