Dr. Michael M. Gilbert
DPT, Physical Therapist
Dr. Michael M. Gilbert, DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) is a native of the area and grew up in Harrisburg. He attended Susquehanna Township high school and then continued his studies at Penn State University where he earned a B.S. in Kinesiology with a medical emphasis. Dr. Gilbert received his DPT (Doctor of Physical Therapy) degree from the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Gilbert has practiced across the state and has brought a level of treatment to central PA usually only reserved for the big cities. He specializes in the treatment of the spine with an emphasis on manual therapy including mobilization and manipulation of the spine. He has also worked in the sports and spine clinic at the University of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Steelers. Dr. Gilbert treats all orthopedic conditions as well as joint replacements, post rotator cuff surgery, post arthoscopic surgery and more. Dr. Gilbert has been featured on local TV and has delivered countless seminars around the region teaching the different aspects of physical therapy and in particular back pain.
“The physical therapy we deliver at Gilbert Physical Therapy is based on the most current research evidence. This ensures that patients who receive care with us are getting treated with proven techniques and strategies, and not just the fluff that exists in healthcare. “