Melissa Carman, MPT
Licensed Physical Therapist
Masters of Physical Therapy
Certified Functional Dry Needling
Melissa is originally from a town just outside of St. Louis, Missouri. She recently relocated to the Fort Collins area with her family in 2016. She attended Northern Illinois University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree, while also routing for her Huskies as a collegiate cheerleader. She continued her professional studies at NIU, graduating with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy in 2009. She spent the majority of her time practicing at several outpatient clinics in the greater Chicagoland area. She has experience treating patients in a wide variety of settings including outpatient orthopedics, pediatrics, acute care, and in-patient rehab. Her true passion is working with orthopedic, post-surgical and sport-related injuries. She enjoys seeing the progress each patient makes on their journey to return to their previous activity level and play. Over the years, she has also expanded her knowledge through numerous education courses focusing on pain management and various manual therapy techniques. Her goal is to always treat patients as a whole and she believes developing a strong core is the key to every successful recovery. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her family, exploring all Colorado has to offer from the local shops and breweries to the mountainous adventures.
Jamie Schiess, PTA, LMT
Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant
Licensed Massage Therapist
Jamie is originally from northern Wisconsin and moved to the Fort Collins area in 2012. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise and Sport Science from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse in 2004 and then moved to Gainesville, Florida to attend massage therapy school. She graduated from the Florida School of Massage in 2005 with advanced training in Sports Massage and for the next 12 years she worked as a clinical massage therapist in a variety of medical offices focusing on chronic pain management and injury recovery. She had a desire to do more for her patients to help them reach their full functional potential and returned to school in 2016. Jamie joined the Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy team in 2017 after completing the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming. In her free time, she enjoys camping, hiking, playing disc golf and competitive volleyball, attending concerts, cheering for the Green Bay Packers and spending time with her boyfriend and their three dogs.
Front Desk Coordinator / Aide
Rebecca is a native from Fort Collins, CO. She attended Arapahoe Community College in Littleton, CO and received a degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant in summer 2017. She has a passion for helping people heal their bodies and treating all levels of athletes. She enjoys hiking and boating with her two dogs during the summer, and during the winter she loves snowboarding in the mountains on the weekends.