Michelle Colman, PT, DPT, OCS is our Clinic Director at the Miramar location. Dr. Colman has been practicing physical therapy for 12 years in the outpatient orthopedics setting, with the last 7 years in the San Diego area. She graduated from the University of Colorado with her Masters of Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy. She earned her Orthopedic Certified Specialist designation from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in 2013.
Dr. Colman has a passion for working with patients with lower extremity injuries and has enjoyed working with athletes from all sports and levels of competition, as well as performing artists such as musicians and dancers.
In her spare time, she enjoys training for marathons, alpine skiing, exploring the great outdoors, and the occasional Netflix binge.
Allen was born and raised in Washington state where he attended the University of Washington and majored in Biology and minored in Nutritional Sciences. From there, he attended the University of St. Augustine where he received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Allen is also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist as well as a Certified USA Weightlifting coach with a special interest in combining the worlds of strength training, conditioning, and nutrition with physical therapy. As a physical therapist he is responsible for returning patients back to their "prior level of function", but he also wants to provide his patients with the skills to achieve a higher level of function than their "prior".
Outside of treating patients, Allen enjoys weightlifting, going to the beach, traveling, and spending time with his partner, Brian and little dog named Luna.