Dr. Samantha Santiago received her Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and completed her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at MCPHS University Worcester in 2018. Samantha is interested in current research with topics varying from the effects of smoking on skeletal muscle to Women’s Health topics such as the treatment of stress urinary incontinence. Samantha has experience in a wide array of diagnoses ranging from complex medical to sports and orthopedic disorders. She has experience in treating total hip/knee replacements and ACL repairs from post surgery in the hospital setting through the outpatient setting. Samantha’s experience allows her to recognize and work towards patient’s goals throughout the rehabilitation process.
Samantha enjoys staying active and is interested in trying new exercises from Aerial yoga to Zumba and everything in between. She also loves traveling and experiencing new cultures which serve as inspiration for a healthy lifestyle and new treatment techniques. Dr. Santiago’s goal as a therapist is to provide a well-rounded, holistic approach to help patients achieve their personal goals and prevent future injury.