Alyssa Mannikko, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Alyssa is a pediatric physical therapist who is passionate about working with children and their families to achieve both meaningful and functional goals. She strongly believes therapy programs should be fun, realistic, and individualized for each child and family. She has experience in diverse pediatric settings, including inpatient at Seattle Children's Hospital and outpatient at Good Samaritan Hospital's Children's Therapy Unit. Alyssa is committed to continued growth and learning within her career as a pediatric physical therapist. As an avenue for this growth, she is participating in the 2015 Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities (LEND) fellowship program through the University of Washington.

Education

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Professional Interests

  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Neuro- Developmental Treatment (NDT)
  • Working with infants and children with a variety of developmental, neuromuscular, and genetic disabilities

Beyond Work

Outside of work, Alyssa enjoys cooking, playing volleyball, hiking, and camping. She also loves the Seattle Seahawks and spending time with her energetic black Labrador retriever.