Dr. Melissa Kerr, PT, DPT
ERYT, YACEP, & AOL instructor
Melissa is a doctor of physical therapy, integrative physical therapist, experienced registered yoga teacher (ERYT), Yoga Alliance certified education provider (YACEP), and Art of Longevity (AOL) certified instructor with the Dayan Arts Organization Wild Goose Tai Chi & Qigong. Additionally, she is certified in Tai Chi for Balance Levels I and II with The Ohio State University & Lucy Bartimole and is a Flex instructor for Silver Sneakers. Melissa is an active student in the Dayan Arts and has a consistent, personal yoga practice.
Melissa is experienced in teaching a variety of styles of yoga, but through her work as a physical therapist she regularly blends eastern and western practices. Dr. Kerr’s therapy training allows particular expertise in attention to modifications, accommodations, and alternative postures for individuals who have underlying health concerns or injury.
Dr. Kerr practices her work as an integrative physical therapist inside of the Om Yoga studio via a satellite clinic with Eschman Physical Therapy, LLC. She teaches and works in the community with various healthcare professionals and academic institutions in addition to local non-profit groups that share the vision of improving health and empowering wellness.