Kelli McLaren, P.T., D.P.T., S.C.S.

Sports Medicine Physical Therapist


Sports Medicine

Children's at Forsyth

kelli.mclaren@choa.org

Education and Training
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy: North Georgia College and State University, 2011.
  • Bachelors in Exercise Science: North Georgia College and State University, 2007.

Interests
  • Gymnastics/Cheerleading
  • Running, Triathlons
  • Rehabilitation of Spinal Injuries
  • Amputees

Societies
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG)

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide rehabilitation for children experiencing orthopaedic and sports related injuries
  • Facilitate safe return to activity after injury

Career Highlights
  • Presented research on lower extremity amputees at APTA's national combined sections meeting and state chapter 2011.
  • Completed Children's Sports Medicine Residency Program, 2013.
  • Presented research on gymnast wrist at APTA's national combined sections meeting 2014.