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Professional Physical Therapy Close to Home

Dr. Andrea Nelson DPT, licensed physical therapist, is proud to announce the opening of an outpatient orthopaedic physical therapy practice within your own Harbour Ridge Fitness Center. She provides state-of-the-art, evidence-based physical therapy without needing to leave the community. Whether you are working to recover from an injury or looking to improve your conditioning and flexibility to prevent injury, Total Motion Physical Therapy will offer you a patient-focused, individualized therapy experience.

Dr. Nelson is experienced in evaluating and treating all spine and extremity injuries, including total joint replacements, acute and chronic neck and back pain, osteoarthritis, balance deficits, muscle injuries and sports-related injuries. All treatment sessions will be conducted one-on-one with Dr. Nelson, providing consistent, high-level, personalized care. In addition, having your therapy session in your own fitness center will allow you to become comfortable and confident using the equipment. An exercise program will be developed so you can continue on your own to enhance gains achieved in physical therapy.

Dr. Nelson and her team are able to provide aquatic therapy when appropriate and can include sport-specific exercises for a safe return to golf or tennis following an injury. If improving your golf game is your goal, Dr. Nelson, a Titleist Performance Institute Level 3 Medical Golf Fitness Instructor and a competitive golfer, will work with your Harbour Ridge golf professional staff to provide a comprehensive approach to addressing the physical components of your golf swing. Dr. Nelson looks forward to providing comprehensive, individualized physical therapy care to you, the members of the Harbour Ridge community, in the convenience of your own fitness center.


Phone: (772) 291-3475

Hours of operation
Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Dr. Andrea Nelson

Dr. Andrea Nelson is a licensed physical therapist and Level 3 Medical Professional Certified TPI (Titleist Performance Institute) Golf Fitness Instructor. She graduated with her Bachelors of Science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Dr. Nelson went on to earn her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Southern California, which has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the number 1 physical therapy school in the United States since 2004. Dr. Nelson’s clinical area of expertise is in the evaluation, treatment and prevention of orthopedic conditions with a special interest in golf related injuries and fitness. Her clinical treatment philosophy includes conducting a thorough evaluation followed by an emphasis on hands-on manual therapy in conjunction with functional therapeutic exercise to restore the body’s normal movement patterns and decrease symptoms. Dr. Nelson is excited to bring her experience to the membership of Harbour Ridge as the owner of Total Motion Physical Therapy.
Physical Therapy  – Dr. Andrea Nelson