Nikki Marini, PT, DPT

Nikki is a Doctor of Physical Therapy with a degree from the University of San Francisco, California/ San Francisco State University. Coupled with her physical therapy education, she has a background as a professional dancer, clinical massage therapist, pilates teacher, and yoga instructor. This unique combination allows Nikki to provide her patients with exceptional, holistic, and individual physical therapy treatments tailored to their needs.

Communication and collaboration is highly important to Nikki. She knows that every patient is unique, and her primary objective is to customize their plan of care. Her experience allows her to partner with patients of all ages and abilities to achieve their specific movement goals.

Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy, University of California at San Francisco/San Francisco State University

Bachelor of Science in Biology, summa cum laude, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance, summa cum laude, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Post-graduate PNF Program, Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Rehabilitation Center, Vallejo, CA

IPNFA Level 4b Certification

 Yoga Instructor Certification, Chicago Yoga Center

Pilates Instructor Certification, Pilates Center of San Francisco/Metropolitan Pilates Seattle

Clinical Massage Therapy Diploma, Soma Institute, Chicago, IL

PNF 1, Institute of Physical Arts

Myofascial Decompression Level 1

APT mark

Out of the office

In her free time, Nikki loves to cycle around Chicago, dance, practice yoga, read, and spend time with her family.