Jamie Ligon, PT, DPT can relate to many of the patients she treats. She required physical therapy after suffering a neck injury while she was a pole vaulter at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. After receiving her bachelor’s degree from UT, she joined Apple Health and Wellness as an assistant and certified personal trainer for four years. Jamie left Apple to pursue her doctorate in physical therapy at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga, where she was named the school’s “Outstanding Doctoral Student” in 2012.
She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association. She is also a guest instructor for the Beauty Hunters, a local exercise boot-camp.
Jamie is married to her college sweetheart, David Ligon, and they recently welcomed a precious baby girl in February 2014. Jamie also enjoys running, traveling and white Christmases in her hometown of Merrill, Wisconsin.