Maria Scheele, Physical Therapist Assistant
Maria was born and raised in Cheboygan, MI and remains a current resident in the northern Michigan area. She previously worked as an Aide at the Cheboygan clinic prior to finishing college. She is a 2011 graduate from MacComb Community College as a Physical Therapist Assistant. After graduation, she worked locally in a long term care facility for about a year. She then re-joined the Sports Med Team in July 2013, were she fit right in. There are many things Maria enjoys doing in the northern Michigan area, such as, cross-country and down-hill skiing, biking, camping, hiking, and spending time with friends and family on the many lakes boating, kayaking, swimming and enjoying the sun. Travel is another one of her interests. The most recent place she traveled to was Cancun, Mexico. Recently, Maria took up running as a new hobby. She completed her first 5k and mud run in the summer of 2013. Maria's next goal is to someday complete a half marathon.
We all like to dip in the water on a warm day to cool off, but what about when it's cold outside with the wind and snow blowing? Would you like to take a dip in a warm water therapy pool?
Did you know you receive great benefits from aquatic therapy or exercise year round?
Aquatic therapy has a number of advantages to enhance your overall health, especially in the winter time.
Benefits of exercising in a pool:
In conclusion, there are a variety of activities that can be performed in the pool and help you keep moving after surgery or even before. If you feel you may benefit from aquatic therapy or an exercise program, call one of our many office locations for a free consultation.