Emily Tapia, PTA Henderson
Emily is one of our physical therapist assistant’s here at Jackson and is from Honolulu, Hawaii. She graduated from the University of Hawaii, Kapiolani Community College, and has worked as a PTA and Massage Therapist for over 15 years. In 2017, she relocated to Henderson, Nevada with her husband and three sons. Emily considers herself to be fervent about helping people to recover after a life-changing event.
She has spent the majority of her career in an outpatient setting, and has experience in wound care, home health, pediatrics, and acute care. Emily specializes in a variety of manual techniques which she personalizes to meet each individual’s needs, including the Hoffa Method, soft tissue release, deep tissue, lymphatic drainage, cupping, scraping, light stretching, and mobilization.
When she is not at work, she enjoys cooking, cleaning, and spending time with family while golfing and exploring new places to eat. She is grateful and proud to be a part of the JPT TEAM!!