Melissa Abellanida, DPT

Physical Therapist

Working in healthcare gives Melissa the ability to positively impact a patient’s quality of life. She enjoys working on finding a client’s active hobby and aiding them in reaching their overall goal.

Originally from Pukalani, Maui, Melissa graduated from the University of Puget Sound with a BS in Kinesiology and Exercise Science, and earned her DPT from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. She’s certified as a Sports Specialist, a Sports Orthopedic Manual Therapist, and a Strength and Conditioning Specialist. She utilizes Dry Needling in her practice.

When she’s not at work, Melissa enjoys hiking and camping with her family, surfing, cooking, and gardening.