Dr. Priya Ghayal, PT, DPT, MBAPhysical Therapist
Dr. Priya Ghayal, PT, DPT, MBA is a Chicago native who graduated from Marquette University in 2015 with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She has since concentrated on neurologic, orthopedic, and cardiopulmonary physical therapy to treat the root cause of patients’ physiologic problems. She confidently utilizes biomechanical and neurologic assessments to help individuals rehabilitate following a stroke, traumatic brain injury, and other debilitating conditions.
Dr. Priya believes that patient education is the key to effective treatment and the catalyst to superior outcomes. She has taken many continuing education courses all over the nation to receive certifications in Dementia Care, Electrotherapy, Bioness L300, Comprehensive Approaches to Aging Confidently with a detailed focus on Geriatric Posture, Core, and Balance.
Several experiences have given Dr. Priya a distinctive and colorful array of qualifications that enhance her ability to optimize outcomes for each and every patient. Her clinical experience varies across a spectrum of inpatient acute rehab, subacute rehab, outpatient care, long-term care, and home health therapy. In addition to the above accomplishments, Dr. Priya earned her Master’s in Business Administration from Union University in 2020. With an advanced business management degree,
Dr. Priya has proven to be a versatile leader by delivering bold performance in an ever-changing global healthcare market. She has served as the Director of Rehabilitation Services in a 200-bed Assisted Living/Independent Living Facility in Jackson, Tennessee. As DOR, she ensured quality outcomes by leading through an evolving, modern healthcare system by providing
comprehensive care and exceptional quality outcomes to patients with stroke, brain injury, neurologic disorders, amputation, spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, and many more complex diagnoses. These clinical experiences have allowed her to gain the necessary skills to become a well-rounded, independent practitioner who can provide exceptional
care to all patients.
Throughout her time in Physical Therapy, Dr. Priya has always focused on the needs of the patient, designing customized regimens that conformed to a patient’s comfort level and desired results. She continuously embraces the concept of evidence-based medicine. In treating physical therapy patients, she draws upon current research to incorporate scientifically validated methods into her daily practice.
These accomplishments are a testament to her tireless pursuit of excellence in the field of Physical Therapy. As a DPT previously licensed in Illinois and currently licensed in Nevada and Tennessee, Dr. Priya has risen the ranks to one of the most respected physical therapists in West Tennessee. She believes non-surgical management with a conservative, holistic approach to chronic pain, neurologic deficits, and musculoskeletal conditions is key in returning individuals
back to a healthy lifestyle.
- Fracture, sprain, or strain from an auto accident or sports injury
- Acute pain from a herniated disc, compressed nerves, or sciatica
- Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis,
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Traumatic brain injury Obesity
- Stroke Stroke
Heart attack Generalized weakness
Pneumonia/ Respiratory dysfunction Low back pain/ Chronic pain syndrome
Guillain-Barré Syndrome Parkinson’s Disease
Spinal Cord Injury Multiple Sclerosis
Amputation Cardiac failure