Dr. Chelsea Sweetman DPT
Dr. Chelsea Sweetman, PT, DPT, has worked with Performance Physical Therapy since 2018 as a physical therapist position at the East Providence location. Hailing from Richmond, Rhode Island, Dr. Sweetman received an undergraduate degree in Animal Science from the University of New Hampshire and then headed back to RI to get a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Rhode Island. While at URI, she spent two weeks as a volunteer in Guatemala providing physical therapy service to youth.
Dr. Sweetman specializes in general and post-surgical orthopedics, sports injuries, pelvic health, and pediatrics.
Dr. Sweetman enjoys reading and hiking and spending time with her dogs, family, and friends. She’s also an avid horseback rider and a certified therapeutic riding instructor. She has also previously volunteered as a judge for horse shows at the Special Olympics. She reminds patients to drink water, stay positive and keep moving “You only have one body,” she said, “so you need to take care of it.”