Karissa Tippens currently serves as the Clinic Director of PT Solutions’ Cedarcrest location in Dallas, GA. Karissa grew up locally to this clinic and attended Kennesaw State University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Exercise & Health Science. She then attended The University of North Georgia to pursue her Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT). Upon completion of her graduate degree, she began working for PT Solutions and completed their rigorous orthopedic residency program. Karissa has always been passionate about fitness and nutrition. She holds a certification in personal training and enjoys practicing yoga. To provide a well-rounded approach to rehabilitation, she believes these health and wellness concepts are especially important to incorporate into treating her patients. Karissa has served as a Clinical Instructor and enjoys teaching and mentoring students from multiple universities.
Outside of work, Karissa loves spending time with her husband and two rescue pit bulls, Draco and Luna. She also runs a blog where she enjoys writing about home décor and DIY projects.