Marianita serves as the Clinic Director at the Covington PT Solutions location. She earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in Austin, Texas in 2016. She grew up in Houston, Texas and earned her Bachelor and Master degrees in Kinesiology from Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi. Marianita is a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist, Certified Sports and Orthopedic Manual Therapist, Running Rehab Specialist, is Dry Needle Certified, and is currently completing her FAAOMPT (Fellowship of the American Academy of Orthopedic & Manual Physical Therapy) with the Institute of Athlete Regeneration. Marianita’s primary field of care is orthopedics and sports rehabilitation, and she enjoys working with patients of all ages. Outside of work, Marianita is enjoying her recent move to Louisiana with her two dogs, spending time outdoors, fishing, staying active with her Peloton, and exploring all the food and adventure the New Orleans and Covington areas have to offer.