Profile – Physical Therapist
Sara Stinson, PT, DPT
Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital
St. Johnsbury, VT
Sara Stinson, native of the Danville, VT area, got to physical therapy in a roundabout way but feels she has found her niche.
“I always had it in the back of my mind that I wanted to be in health care; as a kid I worked in my Dad’s physical therapy clinic (Dan Wyand, PT, head of PT at Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital),” she remarks, “But I started college at Northeastern University where I studied business for three years and finished my undergraduate degree in biology at UVM. Then I earned my Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Franklin Pierce University.”
“When I was finishing my undergraduate work at UVM, I happened to get into a training program to be an assistant in ophthalmology at