Fernando Miranda, RPT, CLT, SAP
Lead Physical Therapist
Fernando has been a physical therapist for the last 16 years. He has experience working in all types of physical therapy settings from acute, to rehab, to home health, to outpatient with children and adults.
He holds certifications in lymphedema and vestibular rehab. Fernando has recently received a bachelor’s degree in Health Science and a Masters degree In Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He has also successfully completed the challenging introduction leaders program with Landmark Education. He is also a graduate of Mastery University from Anthony Robbins.
He is committed to giving his patients the best care based on his extensive experience and education of human anatomy, movement, nutrition, psychology, and eastern and western medicine. He is always focused that his patients receive the best possible results.
Fernando lives with his beautiful wife and awesome daughter. He loves exercising, playing sports, dancing, reading, hanging out with friends and family and serving at church.
Occupational Therapist, CHT
Personal interest & hobbies
Elise has 15 years of experience as an Occupational Therapist. Eleven of those 15 years has been focused on treating the hand and upper extremity. She is skillful at evaluating and treating all age groups from 2 to 102 years old clients. She is competent at analyzing, recommending, designing, and fabricating customized orthoses (splints); dynamic and static. Moreover she experience in many settings such as orthopedic outpatient, home health, and hospital acute. She received her bachelors degree in occupational therapy from the University of McGill, in Montreal, QC, Canada. Elise enjoys ballroom dancing and salsa in her free time.
Physical Therapist, Yoga & Qigong Instructor
Miriam has been a Physical Therapist for more than 20 years. Her expertise ranges from Orthopedic, women’s health and pelvic floor therapy. From experience she learned that people respond best to treatment that has a holistic approach. She works with her patients one on one and create treatment plans specific to individual needs. The techniques she uses integrate Eastern and Western medicine. She uses Vibroacoustic Therapy, Biomat, MPS Therapy, Essential Oils, Myofascial Release, and she is also our Yoga Instructor for courses we offer in the evenings.
Administrator Assistance / Receptionist
Personal interest & hobbies:
Love to spend time with family and friends. Attending and being involved in our church. I like to dance, to swim, to do zumba, to do crafts, to design & decorate cakes, and to travel.
Bachelors in Psychology
Completed Landmark Education (Introduction leaders program)
Completed Anthony Robbins Mastery University
Teachers Assistant in Palm Beach County School Distract 2 years
Customer service supervisor & receptionist for Bank of Santender 9 yrs.
Awesome mother of Alejandra her daughter, 2 cats (Simba and China) and our dog Fluffy.
What do you like most about your work ?
I enjoy being part of the process of assisting people to feel and perform at there best. It’s exciting to be part of the healing process. Our patients become like family to us and it feels great at the end of the day to know I made positive difference in the lives of those around me.
Glades Central High School
Personal interest & hobbies:
Working with people, helping the elderly, charity work and spending time with my family and friends.
Maria is an intrical part of our business. She has many years of practical experience running and operating various businesses as well as many years of experience with billing and has the vision to lead our outstanding billing department. Maria is married and has 2 wonderful sons.
Business courses, medical coding seminars, Certified Health Care Business Specialist, and IndeFree seminar.
“Efficiency is the foundation for survival. Effectiveness is the foundation for success” – James Maxwell
What do you like most about offering what you are offering??
I enjoy serving the community and helping others achieve their highest level of wellness. I have the ability to communicate clearly and understand people’s needs.
I am married and I have two handsome sons.
Fluffy is our resident therapy dog. She has tons of energy, loves unconditionally, and help everybody feel great. Fluffy doesn’t mind just working for food.
Office Assistant and Receptionist
I am a Palm Beach State College student of Exercise science and Health Promotion. I am working on earning my Physical Therapist degree. Soon I will be working on other certification such as personal trainer, health coach and group exercise instructor.
I am working on promoting Effective Physical Therapy Inc. online with our social medias, getting our community and specifically places such as schools, parks, and clubs to know about us and our services.
Being the oldest of four kids I have adapted the nature of helping others and the role of being a leader. I love being able to help other heal and feel better about themselves.
On my time off I enjoy playing and watching sports such as soccer, ice hockey and volleyball. I love to dance and go for runs. I enjoy spending time at the beach and going to car meets.