Jessica Silveira, PT, DPT, PhD(c)
The University of Texas at Austin and Texas Woman’s University
Jessica became a pediatric physical therapist because it gives her the opportunity to improve the lives of children and support families of children with disabilities.
Jessica loves making sessions fun and engaging so that her patients enjoy therapy and gain confidence along with increased independence.
Jessica earned her bachelor’s degree in Neurobiology from the University of Texas at Austin in 2012 and her doctorate in Physical Therapy from Texas Woman's University in 2015. Jessica is working towards her PhD in Physical Therapy at Texas Woman's University with a dissertation focused on physical activity and motor development in infants who were born preterm.
Jessica enjoys working with a variety of diagnoses and has expertise working with infants and children who have neurological disorders. She has completed continuing education courses relating to Neurodevelopmental Treatment, torticollis, and neurorehabilitation.