Claire Merriman, PT, DPT, MTC, PRPC

Claire Merriman earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine, in St. Augustine Florida. During her graduate studies, she received the 2012 USA Healthcare in Journalism Award for contributions to an article on injury prevention for runners.

Claire began her career in outpatient orthopedics, gaining 2.5 years of experience treating a wide range of orthopedic impairments in outpatient clinics in Boston MA, Cincinnati OH, and Irvine CA. Claire earned her Manual Therapy Certification through the University of St. Augustine in December 2015.

Claire joined the Hoag Pelvic Health Program in Jan 2015 with a desire to expand her expertise in treating pelvic impairments. She received her Pelvic Rehab Practitioner Certification through Herman and Wallace in November 2017. Claire has a shared passion for treating both orthopedic and pelvic floor impairments, with a particular interest in care of the pregnant and post-partum population.

In her free time, Claire enjoys running, hiking and exploring new places with her husband, family and friends.