Dr. Justine Richmond, DPT
Dr. Justine Richmond is a Physical Therapist who is also a Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist, Certified Athletic Trainer, and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. She graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Athletic Training before earning her Doctorate at the University of Central Florida. After graduating, she moved to Georgia and has since been practicing in the greater Atlanta area.
Justine’s treatment style is catered to each individual patient, and uses a combination of skilled hands-on techniques in addition to specific exercise prescription with a fitness-based mindset. She is a Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA) and Functional Range Release (FR) practitioner who incorporates these techniques as well as other skills such as dry needling, cupping, and instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization into her treatments to provide the most evidence-based care possible.
When she is not treating patients, Justine enjoys weight training, spending time outside with her dog Koda, and exploring new places.
Dry needling is a skilled intervention that uses a filament needle to target myofascial trigger points.
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which special cups are placed on the skin to create an airtight suction.
Graston technique uses a variety of instruments to provide a deeper massage to the soft tissue.