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Minttu Nykaenen, PT, DPT
EXCEL Fort Lee, 1355 15th Street, Fort Lee, NJ 07024
P: 201-224-8717 // F: 201-224-6381
NJ PT License # 40QA01866000
Minttu holds a bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from Satakunta University of Applied Sciences in Pori, Finland. During her undergraduate studies, she practiced physical therapy in Finland, New Zealand, and Spain, where she gained valuable knowledge about different types of physical therapy methods. She also worked as a sports instructor for firefighters while completing her program.
She went on to graduate with honors from the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program at Loma Linda University in California. Her experience as a graduate assistant allowed her to expand her examination and treatment skills.
Minttu’s interest in physical therapy was borne out of her passion for exercise and desire to help others. Minttu is an energetic physical therapist who enjoys treating patients with all types of diagnoses and aims to make the treatment sessions fun and engaging. She is always looking for opportunities to expand her knowledge through continuing education and skills training.
Staying healthy and active has always been a priority for Minttu. She enjoys hiking, pilates, and working out in the gym. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time in New York City, and reading. Minttu is currently learning to speak Spanish and Korean.