Kayla Knight, DPT
Florida Gulf Coast University

Kayla is a Wauchula, Florida native. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Palm Beach Atlantic University before going on to receive her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Florida Gulf Coast University. Kayla has experience treating patients of all ages and activity levels and applies her knowledge of the human body and biomechanics along with evidence-based research to offer superb patient care. Kayla played softball during her time at Palm Beach Atlantic and currently coaches young athletes in the area and has experience working clinically with athletes from a variety of sports such as softball, baseball, and golf. In her free time, Kayla enjoys being outdoors on the water or at her family’s ranch properties.

Clinical experience in both outpatient and acute care rehabilitation include:

  • Orthopedics
  • Post-operative: joint replacement, tendon/ligament repair, spine
  • Sport-specific rehab: baseball, softball, golf, dance
  • Neurological conditions: Traumatic Brain Injury, Multiple Sclerosis, Autism, Spinal Cord, Stroke, ALS
  • Vertigo & Balance
  • Endocrine
  • Geriatrics
  • Pediatrics