“I chose to work in healthcare because I wanted a career where I would meet a variety of individuals and hopefully make a positive difference in their life. I also desired a career that is constantly evolving so I can continue to learn and be challenged each day.”
Cheryl Bruen is a board certified physical therapist at Community Care Physical Therapy. She primarily practices at the Delmar location at 250 Delaware Avenue. Cheryl received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy and her Bachelor of Science degree in health science, with a minor in psychology, from the Nazareth College of Rochester. Cheryl completed her clinical rotation in facilities throughout New York State, focusing on inpatient and outpatient orthopedics and patients with neurological and developmental disabilities. She has collaborated with interdisciplinary teams over her career to evaluate and treat pediatric, adult, and geriatric physical therapy clients.
Originally from Schodack, NY, Cheryl chose to return home to practice in the Capital Region. She enjoys outdoor activities throughout the various seasons, especially skiing in the winter. She has a special interest in orthopedics and sports-related injuries. Cheryl most enjoys interacting with patients and seeing them improve and make a full recovery, which is her favorite part of working in orthopedics.
Cheryl is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. She has been active in educating the community about fall prevention and workplace injury prevention.
DPT, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
BSHS, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
Community Care Physical Therapy