Nicole Leitch

Physical Therapist, PT

Nicole graduated from the University of New Mexico in 2018 with her B.S. in Exercise Science. Within the same year, she was accepted into graduate school in Texas and moved away from her home roots. She received her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Texas Woman’s University in 2021. Nicole has clinical experience in outpatient neurodevelopmental pediatrics, outpatient orthopedics, and acute care. She has experience with a multitude of treatment diagnoses including Developmental Delay, Torticollis, Traumatic Brain Injury, Cerebral Palsy, and Cystic Fibrosis. She is extremely passionate about children along with their families and highly focuses on individualized care through play-based therapy and evidence-based practice.

Nicole is a huge advocate for mental health and has become certified under the Mental Health First Aid program. She loves spending time with her husband and rescue dog Lady. Her favorite activities outside of work include weightlifting, exploring the outdoors, and listening to music.

Favorite Movie

Grease, Legally Blonde, & The Notebook

Hometown

Rio Rancho, NM

Fun Fact

Giraffes are my favorite animal! Did you know their spot pattern is uniquely different? Not a single one is the same!

Favorite Treat(s)

Iced coffee, Crumbl Cookie, & anything chocolate