Yelena Jenkins, DPT
Director - Johnston
Yelena Jenkins, DPT is the Director of our 1539 Atwood Avenue Johnston location. She graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Rehabilitation Sciences in 2006 and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2007. She joined Pappas Physical Therapy as a graduate student, became a full-time therapist in 2007, and Clinic Director in 2012. Her areas of clinical expertise include manual therapy and orthopedics, especially low back pain and knee dysfunctions. She is the clinic’s vestibular and balance Certified Specialist, treating people with dizziness and balance issues.
In 2014, Lena completed a yearlong Managerial Leadership Program through Evidence in Motion and has completed multiple continuing education courses in orthopedic as well as vestibular/concussion rehabilitation. In 2015, Lena earned her Vestibular Certification through the American Institute of Balance (AIB).