Dr. Scott Dixon founded Integrative Physical Therapy out of a passion to focus on individual patient care and treating each person, not just their diagnosis. He specializes in helping improve function and movement of the body through individualized focused on the entire body, not just the site of pain or injury. His goal is to restore every patient to his or her own fullest potential, to function better and to prevent future injury. Utilizing dry needling, manual therapy and movement screening there is a gradual progression towards whole body healing and functioning.
Health and wellness have always been important to Scott. Growing up, he led a very active lifestyle playing multiple sports. In college, he pursued his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science from Georgia State University. After several years working as a strength and conditioning coach, personal trainer and tennis professional he decided to pursue a career that would have a more direct impact on the health and wellbeing of the people he worked with.
The holistic approach to physical therapy led Scott to pursue extensive education and certifications in dry needling, functional movement, fascial manipulation and many other modalities. Though he has experience with a variety of diagnoses, he specializes in working with neck and back related issues. He has also treated celebrities, professional athletes, as well as many weekend warriors.
Scott is originally from Gainesville, Florida. He is the father of two twin girls and resides in Norcross. In his free time, Scott enjoys CrossFit, Spartan Races and weekend adventures with his family.
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Chatham University, 2011
Bachelor of Science, Exercise Science, Georgia State University, 2008