Dr. Kelly Bender, PT, DPT

Garden City Physical Therapist

Kelly received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Touro College and a Bachelors of Science from Syracuse University where she majored in Health and Exercise Science and minored in Psychology. Kelly is excited to begin her PT career with Metro Physical and Aquatic Therapy and to explore future career options, including clinical specializations. 

Kelly’s interest in physical therapy is driven by her passion for movement and athletics. In high-school she was a three sport athlete and at Syracuse University she was a member of the women’s D1 club lacrosse team. 

Kelly is originally from Rochester, New York and is eager to serve the new community she now calls home. She enjoys staying active, spending time with family and friends, Taco Tuesday’s, and cheering for the Buffalo Bills.