Brianna Daavettila, PTA

Brianna Daavettila PTA from Saunders Therapy Centers

Brianna Daavettila, PTA

Industrial Rehabilitation

Clinic: Bloomington

Education: 2020 AAS in Physical Therapy from Baker College in Flint, Michigan.

Joined Saunders: 2023

Originally from Michigan, Brianna graduated from Baker College in Flint, Michigan with an Associates in Applied Science degree in physical therapy assisting. Her early experience consisted of working mostly with clients recovering after surgery – everything from soft tissue repairs to total joint replacements.

Brianna moved to Minnesota to be closer to friends and start a new adventure. She’s enjoyed exploring the Twin Cities and surrounding towns, and particularly appreciates the  vast network of beautiful trails, parks, and lakes. She loves trying out all the new restaurants nearby.



Q&A with Brianna

Why did you become a PTA?

I became a PTA because I enjoy being on my feet and working with people to help them improve their quality of life! I find it to be very rewarding!

What can patients expect when they see you in the clinic?

Patients can expect a friendly face who is compassionate and eager to help.

When you’re not working, what do you like to do for fun?

I love spending time with friends and family and enjoy anything outdoors including camping, hiking, skiing, and paddle boarding. I also enjoy playing sports with friends including volleyball, softball, and pickleball.

What are your favorite ways of staying healthy?

My favorite ways to stay healthy are trying to stay active by running, biking, or playing sports.

Where is your hometown?

Howell, Michigan

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Growing up I wanted to be a teacher.