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Deb Schield, PTA

Industrial Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy

Clinic: Bloomington

Education: BS Physical Education and Coaching, North Dakota State University; Associate of Applied Science degree from Saint Catherine University

Joined Saunders: 2016


Deb Schield, PTA

Deb joined Saunders Therapy Centers in 2016. She received her Associate of Applied Science degree for Physical Therapist Assistant from Saint Catherine University in 2015 . Prior to joining Saunders, Deb worked in several clinics, expanding her experience and knowledge in industrial rehabilitation and acute/sub acute orthopedics. Deb’s background before becoming a PTA includes a Bachelors of Science degree in Physical Education and Coaching from North Dakota State University, certification in Personal Fitness Training from the American College of Sports Medicine, ACE and IDEA, and Masters work in Exercise Physiology from Michigan State University.

Deb’s enthusiasm, advocacy and strong patient care skills make her an essential part of the Saunders Therapy Centers’ Bloomington team. When she is not working, Deb enjoys traveling, trail biking, pickle ball, paddle boarding and healthy food adventures in the Twin Cities.