When I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease, I knew very little about it. I had read about and seen people who could not control the shaking in their hands and or legs. I did not expect the loss of my speaking skills. The loss has negatively affected my life more than any other condition I…
My assessment, treatment and customer service experience has been stellar! How observant, thorough and professional Aneesh, DPT was with me… wow. Tara, the PTA did a good job also and the atmosphere was so comfortable. At first I didn’t think I would like being in a large room exercising with others watching. It didn’t take…
“To Jennifer Gelb, My breathing’s good, I talk out loud, Of this, you can be proud. For you’re the one who got ‘er done, And made it so much fun. Jennifer, thanks for your encouragement, patience, and great smile!”
Without the help of each of my physical therapists I would not have achieved the goals I wanted to reach. Each one had a different method or tidbit of information that contributed to the success of my physical therapy.
Thank you for your patience, encouragement, dedication, and kindness shown to me during my rehab. Three months ago I came into Lake Centre for Rehab in a wheelchair unable to walk and today I walked in! My husband and I are forever grateful!
Mt Dora, FL 32757
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Meet the Staff
Dr. Arruda earned her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the University of Central Florida (UCF). In pursuit of her own wellness goals, she dedicated the next decade to the study, application, and teaching of both the science and art of exercise.
She acquired numerous certifications and participated in hundreds of hours of continued education with nationally recognized organizations such as the National Academy of Sports Medicine and the Yoga Alliance. It was her clients and students who inspired and encouraged her to later earn her Doctor of Physical Therapy (also from UCF).
Motivated by past experiences and successes with individuals experiencing balance disorders and faced with the fear of falling, she earned a Vestibular Rehabilitation Certification from the American Institute of Balance. Fueled by her desire to be an expert in vestibular and balance rehabilitation, she further pursued training and earned her advanced vestibular rehabilitation certification with AIB.