After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree from the Physiotherapy program of Fontys University of Applied Sciences in Eindhoven, the Netherlands in 1994, Linda received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in 2012. Linda worked in various private practice settings in the Netherlands then moved to the United States where she practiced in acute care hospital settings providing Physical Therapy to the inpatient and outpatient departments between 1995 and 1999. She returned to the Netherlands in 1999 where she co-owned a private practice until 2008. After returning to Florida, Linda joined the Center for Bone and Joint Disease Physical Therapy Department in 2011.
Linda has a strong interest in general orthopedics and is working towards Certification in Manual Therapy.
Continuing education includes Manual Therapy courses at the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment A-C (also known as the McKenzie Concept), Fall Prevention and treatment of Pelvic & Pelvic floor dysfunctions.
In her free time she enjoys family time, cooking, dancing, traveling and going to the beach. Linda’s treatment philosophy is to provide patients with skilled, personalized, hands-on care and to empower her patients to take charge of their own health through education and training.