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Roberta McMichael, PT, DPT, OCS
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

Hip preservation, Spine Clinic, Bike fitting.


Personal Information
Roberta enjoys skiing, biking, hiking and dogs
Clinical Experience
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Physical Therapy - Outpatient
Board Certifications
Licensed Physical Therapist, Washington State APTA Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist OCS, Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Education and Professional Achievements
Masters of Physical Therapy, Hahneman University, Philadelphia, 1993 University of Washington, Seattle, 1990
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Would recommend provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
5.0 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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June 2018
Move thorough than the doctor. I appreciated that she did her own assessment.
April 2018
*Roberta was beyond excellent!
March 2018
Roberta is a true expert in both knowledge, and how to communicate with patients.
March 2018
Great people, I just do not fit in.
March 2018
I have already told others to go see Roberta! Roberta is professional, friendly and easy to work with. Thank you!
February 2018
Roberta was great in listening to my concerns managing my expectations and rehabilitating me back to pre-surgical status.
February 2018
Roberta was highly professional, compassionate, strictly business and...
January 2018
Roberta is an OUTSTANDING physical therapist. Third, and I think last, for my most annoying problem. Finally seeing improvement w/o tons of pain!
January 2018
Very personable, professional, & knowledgeable.
November 2017
Wonderful experience. Top level physical therapist - knowledgeable and excellent people _____ skills. Provided much useful advice on my specific upcoming surgery and after care.
October 2017
All of the PTs at VM are great. Roberta is exceptional. She has a great reputation among patients and providers.
October 2017
Roberta is a very committed PT. She pushed me to achieve my goals, encouraged me to "keep on going" when I really didn´t want to. I would highly recommend her.
July 2017
One of the best medical care providers I have ever seen. Very knowledgeable, a good listener, responsive & helpful, and warm & friendly manner.
July 2017
I have received top notch care from Roberta previously as specifically requested a referral to her for my current care needs.
June 2017
Focused, talented clinician - she has the knowledge for results!
May 2017
I´ve gone to many PT´s over decades. Bert is, by far, the best. She is so good at working with my limitation & also makes it fun.
May 2017
Bert was excellent. She listened carefully to my problem, examined & provided acceptable plan.
May 2017
This provider has worked wonderful with a very odd & difficult presentation.
May 2017
Best PT I have ever worked with - knowledgeable, patient, encouraging and so fun to spend 45 min. with.
April 2017
The best! Capable, compassionate, efficient, collaborative.
March 2017
Roberta is a fantastic therapist - Knowledgeable, patient, and thorough.
March 2017
EXCELLENT well-trained & experienced PT. Able to develop program taking into account my oncology diagnosis & oriented toward my individual goals & current functional level.
February 2017
Roberta is just great. I have TBI & pain and meds for spasms has affected my brain. She keeps me focused and on task. She is wonderful in teaching me exercises and very optimistic.