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Erica earned her Master of Arts in Physical Therapy in January 1996 at the College of St. Scholastica. After earning her degree Erica worked at Bethesda Hospital, a long term acute rehab facility in St. Paul. To broaden her work experience, Erica became a traveling therapist taking her family with her. It was during an assignment in Pennsylvania that Erica began intensive wound care. After returning to MN, Erica proceeded to develop the wound care programs at three skilled nursing facilities in southwestern MN. Erica joined FirstLight in 2000 working with a wide range of patients specializing in custom foot orthotics, ankle and foot pain, orthopedic diagnoses and wound care. Erica is originally from Meadowlands, MN. Her greatest personal accomplishment is raising her 4 children with her husband.

Erica’s specialities include: foot and ankle pain, custom foot orthotics, wound care, orthopedic conditions, and neck pain.


  • Physical therapy
  • Female
Years of Experience
  • 23
Educational Institutions
  • The College of St. Scholastica
Current Licenses and Certifications
  • Physical Therapist
Payment Options
  • American Express
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Visa
Insurance Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Assurant
  • BCBS of MN
  • Cigna Health
  • Davis Vision
  • Delta Dental
  • Eyemed
  • First Health/Coventry
  • First Plan of MN
  • Great-West Healthcare
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid/Medicare
  • Metropolitan Health Plan
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum Health Vision
  • Partnership Health Plan
  • Patient Choice
  • Preferred One
  • PrimeWest
  • Sanford Health Plan of MN
  • SelectCare/LaborCare
  • South Country Health Alliance
  • Tri Care
  • UCare MN
  • United Behavioral
  • Unicare
  • United Health Care
  • WEA Wisconsin
  • Wisconsin Physician Services