Ana Carolina Hidalgo graduated from the University of Miami in Miami, FL with a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Physiology and a minor in Spanish before obtaining her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Franklin Pierce University. During her graduate education, she was a member of the Student Physical Therapy Association’s executive board and completed clinical affiliations in a variety of settings – ranging from outpatient orthopedic to skilled nursing and pediatrics.
As a licensed physical therapist, Dr. Ana Carolina Hidalgo has worked with a diverse population of patients and a variety of diagnoses in the outpatient setting. Her passion for dance, movement, and science led to the attraction to medicine and healthcare; solidifying her commitment to the field of physical therapy. As a Tai Chi instructor for rehabilitation, she aspires to continue her education to be able to increase strength, improve balance and flexibility in her patients.