James Gillan PT, DPT


Physical Therapist

Contact Information

617-536-1161 ext. 540

Practice Location



MGH Institute of Health Professions
Doctorate of Physical Therapy

Cornell University
Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Clinical Interests

James clinical interests include general orthopedics with specific interests in knee, shoulder, and back injuries, chronic pain, and post-op care using a combination of exercise, neuromuscular re-education, and manual therapies. He strives to empower patients to employ movement as a means of navigating their challenges and develop resilience for future obstacles.

Personal Interests

James currently practices Tai Chi, with a background in rowing, triathlons, mountain biking, and snowboarding. Other free time is spent with his wife, Eileen, listening to records and exploring coffee shops.

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