Dr. Michele Fry holds both a Doctor of Physical Therapy from The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and a Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She is a Licensed Acupuncturist in California, Maryland, and Washington, DC. Michele is also a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 500) with Yoga Alliance, and has been practicing yoga since 1994 and teaching since 2002. She currently teaches group classes at Village Yoga in Potomac, MD.
Prior to relocating to the East Coast, she served as a yoga instructor for the VA Medical Center in La Jolla, CA, and The Chopra Center at La Costa Resort & Spa, as well as other clubs and studios around the North San Diego area. Yoga teaching experience includes group and private yoga instruction, mentoring teachers in training and assisting in teacher training workshops. She has taught advanced students as well as people with chronic back pain and other therapeutic needs. Also while in California, she maintained a private acupuncture practice in addition to founding The Acupuncture CO/OP, the first community supported acupuncture (CSA) practice in the North County San Diego area. The Acupuncture CO/OP provided access to high quality, cost-effective acupuncture and Chinese Medicine healthcare to the community regardless of income.
Michele's physical therapy practice incorporates myofascial release and dry needling techniques, as well as a special interest in women's health and pelvic floor therapy. Michele is currently pursuing her Level 1 GYROTONIC® certification.
Michele's goal is to employ her broad skill set and experience in the wellness field to help clients improve their wellbeing and sense of freedom in their bodies.