Ashley Ferguson, BS, PTA

Ashley Ferguson, BS, PTA

Physical & Hand Therapy

Triad Region

Greensboro | Physical and Hand Therapy

Ashley Ferguson is a physical therapist assistant who joined our EmergeOrtho Triad Region team in 2021. She brings a unique perspective to our team of clinicians with a background in teaching. Prior to her career change into the physical therapy profession, Ashley had a decade of teaching experience. Her teaching career was dedicated to the physical education of elementary and special needs students.

Deciding to refocus her career, Ashley completed the physical therapist assistant program at Guilford Technical Community College earning an Associate of Applied Science degree. Ashley brings her teaching creativity when tailoring her patients’ rehabilitation plans to their specific needs. She strives to empower her patients in their recovery with education about their orthopedic injury or condition. “Seeing patients’ progress through their recovery and realizing their goals is what gets me up in the morning” says Ashley.

Ashley is understanding and a good listener. She has an encouraging personality. Ashley chose the physical therapy profession as she believes “movement is medicine.” She is energized by patient interaction and connects with each person in their journey of recovery. 


  • Undergraduate Education:
    • Bachelor of Science, Physical Education, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC
    • Associate of Applied Science, Physical Therapist Assistant, Guilford Technical Community College, Jamestown, NC

Specialties & Services

EmergeOrtho is full of wonderful doctors! They make sure they go over every little thing and explain stuff so that you understand. I have 4 different doctors here and have been pleased with them all.

Michelle M


They treat you with respect take the time to understand what your needs are and work toward that gold of fixing the problem. Very professional in everything they do I love going there for treatment can't say that about many healthcare systems. I recommend EmergeOrtho to everyone I see.

Ronnie W


A New Level Of Orthopedic Care Has Emerged

As our patient, you will benefit from a full range of orthopedic services, specialties and technologies, including physical and hand therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.