Facebook Pixel
Melissa Cummings, PT, DPT, MSCS

Melissa Cummings, PT, DPT, MSCS

Physical & Occupational Therapy

Triangle Region


Melissa completed her Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sports Science, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She then accepted a position as a Multiple Sclerosis Scholar and earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

After years of service within Wake County, she moved with her family to Singapore where she continued to provide high-level care to her patients. Now she brings her international experience and passion for empowering her patients to improve their daily lives to EmergeOrtho.

Melissa is a patron of the arts and former professional ballerina who continues to support the arts and work with local dancers.


  • Undergraduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bachelor of Arts in Exercise and Sports Science
  • Graduate: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Doctorate of Physical Therapy


  • Licensed Physical Therapist in North Carolina
  • Multiple Sclerosis Certified Specialist
  • American Physical Therapy Association Member
  • Singapore Physiotherapy Association Member
  • Rugby Level 1 First Aid Certification
  • Power Pilates Mat Certification
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid Certifications
  • National MS Society Aqua Instructor Certification
  • Pre-Pointe Ballet Assessments

Specialties & Services

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


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


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 occupational therapy, advanced imaging services, and urgent care walk-in services providing immediate diagnosis and treatment for urgent orthopedic conditions.

The contents of the emergeortho.com site, such as text, graphics, images, and other material contained on the emergeortho.com site (“content”) are for informational purposes only. The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health providers with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the emergeortho.com site.

© 2021 EmergeOrtho. All Rights Reserved.

Design by Farotech