Dr. Marissa Nemec PT, DPT

Free Body Physical Therapy

Dr. Marissa Nemec

Dr. Marissa Nemec


Dr. Marissa Nemec, PT, DPT,CMTPT/DNreceived her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology and Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI. She has worked with a wide variety of orthopedic conditions and additionally has experience in the treatment of vestibular dysfunction, including vertigo/dizziness and concussion. Marissa has earned additional credentials as a Certified Myofascial Trigger Point Therapist (CMTPT/DN) and utilizes trigger point dry needling as an intervention in her comprehensive treatment plans.

As a former dancer and now healthcare professional, Marissa strives to optimize human movement for all individuals. She believes in educating patients, providing personalized care, and having a bit of fun along the way.

Marissa is thrilled to be working at Free Body Physical Therapy, serving patients in the immediate area and surrounding neighborhoods of Chicago. This northwest suburban native turned city-dweller loves taking in all that Chicago has to offer, especially checking out new restaurants and local events. Outside of the clinic, Marissa most enjoys staying active by attending barre and group exercise classes, but you can also catch her rollerblading down the lakefront trail when weather permits!