Nicole Blacher, Director of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation

Nicole is a registered physical therapist with over 25 years of international experience. She graduated from the University of Cape Town, South Africa where the physical therapy approach followed the Australian techniques.


Nicole has been working in San Diego for 23 years in various setting including private practice and 10 years at the Scripps Clinic Sports Center. She has worked with many professional athletes as well as the weekend warriors


Nicole is very excited to be working at the Institute for Specialized Medicine and is enjoying the open communication and collaboration among the staff.


Outside of work she is very busy being a wife, mom of 2 kids, and leading an active lifestyle.





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