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Kristina Dorkoski, DPT,PT,CEEAA,NCS

About Kristina

Dr. Kristina Dorkoski is a physical therapist, Board-Certified Neurologic Clinical Specialist, Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults, Professional Yoga Therapist, and certified Pilates instructor. Dorkoski specializes in the evaluation and treatment of adults with Parkinson’s disease, balance, and vestibular disorders, multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury, and stroke. She is an experienced lead therapist on the neurologic team at Allied Services/ Heinz Rehab outpatient center in Wilkes-Barre.

Dorkoski’s treatment philosophy is to provide evidence-based, “whole person” care. She enjoys coupling this approach with the latest technology in neurologic rehab. Dorkoski earned her BS in health science and MS in physical therapy from Misericordia University, doctorate in physical therapy from Temple University, and Certificate in Vestibular Rehabilitation from the American Physical Therapy Association through Duke University. She is an LSVT BIG, PWR! Moves, and Otago Exercise Program Certified Therapist. Dorkoski is a long-term adjunct faculty member at Misericordia University, where she instructs neuroscience labs and a special practices course on the use of Pilates and Medical Therapeutic Yoga in rehabilitation. Additionally, Dorkoski serves as a faculty member at Parkinson Wellness Recovery, an adjunct faculty member at the Professional Yoga Therapy Institute, and facilitates Allied Services’ Parkinson’s support group.

In 2023, Dr. Kristina Dorkoski, PT, DPT, NCS, CEEAA® successfully completed the University of Pittsburgh’s Advanced Vestibular Physical Therapist (AVPT) Certificate program. The AVPT program is a comprehensive, didactic experience in vestibular physical therapy that certifies an international group of physical therapists to be frontline providers for patients with imbalance and dizziness. 

  • Designated Partner in Care by Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Allied Services Charles Luger Memorial Employee of the Year Award 2016
  • College
  • Temple University
  • Misericordia University
Medical Interests Areas of Interest:
  • Functional movement disorders
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Vestibular rehab
  • Balance and falls
Research Interests:
  • Pilates and yoga in rehabilitation
  • Biospsychosocial approach to healthcare
  • Parkinson's disease and Multiple Sclerosis