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Shannon Mele, PT, DPT

Children's Hospital Colorado
Shannon Mele received her doctorate of physical therapy from Regis University in Denver. She began her career at Children’s Hospital Colorado as part of the inpatient rehabilitation team. Her interest in the mind body connection as well as her passion for pain education led her to pursue her current lead position on the multidisciplinary chronic pain team at Children’s Hospital Colorado in 2011.  She applies evidence-based interventions including exercise prescription, graded motor imagery, therapeutic pain neuroscience, functional dry needling, and manual therapy to help patients achieve functional outcomes and patient/family centered goals.