Anita Sklar was born and raised in Morehead City, N.C. She graduated from East Carolina University in 1995 with a degree in Physical Therapy. Anita practiced in Wilmington, N.C. for 4 years prior to returning to Carteret County. She has cared for patients in all phases of rehabilitation, from acute care in the hospital to outpatient therapy.
Anita’s areas of special interest include:
• Sprain/Strain rehab
• Treatment of soft tissue injury with manual technique
• Mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the spine
• Total joint therapy
• Sports Medicine
The focus of her post graduate education has been the study of orthopedic rehab of the extremities and spine. Coursework includes manual therapy techniques, weight training and Pilates, and McKenzie protocol training.
She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association. Anita’s philosophy of rehabilitation centers on individual treatment planning, evidence based techniques and outcome assessments.
Anita practices at Moore Sports Therapy and is the Director of Physical Therapy Services.