Rachel Tavel, PT, DPT, CSCS

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Writer, Runner

Rachel spent much of her 20s working as a travel writer and editor in South America before returning to school to become a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT). Rachel earned her bachelors degree in Spanish and archaeology from Bowdoin College and her clinical doctorate in physical therapy from NYU. Rachel currently works as a physical therapist at an integrative health, medicine and movement studio in Brooklyn. She is also a freelance health/fitness/wellness/lifestyle writer and founder of Ola, an online guide to finding happiness & wellness in NYC (