KirchmerAlanaRTF
Education
  • Bachelor of Science, Athletic Training, The Ohio State University, 2011 
  • Master of Science, Exercise and Wellness, Eastern Kentucky University, 2013
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy, The Ohio State University, 2016 
  • Certified Athletic Trainer since 2011 
     

Experience and Interests

Alana has worked in the outpatient orthopedic setting since 2016 prior to joining the Ohio State Sports Medicine team at the Lewis Center location. She has experience in collegiate athletics as she worked as an athletic trainer for Eastern Kentucky University with women's volleyball and cross country/track and field. Her clinical interests include hip and foot/ankle ailments, return to sport rehabilitation for competitive and recreational athletes, and utilizing exercise as a modality to enhance general health and wellness for patients of all ages.