Emily Coates PT DPT


Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health

Emily Coates, PT, DPT, is a Baltimore area physical therapist and runner, focused on getting children active and healthy, and keeping them that way. Coates earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Clarkson University in 2009, and has been a part of the MedStar Sports Medicine team since 2014.

Emily’s experience is diverse, but she brings special focus to the treatment of orthopedic and sports injuries of the pediatric and adolescent population, including management of concussions and addressing poor coordination in early sports participation. She is an active member of the Pediatric Sports Medicine and Running specialty groups at MedStar Health and the creator of the Active Kids program.

Learn more about Coates here.

Why active kids are healthier kids…especially while stuck at home.

by Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health
March 30, 2020

One of the best ways we can maintain good health is by being physically active on a regular basis. In…

Active kids, healthy life: tips for helping your kids get and stay moving.

by Emily Coates, PT, DPT, MedStar Health
June 14, 2019

Updated March 15, 2020 We all know being physically active is one of the best steps we can take for…