Nicole Baker
PT, DPT, Cert. DN

Nicole Baker
PT, DPT, Cert. DN


Nicole grew up in Gilbert, Arizona where she spent 11 years as a competitive gymnast and attended Highland High School where she began track and field. Following high school, she attended the University of Nebraska where she earned a B.S. in Nutrition, Exercise, & Health Science and Dietetics and a minor in Business. Nicole competed in NCAA Division I Collegiate Track and Field at the University of Nebraska as a pole vaulter. She found her love for physical therapy after many injuries and a very inspiring PT along the way. Nicole graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Duke University. While pursuing her doctorate degree she trained on Duke’s Women’s Track and Field team and continued coaching youth pole vaulters. She currently is a volunteer assistant pole vault coach at Grand Canyon University. Nicole has a passion for treating active patients of all ages and activities and helping each patient return to what they love to do. She hopes to create a positive PT experience for each patient.

Outside of the clinic, Nicole enjoys spending time with friends & family, rock climbing, doing all things outdoorsy, and being artsy.