JOYCE BYERS, PTA

Physical Therapist Assistant

Fields: Physical Therapist

Joyce grew up in rural northeastern Colorado and worked as a Physical Therapy Aide in a nursing home there before moving to Kansas City, MO to further her Physical Therapy education. She moved to Taos in 1978 to work at Holy Cross Hospital and has remained here.

She works in the inpatient Physical Therapy Dept. of Holy Cross Medical Center.  Her areas of special interest are geriatrics and orthopedics, and she has recently started working with the Physical Therapy aquatics (pool) therapy program at the Taos Youth & Family Center.

Outside of work Joyce enjoys reading, music, travel, reading about more travel destinations, gardening, and pet care.

Education:

Associate in Applied Science in Physical Therapy from Penn Valley Community College in Kansas City, MO, 1977