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Meet Dean Lamela, PT, DPT

Dr Dean photoDean grew up in New Jersey as a multi-sport athlete, which eventually lead him into his collegiate lacrosse career at Penn State University from 2015-2019. Throughout his own journey of injuries and recovery, he naturally gravitated towards the field of physical therapy. He appreciates the difference that personalized care can make during one’s rehabilitation process. Dean is enthusiastic and embraces positivity while navigating the road to recovery with his patients. His approach to care emphasizes functionality and is determined to help you attain your goals.

After graduating from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Sciences in Kinesiology with a focus in Movement Science, Dean spent three years in Philadelphia pursing his Doctorate of Physical Therapy at Temple University. Dean is Dry Needling Certified.

Through his own experiences as a collegiate athlete and exposure to various settings during his time in graduate school, Dean has developed his skills as a clinician to best fit the needs of his patients.


Active Lifestyle

Outside of ProWellness Chiropractic and Rehab, Dean can be found training in the gym, recreationally participating in sports, and exploring the food scene of Cincinnati and its surrounding areas with his wife.

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Dean Lamela | (859) 431-4430