About Us

Welcome to Walk of Life’s exclusive private facility, where you’ll experience personalized attention from Dr. Melissa. She is dedicated to equipping you for your needs, ensuring that you receive exceptional care throughout your visit.

Our one-on-one sessions last for a full 60 minutes. If you’re traveling from a considerable distance and desire to maximize your visit, Dr. Melissa is more than happy to extend the duration accordingly.

Dr. Melissa D. Fletcher, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT-LANA, PCES is the owner and founder of Walk of Life Physical Therapy, LLC. While completing her doctorate in physical therapy, she discovered the specialty of Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy for men, women and children. She then gained experience working in this specialty along with head and neck cancer rehab and lymphedema treatment. She obtained her certification of lymphedema training and then passed the LANA (Lymphology Association of North America) to demonstrate highest level of competency. After completing over 2,000 hours of hands on treatment of pelvic floor patients, she became board certified as a Women’s Health Certification Specialist (WCS.) Lastly, she obtained a certification for Pregnancy and Postpartum Corrective Exercise Specialist (PCES.)

Melissa prides herself in finding the most effective treatment options to empower her patients to return to doing what they love, with confidence. She has developed her own signature ART method (Align, Release, Thrive – through strengthening) that has proven to get the best results.

Meet the Team 

Meet Jeannette Turner

Jeannette is a certified massage therapist who has been in practice since 2017. She received her education at Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy. She also became certified in pregnancy massage and ACE medicupping. Jeannette is a Marshall County native a wife and mother of two. Jeannette offers custom massage therapy services tailored to each client’s specific needs and hopes to bring physical and emotional relief to clients through massage therapy.

Meet Ashleigh Pegg

Ashleigh is an Occupational Therapist who has been practicing for 16 years. Ashleigh started her career as a travel therapist after graduating with her masters from WVU and has experience in home health, acute care/hospital setting, inpatient rehab, outpatient rehab, mental health, and skilled nursing rehabilitation settings. She has a special interest in neurological/brain disorders such as stroke and TBI and has recently achieved an NDT certification.

Meet Emma Molina

Emma has been working as an office manager since December of 2023. Emma is a Wheeling native and completed her bachelor’s degree in biology at West Virginia University in 2021. She worked in the medical laboratory field for two years before joining us in December. In her free time, Emma enjoys hiking, volunteering at her church, and painting murals!

Meet Brooke Anderson

Brooke is a senior Public Relations Major at West Liberty University. Specializing in social media management, content creation, advertising, and writing, Brooke assists with the website and social media for Walk of Life. Brooke is happy to use her skills to assist Walk Of Life Physical Therapy achieve their mission of reaching and helping as many people as possible. 

Exceptional Care & Support

We specialize in providing exceptional care and support for individuals with a range of conditions, including pelvic floor dysfunction, lymphedema, and head and neck cancer. Our mission is to help you overcome the challenges of these conditions and improve your overall quality of life.

Our experienced and compassionate team of therapists is dedicated to providing personalized care tailored to your unique needs and goals. With our various types of treatments, we have the expertise to help you achieve your goals. 

At Walk of Life PT

At our facility, your well-being is our top priority, and we are dedicated to delivering patient-centered care that revolves around your unique needs. Our mission is to provide you with the necessary support and education to effectively manage your conditions and attain your personal goals. With a focus on your holistic health, we strive to empower you on your journey towards improved well-being.

Step into our pleasant and modern facility, meticulously designed to create a comforting and inviting atmosphere for our valued patients. Here, you will receive the highest standard of care in a comfortable setting.

Manage Your Health – Proactively

We are unwavering in our commitment to delivering exceptional care and support, as we genuinely care about your overall well-being. Our dedicated team is eagerly awaiting the opportunity to assist you in reclaiming the activities and experiences that bring you joy.

Take the proactive step today by contacting us to schedule your appointment, marking the beginning of your path towards a better quality of life. Allow us the privilege of guiding you with confidence and strength as you navigate your own unique walk of life.