Greg Besson, MSPT

Owner, Physical Therapist


  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise Physiology, 1996 University of Connecticut
  • Master of Science in Physical Therapy, 1999 Sacred Heart University

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Orthopedic Section of APTA


  • Etcheberry Tennis Certified
  • Kinesiotaping
  • Graston Technique
  • Functional Dry Needling
  • SFMA – Selective Functional Movement Assessment

Greg received his Master's in Physical Therapy from Sacred Heart University and was awarded the Dean's Leadership Award. He was an avid tennis player growing up until he was referred to Physical Therapy for a back condition. It was there that he developed an admiration for the Physical Therapy field.

Greg and his business partner were both previously owners in another firm with multiple office locations. Greg in addition to being an owner held the position of Director of Professional Services. He was heavily involved in operations, hiring and training Physical Therapy and personal training staff and provided leadership and mentorship training for the companies next group of leaders.

Greg is an owner of Elevate Physical Therapy. He and his business partner have a desire to provide the community with exceptional care and service based on research and evidence. The company is founded on continuous learning and educating the community on how to decrease their own pain. 

Clinically Greg has a passion for assessing and treating functional movement with a hands on approach where he uses multiple techniques, communication and education in order to achieve the patients' physical therapy goals.

When Greg is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife, Emily and three sons, Jack, Connor, and Henry. Greg is an avid University of Connecticut Athletics supporter.

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