Parminder Padgett, PT

Parminder Padgett, PT

Physical Therapist


Physical Therapy



111 Colchester Avenue
Shepardson North, Level 2
Burlington,  Vermont  05401


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont

Biographical Information

Parminder Padgett is a physical therapist at The Rehabilitation Therapy Center on the Fanny Allen Campus in Colchester, VT and the Acute Therapy Center at the Main Campus at The University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington.  Her expertise includes treatment of neurologic movement disorders, degenerative diseases and stroke. 

Specialty areas include vestibular rehabilitation, balance and falls, movement disorders and working with the geriatric population. She is a certified neurological clinical specialist and focuses on treatments for people with Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and stroke.

Parminder believes that one of the most rewarding aspects of being a physical therapist is bridging the gap between research and clinical practice to ensure the best care for her patients. She aims to connect with every patient to tailor a program that fits the patient’s needs and abilities and helps her patients find a way to make exercise a regular part of their lives.

Learn more about rehabilitation at the UVM Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

  • Geriatric – Falls Evaluation, Balance Intervention, Falls Clinic
  • Musculoskeletal – Cervical and Back Pain
  • Neurologic – Degenerative Diseases, Movement Disorders, Stroke

Special Procedures


Research Interests

Knowledge Translation – Gait Re-training of an Injured Runner
Specialty Certification – Development of an Online, Diverse, Study Group
Knowledge Translation – Using Intense Exercise to Promote Neuroplasticity in Degenerative Disease (Parkinson’s) and Neurologic Disorders (Stroke)


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