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Cindy Ellis, PT, President

Cynthia Ellis Witherspoon, PT, founded Ellis Physical Therapy Associates, Inc. in May of 1984. She has served as whole owner and President of the company since incorporating.
Ms. Ellis Witherspoon is a 1975 graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. She has served on the South Carolina Board of Physical Therapy Examiners since 1990 and served as chair from 1996-2006. She practices at the Sunset Blvd Clinic.


Adrianne Coleman, PT, DPT

Adrianne obtained her bachelors degree in Health Studies from Utica College in upstate NY and then received her doctorate in physical therapy, graduating with honors. She then began working for Ellis PT and has since obtained her orthopedic manual therapy certification from the Medical University of South Carolina. Presently she is certified in Dry Needling for both upper and lower extremities from the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy. Adrianne is our clinic director at the Garners Ferry Rd clinic. She enjoys working with a variety of diagnosis and age groups to help them achieve improved function. She enjoys spending time with her family, running, regular strength training and yoga.


Amanda Gubbels,


Amanda obtained her Bachelor’s in Athletic Training from the University of Missouri in 2016. In 2019, she earned her doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Missouri State University. She enjoys working to improve the quality of life of her patients by getting to know them and their personal needs. Amanda works with a diverse range of patients and diagnoses and believes that the correct diagnosis is a key step in developing the proper care plan for her patient at the Garners Ferry Rd location. In her spare time, Amanda enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She also loves a good book, outdoor adventures, running, cycling, and playing tennis.


Misty Dunning

Misty was born and raised in Lexington County, South Carolina with two sisters. She is a proud mother of two and an aunt. Misty has been with Ellis Physical Therapy for 9 years as an administrative assistant at the Garners Ferry Rd clinic. She enjoys time with her family, being outdoors, and traveling.


Daniel Strickland

Daniel graduated from Furman University with his bachelors of science in Health Sciences in 2016. He began with Ellis as an observational student seeking hours for graduate school but easily transitioned into a full time position as a rehab tech and the wellness coordinator at the Garners Ferry Rd clinic. Daniel plans to attend PT school in the near future. In his free time, he enjoys venturing to new restaurants & spending time with friends.


Eva Williams

Eva is a mother of two and a native of Columbia, SC. She graduated from Remington College where she studied to become a registered medical assistant. She began with Ellis Physical Therapy as a rehab tech shortly after graduation in 2013. You can see Eva at both the Sunset Blvd clinic and Garners Ferry Rd location.