McKinley Bender, DPT
Raised in Minot, ND, McKinley completed her undergraduate coursework at Minot State University. She then furthered her education at the University of North Dakota graduating with a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree in May 2021. She gained clinical education experience in private practice, geriatric physical therapy, outpatient orthopedics, and outpatient pediatrics. Following graduation, she worked at a pediatric outpatient clinic in Grand Forks, ND providing habilitative services to pediatric patients.
McKinley moved back to Minot, ND in May 2022. She has a passion for helping individuals of all ages improve their mobility and participation in daily activities.
Outside of work, McKinley enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her new puppy. She enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors.