Deborah D Zerkle, LMT

Nationwide Children's Hospital Medical Professional

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Deborah Zerkle, LMT, has been practicing massage therapy since 2005. She has worked in various settings, from spas to medical facilities. Seeing the positive effect massage therapy had in managing pain and stress in patients after knee replacement surgery, sparked her interest working in hospitals. Deborah has been employed by Nationwide Children's Hospital since 2012. Although she has worked on every unit, her focus is on the Orthopedic Unit, Burn and Trauma Unit, Intensive Care Unit, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Unit. Deborah is also one of the Certified Aromatherapists on staff.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Ohio Representative, Alliance of International Aromatherapists, 2022 - Present
  • Member, American Massage Therapy Association, 2010 - Present
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Clinical Therapies