Pella Christian Sports Medicine Hours | Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy

Sports Medicine on-site hours will be Monday from 3:30-5:00 & Wednesday from 4:00-5:30. They will be covered by various members of the Kinetic Edge Team. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 641-621-0230.  Melissa, Dusty, Ashley, & Hannah

Meet the Team


Melissa Hansen serves as a physical therapist for Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy, as well as the Pella clinic manager and a partner in the company. She is also certified in dry needling. Her mission is to serve patients and clients well while treating the entire patient.

Melissa earned her masters and doctorate in physical therapy from St. Ambrose University after receiving her bachelor’s in exercise science from the University of Iowa.



Dustin Briggs is the Health and Injury Prevention Specialist at Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy. At Kinetic Edge, Dustin helps with athletic training coordination, drug screen coordination, pre-work screens, 3M onsite injury management, and medical fitness program.

Dustin earned his master’s degree in kinesiology and health promotion with an athletic training emphasis from the University of Kentucky after earning his bachelors in athletic training from the University of Northern Iowa. He is active with the Iowa Athletic Trainers’ Society and is a past president and currently volunteers for the Grinnell fire department. This lifelong learner and advocate of the profession has also served as a college instructor for seven years.


Ashley Meldrum

Ashley serves as a physical therapist for Kinetic Edge in Pella. Her mission is to provide evidence-based care for clients in the local community and work to be a role model of health and fitness as clients are finding the best versions of themselves.

Ashley earned a bachelor’s degree in athletic training from Central College. She earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of South Dakota.


Hannah Dustin

Hannah serves as an athletic trainer for Kinetic Edge. Her mission is to help people feel their best and live their best life.

Hannah earned a BS in Exercise Science from William Penn University & a Master’s of Athletic Training from Culver Stockton College. She also has certifications in Rocktape, Dry Needling, Myofascial Decompression & IASTM.