manual, hands-on physical therapy based in Austin Texas


Nick Engel, PT DPT


Nick Engel, PT DPT, is a physical therapist, fitness enthusiast, athlete, husband, dad, and coffee connoisseur. His interests include: functional strength training, manual/hands-on therapy, cycling, running, nutrition and wellness. Nick received his B.S. degree in Applied Exercise Physiology from Texas A&M University and later earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Hardin-Simmons University. During his time at Texas A&M, Nick walked on to the football team was inspired to pursue a career centered around athletes and the human body. Nick is undergoing certification in manual therapy through the Institute of Physical Art.


“I went to several physical therapists and chiropractors trying to find relief… Thankfully I found Nick before seeing a surgeon.”

— Brandon M.

Nick's passion is helping people. With an aim to change the focus from treating illness to pursuing good health, Nick is working to push past the sickness culture into the wellness movement. With healthcare costs on the rise, our society must choose to pursue healthy lifestyles. In the same way you prepare financially for retirement, tomorrow's health begins with seeds planted today. There exists no magic health pill, potion or procedure. Nick believes that consistency and simplicity are the best approaches to long-term health.

From running faster to ending chronic pain, Nick is ready to help you take the next step in your wellness journey. You will find that our treatment model is refreshingly unique – one-on-one treatments at a location conveniently located in Central Austin. Whatever your wellness and movement goals, let ATX PT come alongside to support your journey to wellness.

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