- Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), University of Nevada, Las Vegas — 2007
- Bachelor of Science (BSc), Oklahoma City University — 1999
Dr. Carrie Gillis was born and raised in northern British Columbia, Canada. She received her BSc in Biology from Oklahoma City University in 1999, where she also played college basketball. She received her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) in 2007. Dr. Gillis has worked in the outpatient orthopedic setting since 2007, and her clinical experience includes management of the injured athlete, post-operative patient care, geriatrics, treatment of the spine, and chronic pain. Dr. Gillis coordinates admissions, clinical education, website management, recruitment, and scholarships for UNLV Department of Physical Therapy.