Stephanie is a native of Western Maryland. She graduated from West Virginia University’s Physical Therapy program in 2005 and has been with SVWC since 2012. In 2010, she completed an orthopedic residency through the University of Virginia, sat for a board exam, and is now a nationally certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. In 2013, she became certified in LSVT BIG treatment for Parkinson’s Disease. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the Geriatric and Orthopedic sub-sections. She lives in Front Royal with her husband and their dog, Bailey.
What Do Physical Therapists Do?
Physical therapists are experts in improving mobility and motion. Pain-free movement is crucial to the quality of daily life, the ability to earn a living, the ability to pursue leisure activities, and so much more. Physical therapists are evidence-based healthcare professionals who offer cost-effective treatment that improves mobility and relieves pain, reduces the need for surgery and prescription drugs, and allows patients to participate in a recovery plan designed for their particular needs.