Kristen received her bachelor’s degree in movement and sport sciences from Purdue University and her doctorate in physical therapy from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. She is certified in LSVT BIG and she is an ImPACT Certified Therapist for Post-Concussion Treatment.
Kristen started her career in the inpatient field, specializing in acute medicine with a sub-specialty in oncology care. She then transitioned to an outpatient setting with experience in orthopedics, neurology and athletic care of patients from infants to the geriatrics. She has had experience with specific diagnoses such as total joint replacements, strokes and torticollis. She enjoys the variety of both orthopedic and neurological diagnoses.
OUTSIDE OF WORK:
Kristen spends a lot of her time with friends and family. She also enjoys baking, going to concerts and traveling to new places each year.
“If we are not a little bit uncomfortable every day, we’re not growing. All the good stuff is outside our comfort zone.” – Jack Canfield