Emily earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University in 2010, following an undergraduate degree in biology and art history from Loyola University Chicago. She began her career at Therapeutic Associates’ clinic in Gresham, where she completed an orthopaedic and manual therapy residency program. She is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and is a Certified Manual Physical Therapist by the North American Institute of Orthopaedic Manual Therapy (NAIOMT). Emily has also taken extensive training in pelvic floor rehabilitation through the Herman and Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute and the American Physical Therapy Association’s Academy of Pelvic Health.
As the director of Therapeutic Associates Clackamas, Emily enjoys helping people reach their highest potential through physical therapy. She is especially passionate about treating the obstetric and postpartum population. Emily is an enthusiastic teacher about pelvic health in the community. She particularly values helping women during their postpartum recovery—a period when physical therapy can be exceptionally beneficial. She strives to help people be more knowledgeable and empowered in their health and wellness.
Emily is a native of Denver, Colorado, and a former competitive figure skater. She enjoys traveling, baking, speed-skating, hiking, camping, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with her husband and daughter.