Ilise graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, in Philadelphia, in 1989 with her degree in Physical Therapy. She has had the opportunity to work in a variety of Physical Therapy settings across the country, and has been in Spokane since 2006. The majority of her career has been spent in the outpatient orthopedic setting, which she enjoys immensely. She has had extensive continuing education in manual therapy from the International Academy of Orthopedic Medicine and The Institute of Physical Art.
Ilise also works in an Industrial setting performing injury prevention and is a Certified Ergonomic Assessment Specialist. Working in a variety of settings, with neurological, industrial and orthopedic patients, has helped Ilise to be a well-rounded Physical Therapy practitioner.
In her free time, Ilise enjoys skiing, hiking, kayaking, traveling, and cooking.