Elizabeth (Lizzie) Eck was born and raised on the Northwest side of Chicago, IL. She is number six of nine children, so she strongly believes in working a part of a team. Growing up, Lizzie was always involved in sports. She came to realize that she wanted to be in the Physical Therapy world during her high school career when she sprained her ankle. Lizzie has always had a love for running whether it was in grade school, high school, or her free time. She has completed four half marathons and hopes to complete her first full marathon in the near future.
Lizzie graduated from Wilbur Wright College with an Associates in Science. She then moved onto the PTA program from Oakton Community College. She looks forward to furthering her education and earning her bachelor’s degree. Lizzie looks forward to getting to know each of her patients on a personal level to help them reach their goals. She has a special interest in hips and knees and looks to further her knowledge in all aspects of the human body through continuing education and working with the IBJI team in Libertyville.