Emily received her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training in 2010 and her doctoral degree in Physical Therapy in 2012 from Marquette University. She has worked for the Illinois Bone and Joint Institute since 2012 at the Health Performance Institute (HPI) in Highland Park, IL. Emily has a passion for sports-related orthopedics and serves as the leader of the Rehabilitation Sports Medicine Special Interest Group. In her time at HPI, she has taken a special interest in working with athletes after knee or shoulder surgeries.
Emily is very involved in the Phase IV Rehabilitation Program and teaches the Phase IV Class at the Highland Park facility, working with patients after an ACL reconstruction to safely return them back to their sport. She also works with runners, analyzing their running gait/form to maximize efficiency and minimize injury risk. She incorporates a multi-faceted approach in advanced rehabilitation to promote a full and safe return to competition. Emily now resides in the northern suburbs of Chicago, IL and enjoys spending her time playing with her dog, Abby.
Bachelor of Science
Doctor of Physical Therapy
- Certified Athletic Trainer
- Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach
- Certified SASTM provider