Laura graduated from University of Maryland Baltimore (UMB) with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree. Prior to UMB, she graduated from Towson University in Baltimore, Maryland with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. While in Maryland, she completed one year of internships in both in-patient and out-patient settings. She moved to the Raleigh area soon after finishing graduate school, finally settling in the Wake Forest area.
Laura treats patients with orthopedic injuries and neurological disorders such as strokes. She specializes in spine injuries, including back and neck pain. She has been McKenzie Certified since 2010 and has also completed the Program of Certification classes for cervical spine, thoracic spine, lumbar spine, and extremities. Laura has attended the Matheson Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) Certification Program, learning about injuries in the workplace. She also has specialty training in the management of chronic pain and is certified in Trigger Point Dry Needling.
Outside of work, Laura enjoys walking, reading, and gardening. Her weekends are spent with her husband, family, and dog, Delia. Her favorite pastimes are riding her horses, going for trail rides, and riding jet skis at Smith Mountain Lake.