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Dr. Elise, PT, DPT

Dr. Elise - PT, DPT

Education

  • Bachelors of Exercise Science and Psychology from the University of Kansas in 2011
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Kansas Medical Center in 2015

Additional Training

  • Balance Wear Certified

Focus:

  • Balance
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Women’s Pelvic Health
  • Orthopedics

Background:

Elise was very active in sports throughout high school and eventually went on to the University of Kansas where she was a member of the Kansas track and field team, participating as a hammer thrower. She has always been interested in human movement and anatomy and taught cadaver lab for seven semesters in college. After receiving her undergraduate degree in Exercise Science, Elise moved to the University of Kansas Medical Center to pursue her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. During that time, she received extra training in Parkinson’s Disease outside of her coursework and assists in teaching healthcare providers continuing education courses. Additionally, Elise has pursued becoming certified in Balance Wear® fitting.

Therapist Role:

Therapist