Katie obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in human physiology from Arizona State University in 2008. She continued her education and earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Northern Arizona University in 2012. During her graduate study at NAU, she also received a Certificate in Disability Policy and Practice from the Institute of Human Development where her passion for pediatrics developed.
Katie specializes in outpatient pediatric physical therapy. In her employment with Phoenix Children’s Hospital, her primary field experience centered on working with diverse children and conditions; these experiences have strengthened her treatment skills. Katie’s areas of proficiency include: treating pediatric orthopedic and sports injuries, delayed milestones, torticollis, generalized weakness, balance/coordination deficits, gait abnormalities, and postoperative cardiovascular rehabilitation.
Katie is excited to return to the north Phoenix valley with her husband to raise their young son. In their free time, Katie and her family enjoy exploring the outdoors by hiking, camping, fishing, hunting, and playing in the sand dunes.