DPT – Doctor of Physical Therapy
OCS – Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Cert ART – Certified Active Release Technique
Helping people is Laura’s passion. She specializes in out-patient orthopedic manual therapy and enjoys treating all types of patients and conditions. Laura has completed her competency in vestibular therapy and her certification in orthopedic therapy (OCS). She especially enjoys treating vestibular disorders and dizzy patients.
Prior to working at Hulst Jepsen, Laura worked at Physiotherapy Associates in Kalamazoo and Grandville for 7 years. In college, she was recruited to play volleyball for Cornerstone University so she moved from her home in Santa Rosa, California to come to Michigan. After undergrad, she worked as a physical therapy tech at Orthopedic Associates of Michigan for three years and then returned to school at GVSU for her doctorate.
Laura enjoys doing yoga, going for walks, and exercising at the YMCA. She and her husband love spending time with their two sons, hanging out with friends, and occasionally going out to the West Michigan breweries.
Grand Valley State University 2008
Cornerstone University 2002
Lower Extremity and Spine
I could not be more pleased with how I was treated from start to end at the Rockford branch. Curt is great at giving you time with him, asking the right questions and, just as importantly, explaining the reasons for my treatment regimen to me. I would return to get treatment from him in a heartbeat. Yvette is the best and makes you feel important all the time. Finally, the “student” staff are a great addition to the overall treatment too, fun to be around and already dedicated.Terry