Vanessa received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Slippery Rock University. Prior to that she received a Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science from the same university, with experience working in wellness and personal training. Vanessa started her Physical Therapy career with UPMC Centers for Rehab services in Western Pennsylvania working in the hospital on an inpatient rehab unit. She later transitioned within the same company working in an outpatient clinic seeing orthopedic and neurological patients. Vanessa has recently relocated back to Eastern Pennsylvania, where she grew up. Vanessa specializes in vestibular, neurological, and post concussion rehabilitation, however she also has experience in orthopedic and complete musculoskeletal care as well. In her personal time, Vanessa enjoys outdoor activities with her family and her two dogs.