Maria received her Bachelors Degree in Exercise Science from the University of Iowa and her Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from the University of Delaware. She is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Maria played field hockey for the University of Iowa. Over the course of her career she has developed a special interest in treating orthopedic and sports injuries. She believes in empowering her patients and providing individualized treatment programs in order to assist her patients in rehabilitating to their previous level of function. She enjoys working as part of a healthcare team and creating a fun atmosphere for her patients and co-workers. Maria and her husband, Nick, stay active throughout the year running, biking and playing sports with their three children.