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Katie Pajerowski is a Doctor of Physical Therapy who is passionate about helping people overcome pain and injury in order to find joy in movement. Katie founded Ascend Physical Therapy & Wellness in order to better serve the populations she has the most expertise in helping - dancers, runners, and rock climbers. She has 20+ years of ballet and modern dance experience, and her clinical background includes specialized training working with dancers and performing artists on- and off-Broadway. She believes in offering rehab for dancers of all ability levels that will empower them to feel strong and confident in the studio and on stage.
Katie received her bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University, and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University of Delaware in 2014. She is board-certified as an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist, and also holds certifications in manual therapy and dry needling. In addition to her own ongoing learning, she is involved in teaching and assisting with continuing education for other physical therapists. She strives to bridge the gap between traditional rehab and the ability to move and perform optimally.
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CREDENTIALS RECEIVED BY DFD PHYSICAL THERAPIST - DRY NEEDLING SPECIALTY - STATE OF MD - LIC # 25369 BOARD CERTIFIED CLINICAL SPECIALIST IN ORTHOPAEDIC PHYSICAL THERAPY - CERT # 56689 IAMT CERTIFIED ORTHOPEDIC MANUAL THERAPIST AMERICAN RED CROSS FIRST AID/CPR/AED LIABILITY INSURANCE All documents are on file.