Christine Lager, PT, DPT, is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy and owner of Minnesota Dance Physical Therapy, LLC. She specializes in dance rehabilitation, injury prevention, and safe return to sport. Christine is a former studio, high school, and collegiate dancer. She understands the motor control, dynamic strength, and end range flexibility it takes to compete at a high level.
Christine graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology - Exercise and Movement Science. She was a member of the Wisconsin Dance Team and later captain of the Wisconsin Premiere Dance Team. Christine then earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Concordia University in St. Paul, Minnesota.
As a Doctor of Physical Therapy, she works in outpatient orthopedics, treating a variety of musculoskeletal, neurological, and post-operative diagnoses. Christine also serves as the dance rehabilitation specialist within a Twin Cities health care system.
In 2023, Christine created Minnesota Dance Physical Therapy to advocate for dancers and help them return to sport without limitations. She works closely with dance teams and dance studios throughout Minnesota. She is passionate about helping dancers find the optimal balance between mobility and strength.
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CREDENTIALS RECEIVED BY DFD
PHYSICAL THERAPIST - STATE OF MN
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION BASIC LIFE SUPPORT - CPR & AED - # 245411106214
AWAKEN PILATES - BALANCED BODY REFORMER 1 FOR REHABILITATION PROFESSIONALS
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