Elizabeth Dungan, PT, DPT
Doctorate of Physical Therapy: University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Why did you choose this profession?
I have a great passion for people and how the human body works. After working in a PT clinic in High School, there was no doubt in my mind that this was the profession I wanted to pursue. I am able to connect with and help so many people every day which is the best part of being a PT. I also am able to constantly learn and teach others how the body works!
Interests and Hobbies:
Crossfit, weight lifting, cooking/baking, watching movies, enjoying the outdoors, and spending time with my family.
What is your best quality as a practitioner?
My positivity and being a good listener.
What do you find most exciting about your job?
Treating a variety of orthopedic and vestibular dysfunctions are what I am passionate about and enjoy most! I love motivating all types of patients to get better and challenge themselves to feel the best possible. Physical Therapy should be fun and I make sure that happens!
What are some of your favorites?
Favorite TV shows: Full House, True Blood, Sons of Anarchy
Favorite food: Mac n’ cheese and donuts
Favorite sports teams: Buffalo Bills and Sabres
Vestibular Rehabilitation and Treatment Techniques
Women’s Health Treatment
Manual Therapy of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine
Meet Lizzy and her family!