Karen is a physical therapist assistant (PTA) at DOAR Central in Danville, Virginia. She is licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia to practice physical therapy under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist.
Karen holds an Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapy from Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, Virginia. Karen also holds a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science and a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine and Wellness from Averett University in Danville, Virginia.
While a student at Jefferson College, Karen completed clinical rotations in a variety of settings. She gained experience in acute care, home health, pediatrics, outpatient orthopedic, and skilled nursing physical therapy settings.
Karen joined our team at DOAR in 2008. Prior to becoming a PTA, Karen worked as a physical therapy aide at DOAR Chatham and DOAR East for over two years.
Outside of work, Karen enjoys spending time with family and friends. She also travels, reads, cooks, and attempts new craft projects.