Maria Balarezo, PT, DPT
Maria grew up in Montgomery County. She attended Gaithersburg High School and graduated from the University of Maryland College Park with a bachelor’s in Biological Sciences. Maria worked in biomedical research at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences and volunteered at the Red Cross in Walter Reed National Military Medical Center where she became interested in pursuing a career in Physical Therapy. She went on to earn a doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Maria’s clinical experience encompasses subacute and outpatient orthopedic and neurological rehabilitation. She enjoys working with general orthopedic cases and has an interest in sports medicine. Maria’s hobbies include running, playing tennis and dancing salsa. Maria is fluent in Spanish.