Pooja Patel, PT, DPT, AIB-VR
Pooja received her Master of Science degree in physical therapy from K. M. Patel institute of physiotherapy, India in 2013. After practicing for six years, she continued to enhance her professional skills by earning her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Shenandoah University in 2019. Pooja has extensive clinical experience in treating patients with a variety of musculoskeletal disorders. Her special interest in neurological conditions led her to advance her career by pursuing vestibular rehabilitation certification through the American Institute of Balance. Pooja has experience in working with patients suffering from vertigo, dizziness, imbalance, and other vestibular disorders. Pooja is the lead therapist at OrthoBethesda for vestibular rehabilitation and has developed their balance and fall prevention program. Pooja has a passion for helping people of all ages to live healthy lives and reach to their fullest functional potentials.In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, baking, traveling, and reading.