Lauren was born and raised in New Jersey and currently reside in Belvidere NJ, a small town in Warren County. She received both a Bachelors of Science in clinical health studies in 2014 as well as a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2016 from Ithaca College. Lauren has been involved in athletics including soccer and basketball since a young age, and played club basketball during her college years. Her professional interests include treating orthopedic injuries, with a focus on hands on care and manual therapy. Lauren strongly believes in a holistic approach to wellness and health. She even had the opportunity to study alternative and Chinese traditional medicine during a short term study abroad program in China in 2015. She is passionate about patient centered care and believes that each patient is different and requires individualized treatments. When she is not working, Lauren enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach and practicing yoga. Lauren also loves attending sporting events (especially the NY Giants) and seeing live music.