Denise Schneider, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT, COMT, ATC, TPS

LOCATION

  • 793 Butterfield Rd, Lombard, IL 60148
  • (630) 572-6301
  • dschneider@drsofpt.com

SPECIALTIES

  • Certificate in Vestibular Rehabilitation, 2017
  • Therapeutic Pain Specialist, International Spine and Pain Institute, 2016
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists, 2013
  • Certificate in Orthopedic Medicine & Manual Therapy of the Extremities, 2011
  • Certificate in Orthopedic Medicine & Manual Therapy of the Spine, 2008
  • Certification of Athletic Training, 2008

About me

Dr. Denise Schneider is a fellowship trained physical therapist with over 20 years experience working in the outpatient orthopedic setting. She treats a wide variety of diagnoses, conditions, and complex cases. In addition, her specialties include: spine; headache; concussion; vestibular rehabilitation; chronic pain; temporomandibular disorders; manual therapy; and sports injuries. Other interests include women’s health and the aging population. Denise is dedicated to providing the utmost patient experience by incorporating evidence based practice and individualized care to include all aspects of one’s health and well-being. She enthusiastically works with patients to achieve their desired goals.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Evidence in Motion Institute of Health Professions, 2018: Doctorate of Physical Therapy
  • Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL 2002: Master of Physical Therapy
  • Illinois State University, Normal, IL, 1998, Athletic Training

PERSONAL INTERESTS

Outside of work and participating in professional activities, Denise values time with her family. She also enjoys leading an active lifestyle, being in the outdoors, and traveling. Her interests include yoga, camping, hiking, biking, and snowmobiling.

ARTICLES

Vertigo (spinning), dizziness, imbalance, and visual disturbance can significantly interfere with one’s ability to function daily. These symptoms may be the result of a vestibular disorder. The vestibular system, consisting of the inner ear and part of the brain, controls balance and eye movements. When…