Lisa Ayotte graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2008 with her Master of Physical Therapy. Lisa’s diverse work experience includes over four years in outpatient orthopedics, and additional background in post-operative and neuro-rehabilitative care.
Lisa believes strongly in a “patient first” philosophy, advocating for each patient’s personal goals, and providing individualized treatment plans to achieve maximal functional outcomes. From recovery after surgery, returning to sports, getting back to work, or resuming household and childcare activities, Lisa strives to meet the individual needs of her patients. Her treatment methodology emphasizes use of evidence based practice, including manual and therapeutic exercise techniques that are individually tailored to efficiently return patients, athletes, and employees back to their pre-injury status. Lisa is dedicated to providing personalized quality care in a positive and friendly atmosphere, while making treatment sessions fun and enjoyable to the patient. To Lisa, her patients are like family, and she strives to provide the best quality care and treatment possible.
Lisa assists in Suburban Physical Therapy’s Work Conditioning program, is an ASTYM® certified specialist, and has undergone training for sports injury prevention and treatment, manual treatment techniques, and therapeutic taping including Kinesio Taping. Lisa is committed to the profession of Physical Therapy and continuously strives towards furthering her clinical expertise. Lisa’s future interests include developing post-concussive and headache treatment services.