Ward_Laura_460x460Martha Morehouse Outpatient Care, Second Floor

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Health Management, Business Minor, The Ohio State University, 2005
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine, 2007
  • Manual Therapy Certified, University of St. Augustine, 2010
  • Women’s Health Certified Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2019

Experience and Interests

Laura is the team lead for the Pelvic Floor team here at Ohio State, specializing in treating abdominal/pelvic conditions such as diastasis rectus abdominis, pelvic pain, dyspareunia, stress urinary incontinence, urge incontinence, mixed incontinence, incontinence status post prostatectomy, coccyx pain, pelvic laxity, sacroiliac joint pain and dysfunction, musculoskeletal pain related to pregnancy and postpartum, low back pain, hip pain and dyssynergia.

She specializes in dry needling of the pelvic floor and hip area. She is a mentor faculty for our women’s health resident. She loves working with her team and being able to work in this specialized area of physical therapy.