Laura Kraich Scott
PT, DPT, LSVT-cc, staff pelvic health therapist
Dr. Scott and her husband Zac have recently relocated to Arden, NC from the Greensboro area to live closer to family and the mountains. Laura and Zac enjoy exercising and philosophizing in the glorious Appalachian Mountains with their shepherd mix Indiana. She is a graduate of Oglethorpe Univ (Atlanta, GA) with BA in International Studies and minors in Spanish and French language; she studied abroad at Den Haag (Nederlands) in European studies. Laura is originally from sunny Fl in South Miami, ballet- trained in Orlando, NYC, Philadelphia, Washington DC with international training and competition credits. Dr. Scott brings a prior career in both classical ballet and ballroom, with professional credits including Fred Astaire dance studio (Durham, NC), Club Med Turkoise (Turks and Caicos Is), Arthur Murray Dance Studio (Atlanta, GA).
When she decided on a career change to Physical Therapy she attended East Carolina University’s Allied Health department and earned her doctorate in PT with an emphasis on sports performance and performing arts. She began her career with Performance Rehabilitation in Sanford, NC as an orthopedic PT that treated a broad caseload and was able to utilize her proficiency in Spanish to treat bilingually with needed. Also, at Performance Rehabilitation, Laura specialized in LSVT Big to treat gait deficits for patients with Parkinson’s Disease.
Laura has now progressed her continuing education through Herman and Wallace to include treatment of individuals with pelvic health related dysfunction. She has now become an integral member of the pelvic health department at Cornerstone Physical Therapy and provides a wholistic approach to her treatment plan. She incorporates her movement and training background into her pelvic treatments drawing inspiration and influence from Pilates, Vaganova, Janda, Feldenkrais, vinyasa yoga, among other masters.