Lee Cortez, MPT, Cert. DN

Education
Masters of Physical Therapy
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans
Bachelor of Science
Biology
Nicholls State University
Certifications
Certified Dry Needling (Western Style of Accupunture)
Graston Technique Preferred Provider (Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization)
professional societies
American Physical Therapy Association
Louisiana Physical Therapy Association
experience
Lee has a special interest in treating various shoulder pathologies, pain and dysfunction in the knee, foot and pelvis from overuse injuries such as running, neck pain, and post-surgical rehabilitation. Advanced techniques such as spinal manipulation, dry needling, and Graston technique (Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization) are used when appropriate to eliminate pain and improve function.