Dr. Jennifer King, PT, DPT

Where are you from? Raised in Wheaton, IL but currently live in Oak Park
What did you study?Biomedical Sciences undergraduate degree, Doctor of Physical Therapy (both at Marquette University)
Name the moment that inspired you to take your career path.My younger brother was in therapy for my entire childhood! I loved going to Easter Seals to see the therapists working with him and was jealous that I didn’t get occupational therapy too.
What do you specialize in? Pediatric toe walking, orthotics management, kinesiotaping
Coffee or Tea?COFFEE
Favorite therapeutic swing?The Bolster Swing
What you do consider your greatest accomplishment? My two kids – Evan and Nora
Books or Movies?Books
Where would you go on your dream vacation?cruise to Patagonia (hopefully doing this next year)
What is your favorite children’s book? The Little Prince- we have a pet mouse named after the book!
What skill are you most proud of? Thanks to my son, I can accurately name every construction vehicle, Thomas the train character, Transformers, and Star Wars characters- which scores me a lot of points with the kids!
Winter or Summer?Winter
Physical Therapist, Department Head
Jennifer King