Lauren is an ABC-certified prosthetist/orthotist for Hanger Clinic in Gurnee, Illinois.
With over 7 years of experience in the field, Lauren primarily works with pediatric patients. She spent the early portion of her career as the assistant to one of Hanger Clinic’s Pediatric Specialists, learning and developing her skills as a clinician. Lauren especially enjoys working with pediatric physical therapists to create a comprehensive plan for her patients and ensure they have the best possible outcomes. She is specifically interested in scoliosis, cranial remolding helmets, toe walking, and cerebral palsy.
Outside of work, Lauren spends her time baking treats for the office as well as crafting. She also enjoys spending time in nature, whether that means a walk along the lake or backpacking in the middle of the woods. Lauren also spends her free time working with local community theatres, building sets and assisting as a technician.
- Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 2012
- Master of Prosthetics & Orthotics, Northwestern University, 2020