DR. DANI LASHLEE, DPT
Performance Physical Therapist
Dani was born in Fort Worth, TX. Shortly after, her family relocated to Ashburn, VA where she was raised, with a 4-year gap living overseas in Paris, France. Growing up, she was a multi-sport athlete, mainly focused on soccer and gymnastics. In high school, she also began rowing competitively and was recruited by Clemson University. There she was a Division I athlete and earned her B.S. in Health Science. While at Clemson, she was an undergraduate intern with the Athletic Department working for the Administrative Coordinator of Olympic Sports. Throughout the years, Dani experienced lower extremity athletic injuries for which she was exposed to physical therapy for rehabilitation, guiding her desire to pursue a career serving athletes of all ages and backgrounds to return to their active lifestyles.
Following graduation, Dani continued her education at Elon University where she graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. During her time in graduate school, she gained experience through clinicals in a variety of populations and settings along the east coast.
Dani enjoys building rapport with her patients and familizaring herself with their goals as it pertains to rehab for optimal outcomes and quick, yet safe return. She has a passion for incorporating knowledge with experience to educate patients and provide individualized rehabilitation programs including exercises and manual skills to progress towards and beyond goals set on day one.