Sara R Rodriguez, BPT.,CES.,LMT.
Sara earned a degree in Human Health Sciences with a concentration in Physical Therapy from Northern Illinois University. Her passion for helping people heal from chronic muscle pain motivated her to earn a diploma in Therapeutic Massage and Body Work at NSFM, program approved by the Illinois State Board of Education, License No 227.016879. Her background also includes a Corrective Exercise Specialist certification from de National Academy of Sports Medicine. Most recently in July 2017, she completed a Physical Therapy course at the International University of Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. She has developed a wide range of skills working over a decade in Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Clinics. She has the ability to effectively communicate treatment to patients and help guide each of them through their care plans successfully to pain free. While constantly receiving praise from patients, she continues working on a Physical Medicine Doctorate. Currently she is very well versed in Posture Analysis Assessments,Corrective Exercise programs, Chronic Pain Rehabilitation Techniques such as Orthopedic Massage based on Muscular Therapy developed by Dr. Ben Benjamin, Myofascial Release and SapTherapy a series of Tendon Stimulation Techniques to reduce chronic pain. Sara's treatments range from complete Posture Alignment Assessments including invigorating Sports/Medical /Deep tissue massages for fatigued muscles to injury rehabilitation and noninvasive Cranio-Sacral Therapy/Myofascial Release for alleviation of stress and headaches.
Sara is fluent in Castilian/ Spanish and English, enjoys an active balanced life style, adding to her daily routine Running, Pilates, Kick Boxing and Weight Lifting. Other hobbies include cooking, ancient physical medicine research and loves to travel.