Meet Our Team

Owner / Physical Therapist / Instructor

Andrea Eisgruber, PT, DPT, CSCS, CET

Andrea EisgruberAndrea studied English and Biology at Virginia Tech and then earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Shenandoah University. Andrea has worked in pediatric rehab and outpatient orthopedics for over 8 years and specializes in overall wellness for the body. She has a unique practice style of combing rehabilitation with Pilates and other wellness services to treat the entire patient, not just the injury. Andrea is an advocate for continued health and wellness even after the rehabilitation is complete and enjoys helping her patients achieve that goal.
Andrea is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, and a Certified Cancer Exercise Trainer (CET) through the American College of Sports Medicine/American Cancer Society. She has completed Pilates training through Balanced Body, a Pilates Method Alliance participant, and continues to refine her manual therapy skills through University of St. Augustine.
Andrea is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, American Physical Therapy Association of Maryland, NSCA and ACSM. She was recently appointed to the Women’s Committee for the NSCA, and volunteers with Kappa Kappa Gamma, a national fraternity, where she writes content for educational pieces in the advisement of undergraduate and graduate level females seeking professional development.

 

Therapists

Jennifer Ziolkowski, PTA

Jenn Ziolkowski HeadshotJenn graduated from Carroll Community College in 2008 with an Applied Science degree and is a board certified Physical Therapist Assistant. She worked in several outpatient orthopedic facilities as a PT Tech prior to obtaining her degree and enjoys treating a wide variety of orthopedic and sports injuries with a particular fondness to runners. Outside of the clinic Jenn loves spending time with her family and pets, traveling, working out and running.

 

Pilates & Yoga Instructors

Erin Bianco

EB_Bio_PicErin has been teaching Mat Pilates since 2011, and began practicing Pilates over a decade ago. Her classes are designed for people of all levels of fitness and experience. Erin is a certified Phase I Mat Pilates Instructor and Primary Aerobic Instructor through AAAI & ISMA. When not teaching, she can be found running, developing software or playing the violin.

Laurel Brennan

Laurel Brennan Bio PicLaurel has a B.A. in Psychology from Roanoke College and a Masters of Occupational Therapy degree from Texas Woman’s University. She has been practicing yoga since 2000 and teaching since 2008 for a variety of populations from ages 4 to 94. She completed her 200 hour RYT through YogaFit and enjoys every chance to blend her background in OT with yoga to maximize the benefits for her clients. She practices Occupational Therapy with adult and geriatric populations with a specialty in dementia and healthy aging. She has been married to Mel since 1999 and is a mother of three children. She enjoys the continuous dance that life and yoga provide, always seeking to find balance, through consistent learning and ongoing love.

Health Coaching

Danielle Hively

Danielle Hively Bio PicDanielle is a certified Health Coach through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and a certified Personal Trainer. Rather than relying on current “universal” dietary methods, she focuses on unlocking the client’s “bio-individuality” by developing unique and personalized plans tailored around the client’s needs. In addition, Danielle empowers each of her clients through education and support to help them set and achieve realistic goals.