Vanessa Lanier, PT, DPT, OCS


Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Surgery

Physical Therapist

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Research Profile 
Clinical Profile

Research Interest

Prevention, Rehabilitation & Maintenance in Musculoskeletal Conditions

Clinical Interests

Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
Pre- & Post-Surgical Rehabilitation


  • BA, Washington University in St. Louis, 2007
  • DPT, Washington University in St. Louis, 2012

Clinical Specializations

  • OCS, Board Certification in Orthopedics

Professional Activities

  • APTA member
  • Academy of Orthopaedic Physical Therapy member
  • Missouri Physical Therapy Association: Research Chair
  • APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor