Physical Therapist, Doctorate of Physical Therapist
5501 Backlick Rd., Suite 200
Springfield, VA 22151
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Dr. Tasneem Shaikh has been practicing physical therapy in the state of Virginia for over 20 years. She attended the University of Virginia for undergraduate studies, completed her Masters in Science and Physical Therapy degree from the Medical College of Virginia, and obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2009. She initially worked in the hospital setting where she treated patients immediately after orthopaedic, neurological, and cardiac surgeries. She has a strong background in sports medicine, manual therapy, and has completed multiple continuing education courses specializing in dry needling, manual therapy, and exercise techniques. Dr. Shaikh focuses on increasing range of motion, strength, stabilization, and postural control of the core to achieve a more functional and healthy lifestyle for her patients. Her passions are her family, exercising, and cooking for family and friends. Dr. Shaikh is fluent in English, Hindi, Urdu, and French, and she is currently studying Spanish.