Laura Wand

Laura Wand, PTA, CPT, PN1

Laura grew up in Chicago and moved to Collierville her Sophomore year in high school. After graduating from Houston High she continued her education at Middle Tennessee State University where she changed her major early on from Physical Therapy to Industrial and Organizational Psychology. In 2007 she earned her degree in I/O Psych but a few years later moved back to Memphis to return to school and pursue her love for the health, wellness, and the human body.

Upon moving to Memphis, Laura joined Faction Strength and Conditioning where she fell in love with Crossfit. This interest in fitness only added enhanced the learning process about movement and how the body worked as she went through the Physical Therapy Assistant Program. After being injured in a car wreck in the middle of her clinical rotation while here at Pittman, she rehabbed with us, and finished her PTA program. Laura graduated from the Physical Therapy Assistant program, with Honors, from Southwest Tennessee Community College in July 2014. Upon graduation, Laura joined our team and since then she has finished her Nutrition Coaching certification through Precision Nutrition and is also a Personal Trainer her in clinic.