Dr. Carrie J. Pagliano has been a dynamic leader in clinical care and education in the areas of women’s/pelvic health and orthopedics for nearly 20 years. Dr. Pagliano received her Masters in Physical Therapy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia in 1999 and Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences in 2007. Dr. Pagliano is a double Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedics and Women’s Health and holds Manual Therapy Certification from the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences.
Dr. Pagliano is the founder of Carrie Pagliano PT, LLC. For over 10 years she was the program lead/founder for the Pelvic Physical Therapy clinical program/physical therapy residency at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, DC.
An active member of the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy, a component of the American Physical Therapy Association, she currently serves on the Board of Directors as Past President. Dr. Pagliano is an adjunct professor at Marymount University and Lynchburg Universities in Virginia. She is also an appointed Advisory Board member to the Pelvic Floor Disorders Network: National Institutes of Health, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National, Institute of Child Health and Human Development. She served as Instructor of Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC for over 5 years.
Dr. Pagliano speaks nationally in the areas of pelvic floor education, pelvic health in sport, and integrative models of practice in pelvic physical therapy. She is a National Media Spokesperson for the American Physical Therapy Association. Dr. Pagliano is a vocal advocate for women and mothers in leadership in the physical therapy profession. Dr. Carrie is also a Road Runners Club of America Certified Coach. Dr. Carrie resides in Arlington, Virginia with her husband, two children, and Border Terrier puppy. When she’s not kid wrangling or bringing pelvic health to the world, Carrie is an avid runner, yogi & crossfitter who also holds her CF-OL1 certification.