Lauren Johnston

Lauren Johnston

Lauren Johnston received her bachelors in Biology at Francis Marion University in her home state of South Carolina. She graduated from Duke University with her doctorate in physical therapy in 2017. She came here as a traveling physical therapist and decided to make Tucson home. Since graduation, Lauren has been working primarily in outpatient with orthopedic conditions, utilizing dry needling, manual therapy, and exercise to improve her patient’s pain and function. Outside of work, she has two fur babies, Matthew and Luna, who have been by her side for the past 7 years. When she’s not hanging out with them, she enjoys trying new restaurants, reading mystery novels, and watching Duke basketball.