Kara Lammerding


Level II Physical Therapist
Kara Lammerding, PT, DPT, CLT, CSCS
LSVT BIG, PWR! certified, Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT), Vasper-trained clinician
Clinical Interests

Orthopedic rehabilitation, neurological rehabilitation, lymphedema management, oncology rehabilitation, and concussion management


Ms. Lammerding graduated from the University of Hartford with a bachelor’s in health science and a doctorate in physical therapy. Ms. Lammerding specializes in rehabilitation for Parkinson’s disease with certifications in LSVT BIG and Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!), both of which are evidence-based treatment approaches for Parkinson’s disease. Ms. Lammerding is trained in oncology rehabilitation and is a certified lymphedema therapist including training in Vodder techniques and complete decongestive therapy. Ms. Lammerding’s clinical interests and focus include orthopedic and neurologic rehabilitation, orthotics, and concussion management. She also instructs the Better Balance Clinic at Emerson Hospital, an education series composed of group exercise and education on fall prevention.