Ellen Pavlovic

Physical Therapist


  • Member of American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) APTA special section Orthopedic/Sports medicine
  • Dubai HealthCare City (DHCC) and Center for HealthCare Planning and Quality (CPQ) licensed
  • Member of Illinois Physical Therapy Association (IPTA)
  • Member of MedBridge
  • American Heart Association CPR/AED & Basic Life Support (BLS) certified
  • Member of Health Volunteers Oversees (HVOUSA)


  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT): University of Illinois at Chicago, IL USA in 2007
  • Certificate of Orthopedic Manual Therapy (COMT) through Curtin University, Perth, Australia and Formaterapia, Portugal, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.): Loyola University Chicago, IL USA in 2000
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.): Loyola University Chicago, IL USA in 2000


Skills/Special Interests:

  • Manual therapy
  • Myofascial releases
  • Dry Needling Modules 1-3
  • Muscle Energy Techniques (MET)
  • Deep friction massage
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Exercise prescription
  • Special interests: Sports and musculoskeletal injuries, shoulder, knee, hip and spine pathologies, post-operative conditions, sports injury prevention