Meet Gloria

PT, DPT

Dr. Wahlroos grew up in the Twin Cities area of Minnesota, where she discovered and cultivated her passion for movement and creativity. She attended St. Croix Ballet Academy as well as the St. Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists. Here, she expanded her training in multiple dance genres including: ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, and African.

She went on to attend the University of Minnesota, where she graduated with her BFA in Dance. 

Her interest in the medical field, human anatomy, movement theory, and personal history of injuries, drove her toward choosing a career as a physical therapist. 

She graduated from the University of Washington with her Doctor of Physical Therapy

Job history which supported her development into a (pediatric) physical therapist (recommended for students looking to attend DPT school): 

  • Rehab Tech/Aide at large hospital/medical center

  • Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

  • Dance and Pilates Instructor

  • Dance Camp Coordinator

  • Dance Children's Program Coordinator

  • Camp Counselor

Her passion for her patients and profession has only grown since entering the field of physical therapy. 

Dr. Wahlroos provides individualized care to her clients and families, with the goal of empowering all to reach their goals. 

Dr. Wahlroos is excited to work with you!

Please do not hesitate to reach out with comments and questions.