Lauren Pitre

Lauren Pitre, PT, DPT, ATC

Tell us a little about yourself (ex: Where did you grow up? Where did you go to school? What brought you to LC?)

I am from Lake Charles, and graduated from McNeese in Athletic Training and Exercise Science. I went to Graduate school at the University of South Alabama and graduated with a Doctor of Physical Therapy.

Education:

  • Jones Century Junior College – Associate of Arts
  • McNeese State University – Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training, Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science
  • University of South Alabama – Doctor of Physical Therapy

How long have you been with PIPT?

2.5 years

What drew you to physical therapy?

I played sports in college and then found an interest in athletic training. I enjoyed it so much that I applied to PT school.

What’s your favorite part of the job?

My favorite part of the job is giving people pointers to help reduce pain during their daily routine.

What do you do for fun (ex: hobbies; crafts; volunteer; coach; watch football etc)?

Go to the beach if possible.

Anything exciting on the horizon/ or just happened (ex: just completed a fellowship; taking a trip; training for a marathon; applying to PT school; got a new dog, etc)?

We are expecting a baby in June 2019.