Dr. Noelle Ekonomou | Physical Therapist
Dr. Noelle Ekonomou is passionate about helping others pursue their overall health and wellness goals. With an integrated, whole-body rehabilitation model, Noelle explores the root cause(s) of her patients’ injuries — considering musculoskeletal, vestibular, vision, neurologic, lymphatic and cardiopulmonary systems. Noelle has advanced her skills through continued post-graduate coursework for osteopathic manual therapies, including muscle energy, strain-counter strain, cranial and joint mobilizations and fascial and lymphatic balancing.
Education & Experience
A graduate of the accelerated 6-year Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Saint Louis University, Noelle received extensive training in orthopaedic, neurologic and acute rehabilitation. Noelle enjoys treating complex and chronic conditions, especially neurologic and spinal and disorders, headaches, orofacial pain and TMJ.
Noelle pursued her interest in treating scoliosis and neuromuscular imbalances through the Postural Restoration Institute (PRI). In 2019, Noelle became the youngest clinician to receive the PRC (Postural Restoration Certified) distinction, which is a testament to her determination and profound belief in the science and her eagerness to master it.
Noelle completed training through the Hermann and Wallace Institute to become a pelvic floor specialist and provides internal pelvic floor muscle evaluation and treatment. As a certified Pilates instructor, Noelle incorporates Pilates into her physical therapy treatments sessions. She also teaches group classes at a studio in Alexandria, VA.
Originally from Illinois, Noelle loves exploring the DC area and enjoys hiking, bicycling, skiing, yoga and Pilates.