Gretchen Liska, PT, DPT, CLT

Gretchen believes that individualizing her time with patients gives them the opportunity to better connect and helps her provide the education and necessary tools to improve their recovery and wellness journey.

Gretchen received her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from St. Francis University in Loretto, PA and moved to Chicago to follow her passion for providing pelvic, lymphedema, and orthopedic physical therapy. She began her career with the Dupage Medical Group specializing in Pelvic Health and Spine.

She has received her certification as a Lymphedema Therapist and is interested in pursuing certification as an integrative nutrition health coach and continues to seek additional coursework in pelvic health rehabilitation. Gretchen enjoys incorporating her interest in yoga, Pilates, and holistic health into her physical therapy practice.


  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Saint Francis University
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Saint Francis University
  • Member of the American Physical Therapy Association Sections on Women’s Health and Oncology
  • Coursework in Pelvic Floor Treatment through the Herman and Wallace Institute

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Out of the office

In her free time, Gretchen likes to bake and cook, and is currently working on her very own recipe book! She also enjoys practicing yoga, drawing and sketching, being outdoors and hiking, and spending time with her family on their farm.