Dr. Shaista Ambreen , PT, DPT
Shaista is a Certified Pelvic Health and Trigger point dry needling physical therapist, with over
24 years of experience in both clinical & administrative areas of Physical Therapy. She enjoys
working with patients to help them develop confidence and strength to live the life they want.
Shaista achieved a Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree from Arcadia University (Pennsylvania
State) She also completed her Masters in Health Management from Pakistan and did
graduation with a Bachelor of Physiotherapy from Riphah International University Islamabad
Pakistan. She has worked in the state of Washington, Maryland and now in Virginia.
Her experience of treating patients includes Pelvic health, Neuro-Rehabilitation, Pediatrics
population, MSK, Orthopedic and geriatrics physical therapy. She also has an extensive manual
therapy and myofascial release expertise and can treat her patients by applying different
techniques including, Trigger point dry needling, Cupping, Kinesio-taping and aquatic therapy.
Shaista enjoys working in team environments and fosters an encouraging atmosphere to those
she works with. Shaista is fluent in English, Urdu, and Punjabi language.
In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, Zumba and shopping.