Diane Hardy, PT

Philosophy of Care

I enjoy helping my patients achieve their best quality of life. I look forward to interacting with my patients and helping them to work toward their personal goals in physical therapy.

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Spine Therapy
    • Vestibular Rehabilitation
    • General Physical Therapy
    • Neurologic Therapy


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Physical Therapy
    • Successfully completed Susan Herdmann Vestibular Competency at Emory University


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Polish


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Vestibular, Spine, Post-surgical, Upper and lower extremities


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
    Graduation Date 06/2006
    Degree Doctorate

    School University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    Graduation Date 05/2003
    Degree B.S.

Health Topics Posts
By Diane Hardy, PT
Chances are you’ve experienced dizziness at some point in your life. That sensation of lightheadedness can be a symptom of many things – medication, heart and/or neurological conditions and head trauma. But what happens when that dizziness doesn’t go away, lasts for days and makes the room seem like it’s spinning even when you’re not moving?

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
When you become a parent, nobody tells you how hard it is on your body, especially your wrists, elbows, back and neck. Practice these safe lifting techniques to avoid injury.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Do you know how to properly garden without causing excessive stress on your body? By learning a bit about the ergonomics involved in gardening you can save yourself pain and strain so you can work smarter, not harder!

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Many gardeners plunge into their projects with great enthusiasm but unconditioned bodies. This doesn't need to happen! Follow these tips for injury free gardening.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
DuPage Medical Group has a team of therapists who have been trained in working with patients with neurological diagnoses with the goal of improving function.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
DuPage Medical Group’s Physical Therapy spine group is comprised of experienced Physical Therapists that have an invested interest in spine related ailments.

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