Taylor Shanfield, DPT received her bachelor’s degree in exercise science from Miami University in 2005 and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University in 2007. She has been focused on women’s health and pelvic floor dysfunction throughout her career as a PT. She has received specialized training from the Herman & Wallace Institute and continues to be passionate about furthering her education in the field. She has presented on various pregnancy related topics as well as urinary incontinence for the National Association For Continence at Prentice Women’s Hospital.
Taylor’s clinical interests include include bowel/bladder dysfunctions, pelvic organ prolapse, urinary/fecal incontinence, pelvic and abdominal pain, peri-natal and post-partum musculoskeletal and pelvic floor issues, and dyspareunia/sexual dysfunction. Taylor incorporates patient education, manual therapy techniques, biofeedback, visceral manipulation, and therapeutic exercise into her work to ensure successful outcomes for her patients.
Outside of work, Taylor enjoys yoga and staying busy with her two little girls.