Sarah Contrada, DPT is humbled and excited to join the interprofessional healthcare team at Eileen West, MD and Associates. Sarah has a diverse background in physical therapy, research, and fitness and wellness.
Sarah earned her Bachelor’s degree in Medicine, Health & Society and Master’s of Education degree in Community Development focused on Public Health from Vanderbilt University. She worked in clinical research in dialysis before finding her true passion and returning to school to pursue physical therapy. Sarah then graduated with her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the Texas State University while also working as a research assistant. She is a provider for MovementX, a movement health community bringing together the best physical therapy providers to deliver the best quality treatment
Sarah is passionate about helping her clients wherever they are in their wellness journeys to address their specific goals and improve overall health. She is also a new mom, an avid hiker and trail runner who enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and friends. As a military spouse, she has lived across the country from Hawaii, to Texas, and is finding a love for the wonderful community of Northern Virginia.
Sarah will be offering functional fitness tests as part of the Eileen West, MD and Associates team.