Emily Lusnia


Senior Physical Therapist

Emily Lusnia earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Saint Augustine in Saint Augustine, FL in 2012, with a heavy concentration in manual therapy. She earned her B.S. in Kinesiology at Campbell University in 2009. Emily is a registered yoga teacher with the yoga alliance (RYT200) and certified in FMS screening/testing.  She is certified in Functional Dry Needling from Kineticore, and enjoys treating in the outpatient orthopaedic setting.  She treats patients of all ages, but in her most recent years she has focused on heavy concentration of  athletes including but not limited to soccer, football, baseball, tennis, wrestling, cyclists, runners, and yoga teachers.  She also enjoys treating the weekend warrior, the daily stress of the desk jobs, and restoring functional mobility in the aging population.  She looks forward to serving the community and expanding her knowledge and skills with the team at Pivot Physical Therapy.

In her spare time she enjoys yoga, paddle boarding, outdoor recreation, running, cooking, and exploring areas of natural health. She resides in Raleigh with her Husband, Kraig, and 2 dogs, Zeke and Jake.