About Me


Renee Keefer



Your Health
is my Priority

Renee has been working outpatient physical therapy clinics for the past 11 years, focusing on treatment of patients with musculoskeletal and neurological injuries. Her clinical interests include chronic pain management and musculoskeletal injuries in the orthopedic and neurologic population. Renee Keefer, PT, DPT earned her doctorate in physical therapy from Saint Louis University in 2011.


Renee actively participates in clinical research (within the adult post stroke and spinal cord injury population and children with cerebral palsy) providing various interventions to improve gait mechanics and trunk control. She is a contract educator for Northwestern University’s physical therapy department. Renee also enjoys working with the United States Paralympic Men’s Soccer team, aiding in classification and injury prevention and treatment.

Our Vision

Elevate Physical Therapy’s vision is to cultivate a physical therapy environment that is both enjoyable and beneficial. We want patients to recognize that they are working with clinicians who are truly invested in their well-being and focused on their personally tailored plan. When there is a positive therapeutic alliance, the healing outcomes are unmatched.

Our Mission

Elevate Physical Therapy works to provide exceptional care, using evidence-based treatment & procedures, in a warm and stress-free environment for all patients. Our clinicians provide a relaxed environment which encourages maximum healing and peace of mind. Our goal is to have patients leave our facility not only experiencing relief of pain but also knowing that physical therapy has enhanced their life.

Awards and Accreditations

Renee Keefer's McKenzie Institute Certificate for Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy