Brooke received her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Indiana University where she majored in Exercise Science and minored in Psychology. After graduating, she examined the public health systems of Holland and the United Kingdom while living in Amsterdam and London. She then moved to Chicago and earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Brooke has experience treating all types of orthopedic, neurological, and vestibular patients. She has special interests in non-surgical spine and knee rehabilitation. Outside of the orthopedic realm, she has interests in BPPV, TBI, and headache disorders. She is a lifelong dancer and enjoys returning athletes to their sport. Brooke is a hands on physical therapist, applying manual techniques to maximize a patient’s recovery. She develops an individualized plan of care that will maximize functional independence and safety. She has a passion of providing her patients with the tools and resources necessary to be an advocate throughout their own medical experience.
Education / Certifications
Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology, Minor in Psychology
Doctorate in Physical Therapy
Dr. Brooke Leitch, PT joined Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush on February 14th, 2019. Patient satisfaction ratings will be published once there is sufficient data.