Dr. Makenzie Hauger is a Physical Therapist from Auburn, New York. She graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science and Health (2017) and earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Upstate Medical University (2020). She is passionate about working with patients to help achieve their goals and promote overall health and wellness. Her past clinical experience includes outpatient orthopedics and inpatient acute care where she treated a variety of diagnoses including patients with neck pain, low back pain and concussion. Recently, her research regarding The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Recovery Post Stroke was accepted for publication. Makenzie is looking forward to growing her clinical experience and knowledge at COAST Physical Therapy under the advisement of Dr. Chad Pens. Outside of work, she enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking, swimming and skiing. She's always looking forward to a new adventure!