Doctor of Medicine: 1995 St. Louis University School of Medicine
Residency: University of Michigan Health Systems
Dr. Vlachos is a board certified doctor of physical medicine and rehabilitation who specializes in preventative orthopedic health and rehabilitation. She focuses on a conservative, non-surgical treatment of orthopedic and neurological disorders with an emphasis on exercise-based approaches. In addition, she performs electrodiagnostic studies to evaluate nerve and muscle function.
At the University of California, Irvine, Dr. Vlachos was a member of the Women's Division 1 volleyball team for four years. She graduated in 1991 with a BS in Biological Sciences and subsequently attended the St. Louis University School of Medicine. In 1995, she graduated summa cum laude and was nominated to the prestigious Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Following an internship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, she completed her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Michigan Health Systems.
With over 15 years of experience, Dr. Vlachos employs a blend of traditional western medicine and alternative techniques to restore function and improve quality of life. As a former scholar-athlete, she is dedicated to alleviating pain brought about by any sports-related injury. She emphasizes preventative orthopedic health programs embracing a multi-disciplinary approach to treat pain and educate on body mechanics and strengthening to maintain a pain-free status. In her free time, she volunteers to do the working moms ministry at her kids' school, American Martyrs.