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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042


Vanessa Lagera, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist
Vanessa Lagera, PT, DPT



About Vanessa Lagera, PT, DPT

Vanessa has been working as a physical therapist since 1996. She graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Physical Therapy from the University of the Philippines Manila and later got her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia.

She enjoys working as a physical therapist and has worked with different populations, from infants to the elderly. She believes it is a privilege to be able to take care of her patients and help them get better. She has worked the longest in outpatient orthopedics  and has also worked in a school for children with special needs, in skilled nursing facilities and in general ortho-neuro outpatient clinics. She is an Orthopedic Certified Specialist. In her spare time, Vanessa enjoys travelling, spending time with family and volunteering for local organizations.

Inova Physician Referral Services

Please make note of the following information.

This referral service is sponsored by Inova. Only physicians with appropriate medical staff privileges at an Inova affiliated hospital may participate. There is no charge or fee to you or for the participating physician for our service. Physician participation is voluntary.

Physician referrals will be based on your referral needs and preferences of location, specialty, and rotation availability of the physician.

The physicians on our referral panel are independent practitioners or physician employees. The independent practitioners are not employees, agents or representatives of Inova and are solely responsible for their provision of medical care to you.