Updated: May 10, 2021
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Dr. Zykia LaRue is a licensed physical therapist and owner of LaRue Health and Wellness, LLC. As a physical therapist in the Washington, D.C. area, she has helped hundreds of adults 65 years of age and older manage their pain, prevent falls, regain their strength, and get back to doing the things they love. She has advocated on behalf of Medicare-aged-adults to Congress to ensure continued coverage of their vital healthcare services. As a board-certified clinical geriatric specialist, certified personal trainer, and certified dementia practitioner, Zykia’s expertise has been featured by GoTherex and through partnerships with leaders in the area of senior care such as Visiting Angels. She is passionate about providing personalized care at LaRue Health and Wellness. She cares about each and every client like they are family and will go the extra mile to make sure they achieve their goals and optimize their health.
When she is not working she enjoys playing with her golden doodle puppy Rue, doing any outdoor activity (especially hiking), loves spending time with her friends and family, and educating adults 65+ on how they can train to reach their highest potential.