Ms. Weber graduated from the University of Minnesota Physical Therapy Program in 1986, has worked in a variety of clinical settings, and has obtained advanced training in the area of TMD and Orofacial Pain. She has 25 years of clinical experience treating TMD and Orofacial Pain, including working at the MN Head & Neck Pain Clinic, and as a physical therapist in the TMD and Orofacial Pain and Dental Sleep Medicine Clinic at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.
Her professional interests include the evaluation and treatment of jaw, head, and neck pain disorders. She enjoys determining the factors that contribute to dysfunction and utilizing treatment techniques including manual therapy, therapeutic exercise, and modalities, along with providing patients with instructions and tools for optimizing improvement. She particularly enjoys working in a multi-disciplinary clinic and being part of a team including dentists, health psychologists, physicians, and physical therapists in addressing patients’ needs.
She enjoys traveling, hiking, playing tennis, and spending time with her family, friends, and pets- 2 dogs & 1 cat. Patricia is an animal lover, an entrepreneur, and holds a patent on an innovative and eco-friendly cat litter and cat litter box system.