MAXX Clinical Team - Lake Charles, LA
Lauren Pitre, PT, DPT, ATC
Physical Therapist / Clinic Director
Lauren is from Lake Charles, LA and currently serves as a practicing therapist and clinic director. She graduated with a Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from The University of South Alabama in 2016. Prior to USA, she graduated from McNeese State University in 2013, with a dual BS in Athletic Training and Exercise Science. Lauren was also a collegiate softball player at both McNeese State University and Jones County Junior College. Lauren is a certified athletic trainer who is passionate about treating athletes and getting each of our clients back to their active lifestyles. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and son.
Emily Pierce, PT, DPT
Emily is a native of Moss Bluff who graduated with her master’s degree in Exercise Physiology from McNeese in May 2018. While she was at MSU, she received an Academic Excellence Award, served on the National Academic Honor Society for Freshmen, and was a finalist for student employee of the year. Soon after, she pursued her doctorate in physical therapy at St. Augustine in Austin, Texas and then graduated in April 2021. Emily is married, enjoys living an active lifestyle, and loves playing tennis. She offers personable and professional care and is admittedly passionate about enhancing the quality of life of all who are under her care.
Jerrell Zeno, PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant
Jerrell is originally from Sulphur and graduated from McNeese in 2004. He played football for McNeese and Louisiana Swashbucklers and graduated with a degree in Physical Therapy Assisting in 2017. He loves to help others and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.
If you were ever blessed with the opportunity to work with Jerrell, then you know he is the life of the party, a true gentleman, and an excellent clinician.