Ariana Oliveira, PT, DPT – Physical Therapist in Lafayette

Dr. Ariana Oliveira is a doctor of physical therapy with her certification in manual therapy. She has many years of experience treating patients with orthopedic injuries, pre & post-op, and athletes. Ariana also treats neurological conditions, such as concussion/brain injury, and pediatric patients.

Ariana mainly focuses on restoring function and mobility through manual therapy, instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM), cupping therapy, dry needling, motor control training, and strengthening. Her main goal is to get her patients back to their daily lives and performing activities they love. She strives to provide patients with long term tools to help keep them active and pain free.

Ariana is an athlete, like so many in Colorado, and therefore understands the importance of not only living pain free but also being able to do the things you love. She moved to Colorado in 2020 and enjoys trail running, hiking, HIIT workouts, exploring new restaurants, being outdoors and camping with her boyfriend and 2 huskies.

Services Provided

  • Manual Therapy
  • Vestibular & Concussion Therapy
  • Adult & Pediatric Brain Injuries
  • Gait & Balance Training
  • Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization
  • Pre & Post-Op Treatment


  • Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology: Louisiana State University
  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy: University of St. Augustine