Dr. Leslie Bené, PT, DPT, OCS

Dr. Leslie Bené, PT, DPT, OCS

Doctor of Physical Therapy - Lowry


  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Bachelor of Science in Pre-Physical Therapy Studies
  • University of Missouri-Columbia

Professional Memberships/Certifications:

  • Certified Orthopedic Specialist
  • APTA member

Continuing Education:

  • Orthopedic Section APTA, Independent Study Course- 2017
  • Rehabilitation of the Shoulder- 2016
  • Rehabilitation of the Sacroiliac Joint- 2016
  • MSI Syndromes of the Shoulder- 2015
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation and Cervicogenic Dizziness: Advanced Practice-2015
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation: Fundamentals-2014
  • Manipalooza- 2013
  • Rehabilitation of the Hip: Stedman Clinic-2012
  • Surgical Concepts and Rehabilitation of the Elbow: Stedman Clinic- 2009
  • Upper cervical spine: Advanced mobilization and manipulation- 2007
  • Kinesiotaping- 2006
  • Rehabilitation of Total Joints: Knee and Hip- 2003

Professional Interests:

Leslie joined Peak PT in April 2017. She has been working as a physical therapist in orthopedics and sports medicine for over 15 years. She is a certified orthopedic specialist and has a broad depth of experience from adolescents to geriatrics. She enjoys working with the active population of Colorado with special interest in returning patients to high level activities such as cycling, running, dancing, skiing and snowboarding. Leslie spent 9 years practicing in Steamboat Springs, CO and had the opportunity to work with junior Olympic, semi-pro, and professional winter sport athletes. She continues to seek out numerous opportunities for professional growth as a clinical practitioner and is dedicated to patient-centered care.

Personal Interests:

Leslie is from Missouri. She moved out to Colorado in 2004. She grew up playing competitive soccer and dancing. She loves ballet, yoga, rock climbing, hiking and skiing. When she’s not working, she enjoys time with her family including her husband, Louis, and two daughters, Georgia and Audrey.