Dee Hartmann, PT, DPT
Dee is an internationally recognized author, teacher, and speaker on the treatment of chronic vulvar pain. For over 27 years she devoted the majority of her private practice to the treatment of women with chronic vulvar pain, sexual dysfunction, chronic pelvic pain, and bowel and bladder disorders. As an active member of the APTA’s Section on Women’s Health (now called Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy), she was the originating chairman the Certificate of Achievement for Pelvic Physical Therapy (CAPP) as well as serving on the Vulvar Pain Task Force. After retiring from clinical practice in 2017, she co-founded VulvaLove, Inc. and the Center for Genital Health and Education with Elizabeth Wood where they focus in reframing the conversation around female sexual arousal and pleasure through education, print, and research.