Heather enjoys helping her patients to reach and exceed their unique goals. She earned her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California and completed advanced training through an orthopaedic residency and a manual orthopaedic fellowship with Agile Physical Therapy. She is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Specialist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists. Heather specializes in orthopaedic/sports physical therapy and dance medicine and enjoys working with individuals from all walks of life. Additionally, Heather is passionate about educating the next generation of physical therapists. She is inspired to continue her own lifelong learning by teaching and mentoring doctoral students, orthopedic residents, and fellows as they advance in their careers.
Prior to becoming a physical therapist, Heather earned a double major Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Performing Arts with emphasis in Dance from Saint Mary's College of California. Heather’s extensive dance and yoga training assists her in developing creative solutions during rehabilitation. In her free time, Heather enjoys spending time with her husband and children, family, friends, and dog. She enjoys hiking, yoga, traveling, dancing, and the great outdoors.
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Heather's Certifications & Specialties
- PT - Physical Therapist
- DPT - Doctor of Physical Therapy
- OCS - Orthopaedic Certified Specialist
- FAAOMPT - Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists