Eileen Johnson, PT, DPT, WCS

Instructor of Clinical Physical Therapy
Eileen Johnson
Phone:

(323)-865-1200

Email:

Website:

www.myprofile.com

Mailing Address:

1540 Alcazar Street, CHP155 Los Angeles, CA 90089

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Professional Interests

Dr. Eileen V. Johnson is a physical therapist at the faculty practice on the Health Science Campus for the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy.  She specializes intreating females and male with pelvic floor dysfunction and is board certified by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties as a Women's Health Clinical Specialist (WCS). She enjoys helping patients during pregnancy and post-partum for both orthopedic lumbopelvic conditions,  oncology-related pelvic floor dysfunction, and patients with pelvic pain. Prior to specializing in pelvic health, Dr. Johnson worked with the pediatric, neurological and orthopedic setting.  She is a member of the Section on Women's Health of the American Physical Therapy Association and  International Pelvic Pain Society.    

 

Dr. Johnson is involved with many interdisciplinary collaborations with USC's Institute of Urology and Occupational Therapy and helped develop the "Pelvic Floor Pre-Operative Class"for patients undergoing prostate and bladder cancer surgeries. She is also actively involved in researching topics in pelvic health and assisting in teaching the pelvic health content in the Physical Therapy academic curriculum.

Education
  • Nova Southeastern University, Davie, FL; Doctor of Physical Therapy 2010
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; Bachelors of Science in Health Science 2005
Selected Publications
  • USE OF VISCERAL MOBILIZATIONS AND MYOFASCIAL RELEASE IN THE TREATMENT OF HIP OSTEOARTHRITIS - A RETROSPECTIVE CASE STUDY Johnson EV1, Martin CS 2; 1Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, Ostrow School of Dentistry,Los Angeles, CA, USA; 2Physical Therapy, UF & Shands Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute, Gainesville, FL, USA; 3Physical Therapy, Shands Rehab at Magnolia Parke, Gainesville, FL, USA Combined Sections Meeting Poster Presentation 2014.