Larry Ho, PT, DPT, OCS

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Faculty Profile

Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy

Contact

(818) 996-8386
larryho@usc.edu

Mailing Address

1540 Alcazar St., CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90089-9006

Professional Interests

Larry Ho is an adjunct associate professor of clinical physical therapy who specializes in orthopedics, manual therapy and sport medicine. He founded the Ho Rehabilitation Center in Tarzana, Calif.

Education

  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1997
  • Master of Science, Physical Therapy, Medical College of Virginia, 1974
  • Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy, National Taiwan University, 1971

Selected Publications

  • Ho, L., Siu, S. “Whiplash Associated Disorder: A Literature Review of its Treatment Outcome and Clinical Expectations.” Formosa Journal of Physical Therapy 31(2): 118-129, 2006.
  • Hsu, AT., Hedman T., Chang, JH. , Vo, C., Ho, L., Ho, S., Chang, GL. “Changes in Abduction and Rotation Range of Motion in Response to Simulated Dorsal and Ventral Translation Mobilization of the Glenohumeral Joint.” Physical Therapy 82 (6): 544-555, 2002.
  • Hsu, AT., Ho, L., Chang, JH., Hedman, T. “Characterization of Tissue Resistance During a Dorsally Directed Translational Mobilization.” Archive of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 83:360-366, 2002.
  • Hsu, AT., Ho, S., Ho, L., Hedman, T. “Joint Position During Anterior-Posterior Glide Mobilization: It’s Effect on Glenohumeral Abduction Range of Motion.” Archive of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 81: 210-214, 2000.
  • Hsu, AT., Ho, L., HO, S. Hedman, T. “Immediate Response of Glenohumeral Abduction Range of Motion to a Caudally Directed Translational Mobilization: A Fresh Cadaver Simulation.” Archive of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 81:1511-1516, 2000.

Published Books, Chapters & Monographs

  • Ho, L., Ho, S. Manipulation of the Spine. Farterng Publishing Co. Taiwan 2012
  • Ho, L., Wachi, S. Diagnosis for Physical Therapy: A Symptom-Based Approach. Chapter on Neck Pain, F.A Davis Publishing Co. 2012
  • Ho, L. Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Chapter on Elbow Joint. Farterng Publishing Co. Taiwan 2011
  • Ho, L. Translation of: Manual Mobilization of the Joints: the Kaltenborn Method of Joint Examination and Treatment, Volume. 1: the Extremities, by Freddy Kaltenborn et.al. Oslo, Minneapolis: Olaf Norlis Bokhandel OPTP, 1999. Taipei, Taiwan: Ho Chi Publishing Co. 2011