Scott Freedman, PT, PhD, SCS

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Faculty Profile

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy


(323) 442-2900

Mailing Address

1540 E. Alcazar Street, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Professional Interests

Scott Freedman is a board-certified sports clinical specialist, specializing in the treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries. He has rehabilitated numerous Olympic and professional athletes, and served as physical therapist for USA Track and Field, Gymnastics and Ski/Snowboard athletes. His research interests focus upon injury risk reduction in overhead throwing athletes and neurophysiology of chronic pain syndromes.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Orthopaedic and Sports Science, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professionals, 2013
  • Master of Physical Therapy, Nova Southeastern University, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science, Nutritional Sciences,¬†University of Florida, 1993

Selected Publications