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Robert Santana, PT, DPT, SCS

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FACULTY PROFILE

Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy

MAILING ADDRESS

Engemann Student Health Center
1031 W. 34th Street, Suite 450
Los Angeles, CA 90089

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS

Dr. Robert Santana’s professional interests are centered on ACL reconstruction rehabilitation. This encompasses the entire rehabilitation process, including strategies for mitigating the risk of secondary injuries, and understanding best practices within the return-to-sport continuum. He is also particularly interested in the utilization of objective measures and testing methodologies in physical therapy to inform and refine rehabilitation. Additionally, he is passionate about the interrelation of wellness and fitness promotion strategies in physical therapy, recognizing their impact on enhancing quality of life following injury.

EDUCATION
  • Lower Quarter Biomechanics Fellowship, Movement Performance Institute, 2023
  • Sports Physical Therapy Residency,¬†Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2022
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy,¬†University of Southern California, 2021
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences,¬†Arizona State University, 2015

 

See Robert Santana’s curriculum vitae.