Rachel graduated Magna Cum Laude from Pepperdine University in 2013 with a Bachelor's of Science in Sports Medicine. She then received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2016 from the University of Southern California. While in school she had a variety of experiences in multiple clinical settings including outpatient orthopedics, sports medicine, hospital in-patient, and pediatrics.
Rachel's approach to physical therapy emphasizes functional movement and returning individuals to their prior level of function and beyond. She creates individualized treatment plans that include manual therapy techniques, postural and neuromuscular re-education, strength training, and sport-specific activities to help her patients reach their goals. She has a passion for seeing patients thrive and addresses all aspects of patient care to treat each person as a whole.
Rachel is a native Californian who enjoys hiking, trying new foods, and exploring the world. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her husband, who is also a physical therapist, and her dog, Cooper.