UCSB Physical Therapy

Provides a comprehensive range
of physical therapy services

Our goal is to provide you with the highest quality of care to enable you to return to full function.  You will need a referral from your health care provider.

Our Staff

  • Physical Therapists (PTs, DPTs) with specializations in:
    • Orthopedist Clinical Specialty (OCS)
    • Postural Restoration
    • Yogafit
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Medical Assistants

 

We Specialize In

  • Sports rehabilitation
  • Spine care and postural restoration
  • Pain reduction and inflammation control
  • Restoration of joint and soft tissue mobility
  • Biomechanical evaluations and custom orthotic fabrication

 

Zoom and in-person appointments are available!

Referral required.

To schedule an appointment call
 (805) 893-3193 
or email us at sa-physicaltherapy@ucsb.edu.

 

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ZOOM

Weekly Educational Exercises

To improve posture and alleviate pain

Handouts

  • Posture handout

with Myra Jones, PTA

  • Squat Series Progression One  Warm-up includes: plank with toe taps, single leg bridge, and side plank with knee extension followed by squats with lateral steps
  • Squat Series Progression Two   Progress the warm up series with plank with toe taps, single leg bridge, and side plank with knee extension, plank with toe taps
  • Squat Series Progression Three  Review of Core Clock Warm-up, adding resistance with some dynamic squats: Planks with toe taps, side planks with hip abduction, single leg bridge with a hip thrust and full planks

Volunteer Opportunity

  • We require at least a 1 year commitment and
  • approximately 4 hours per week divided between 2 shifts (pending a background check and HIPPA training).
  • This fulfills requirements for outpatient physical therapy volunteer hours for PT schools. 

Physical Therapy

People
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Mary Colson

Mary Colson, PT

Physical Therapy Supervisor


Certifications:
Physical Therapy Board of California

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Andrea Stouffer

Andrea Stouffer, PT, DPT, OCS

Physical Therapist


Certifications:
Doctorate in Physical Therapy Board of California
Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist

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Elizabeth Alexander

Elizabeth "Liz" Alexander, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist


Certifications:
Physical Therapy Board of California

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Myra Jones

Myra Jones

Physical Therapist Assistant


Certifications:
Physical Therapy Tech,
Yoga Fit 1-2,
Cooper Certified Personal Trainer,
Pilates and Golf Fitness Certification in progress