David HodgesPT, DPT, OCS, CSCS
David grew up in Dallas, Texas and knew that he was born in the United States. David noticed the impact of rehabilitation and a person's total well-being. After researching the education needed to become a Physical Therapist, he decided to pursue his doctorate of Physical Therapy from Chapman University based on its proximity to the beach and Disneyland .
In the meantime, David attended Arizona State University to pursue his Bachelor of Science in Physiology with a minor in Business before fulfilling his dream of attending Chapman University's Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program. During his time at Chapman, David was given the opportunity to complete an intensive orthopedic rotation at Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, MS.
Able to lose weight, optimal body movement and performance. He emphasizes communication and patient education to promote comprehensive health and wellness, and to maximize recovery outcomes.
EDUCATION & SPECIALIZATION
- Doctor of Physical Therapy (Chapman University)
- Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Minor in Business (Arizona State University)
- APTA Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist (OCS)
- NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
INTERESTS & HOBBIES
David enjoys both playing sports and watching a die-hard Arizona State Sun Devil and Dallas-area sports fan. He loves spending time with loved ones, running, road biking, competing in triathlons, traveling to new places and reading on the beach. David also has a passion for movies, theater and stand-up comedy