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About Catherine Burgess, DPT, OCS
Cathy Burgess, DPT, is a licensed physical therapist and board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist (OCS). She often works with cyclists and is experienced in bicycling biomechanics and treating bicycling-related injuries.
Her other areas of expertise include gait analysis; shoulder, knee, and hip pathology; temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD); and treating headaches caused by other illness or physical issues (cervicogenic headaches).
Burgess earned her doctoral degree in physical therapy from University of Nevada, Las Vegas and a bachelor's degree in kinesiology from San Diego State University.
Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, biking, reading and gardening. Burgess also likes to explore San Diego's foodie hotspots.
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For more information, see Rehabilitation Services.
- University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Date Joined Staff
- American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties: Orthopaedics
Conditions and Treatments
- Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMD)
- Gait Analysis
- Bike Fit
- Shoulder Pathology
- Knee Pathology
- Hip Pathology
- Cervicogenic Headaches
- Rehabilitation for Head and Neck Cancer Patients