Our Team

Physical Therapists

Physical Therapist + Owner

Lissa Trevino

  • Master of Physical Therapy, Chapman University, 1995, Licensed 1996
  • Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training, CSULB 1988, Certified 1988
  • Instructor in “Musculoskeletal Assessment and Treatment”, Goto Gakuen Medical Arts College, Tokyo, Japan 1988
  • Instructor in the “Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries”, CSU Long Beach, 1990
  • Fellow of Applied Functional Science, Gray Institute, 2010
  • AVP Pro Beach Volleyball  Medical board/provider 2006-2011
  • Master’s Certificate in “Fascial Stretch Therapy” through Stretch to Win, 200
  • Titleist Performance Institute, Level III Medical Professional, 2006 TPI, CGFI
  • Certified in Pilates and NeuroCorekinetics, 2002
  • Member of the American Physical Therapy Association and the National Athletic Trainer’s Association.
  • Female/Male Pelvic Floor Function, Dysfunction. Treatment Certificate


Physical Therapist

Austin Hedani

  • Degrees: Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine of Health Sciences, Austin, TX and B.S. Biological Sciences, University of California Irvine
  • Certifications: Lee Silverman Voice Training (LSVT), BIG certified for Parkinson’s Disease and Neurological Movement Disorders, OTAGO Elderly Fall Prevention Certified
  • Clinical Experience: Sports medicine, Outpatient Orthopedics, Geriatrics, Outpatient neuro for CVA
  • Passionate about: Helping people get back to doing what they love and improving their quality of life.
  • Interesting Facts: Austin is ambidextrous meaning he can use both hands for almost everything! Because of this skill, he keeps an open mindset when approaching therapy by adapting and incorporating multiple different ways to help his patients and their injuries.
  • Sports History: Basketball, Baseball, Track and Field and Football.
  • Hobbies: Watching TV shows, dancing, playing basketball, cooking all types of food, eating all types of food and meeting new people.
  • Originally from: San Francisco, CA

Denise Lane

Physical Therapist

Denise Lane

  • Degrees: Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, 2015
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Riverside, 2009
  • Certifications: Pelvic Floor Level 1A, 2A and 2B from Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. Advanced Evaluation and Manipulation of Pelvic, Lumbar and Thoracic Spine, Cranio-facial Region, Cervical and Upper Thoracic spine. Functional Analysis and Management of the Lumbo-Pelvic-Hip Complex and Myofascial Manipulation.
  • Passionate about: Helping patients of all ages achieve their goals with Physical Therapy. Dr. Lane is also passionate about Women’s Health; she desires to teach, inspire and reach women in the community about pelvic floor physical therapy.
  • Interesting Facts: Dr. Lane is currently in the process of obtaining her pelvic rehabilitation practitioner certification and doula license to provide specialized Physical Therapy to women who are pregnant, during delivery and extensive care after delivery.
  • Sports History: Fitness and Strength Training
  • Hobbies: Spending time with her family; taking walks to the beach, bike rides, hiking, and family movie nights.
  • Originally from: Rancho Santa Margarita, CA


Physical Therapist

Jennifer Curry

  • Degrees: Doctor of Physical Therapy, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL
  • B.S. in Kinesiology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Certifications: Dry Needling Certified, Graston Trained, Blood Flow Restriction Certified, ReVital Cancer Rehabilitation Certified.
  • Clinical Experience: Sports Medicine, Concussion Management, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Outpatient Orthopedics
  • Passionate about: Helping people stay active, specializing in orthopedics, with extensive training as well as concussion management and vestibular rehabilitation.
  • Interesting Facts: Deejayed for several years
  • Sports History: Pole Vaulting, Sprinter, Basketball, Volleyball, Softball and Surfing after moving to CA.
  • Hobbies: Guitar/Ukulele, surfing, skating, Krav Maga
  • Originally from: Chicago

Physical Therapy Assistants

Physical Therapist Assistant

Charlena Zamarripa

  • Graduated from California State University at Long Beach State with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, Athletic Training.
  • Head Athletic Trainer at Canyon High School from 1987-1990.
  • Passed the California State Boards and obtained a Physical Therapist Assistant License in 1993.
  • Became the first Physical Therapist Assistant in the country to earn the exclusive Functional Orthopaedic Certification (FOC) from the Institute of Physical Art in Colorado in 2003.
  • Has worked in outpatient physical therapy for 30 years.
  • Clinical Instructor for PT Assistant Students for over 20 years and has mentored more than 60 students.
  • Specializes in comprehensive manual therapy including soft tissue and joint mobilization, neuromuscular re-education and body mechanics training.

Athletic/Fitness Trainers, Massage Therapist


Integrative Mind/Body Therapist

Gary Rosenthal

Certified Massage Therapist
  • Degrees: Masters Counseling- Univ Virgin Islands B.A. Psychology Michigan State University
  • Certifications: Certified Massage Therapist- 24 yrs. CAMTC, Thoughtfield Therapy diagnostic -TFTdx, Oncology Massage, Lymphatic Drainage Massage, Orthopedic Integrated Massage, Hot/cold Stone Massage, Pranic Healing- 5 levels, Sensitivity and Allergy Treatment, Aromatherapy, Sports Massage, Post Op massage.
  • Clinical Experience: 24 years licensed massage therapist. 20 years Energy Psychology Therapist. 10 years Care Partner- Cancer Treatment Centers of America, 15 years- Allergy and Sensitivity Therapist. 35 years- Instructor- Mantra Meditation.
  • Sports History: Golf, Tennis, Swimming
  • Passionate about: Helping clients find the root cause of dysfunction. I believe the body will heal itself if given the correct healing information. By applying an integrative approach to dysfunction, whether physical and/or mental/emotional, we can create an effective, safe, and empowering plan to help the healing take place.
  • Interesting Facts: Lived in the US Virgin Islands for 39 years before returning to the West Coast.
  • Hobbies: Sports, exotic foods, gardening, sailing, cross country skiing, scuba, stand up paddle boarding.
  • Originally From: Pontiac, Michigan


Acupunturist, Fitness Trainer + PT Aide

Matthew Olesky

Certified Personal Trainer
  • Degrees: Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 2003, BS Holistic Science 2001, South Baylo University of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
  • Certifications: Personal Trainer 1999, Orange Coast College
  • Clinical Experience: Sports Medicine, Orthopedics
  • Passionate about: Post-Surgical Rehabilitation and Sports Training
  • Interesting Facts: Earned a 1st Degree Black Belt from the U.S. Taekwondo Alliance at age 12.
  • Sports History: Soccer, Baseball, Snow Skiing, Golf, Football
  • Hobbies: Mountain biking, Hiking, Camping, Paddleboarding
  • Originally from: Irvine, CA

Physical Therapy Aides

Physical Therapy Aide

Ximena Bustos Benitez

  • Degrees: B.S. Kinesiology with emphasis in Physical Therapy, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
  • Clinical Experience: Volunteered at Sharp Alison DeRose Rehabilitation Center at Sharp Memorial Hospital.
  • Goals: Working toward becoming a Doctor of Physical Therapy.
  • Passionate about: Helping patients improve their overall health through exercise and motivation providing patient safety and a positive atmosphere.
  • Interesting Facts: I studied abroad in Mexico for 3 months and had the chance to visit 15 states.
  • Sports History: Soccer, Track and Field
  • Hobbies: Horseback riding, hiking, running, and spending time with loved ones.
  • Originally from: Laguna Niguel, CA

Personal Trainer/Physical Therapy Aide

Renee Christiansen

  • Degrees: B.S. Business Administration in Marketing, University of Colorado, Denver, CO.
  • Certifications: NASM, CPT and NASM, CES. CPR Certified.
  • Clinical Experience: Personal trainer at Lifetime Fitness.
  • Passionate about: Strength and functional training, corrective exercise. Working with older adults.
  • Interesting Facts: Owned and operated a gym in CO.
  • Sports History: Soccer and Volleyball
  • Hobbies: Cooking and baking
  • Originally from: Colorado


Our goal is for you to achieve fast, fun, functional recovery that enables you to pursue your passion for gold, dance, football, yoga, Pilates, etc., in your life.

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