Dr. Gourgen Nikoghosyan, PT, DPT received his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology Exercise Science at the University of California, Northridge, and his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at West Coast University, Center for Graduate Studies.
During Dr. Gourgen’s time in physical therapy school, he had the opportunity to work with a wide array of patients in a variety of settings. Dr. Gourgen has worked at multiple outpatient orthopedic clinics throughout Southern California, as well as an outpatient pediatric clinic. He also had the opportunity to work with patients with various medical backgrounds including those with orthopedic, cardiovascular, and neurological conditions in land and aquatic based settings throughout his undergraduate studies and clinical rotations. Dr. Gourgen has experience in treating patients using various soft tissue, joint mobility, and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation techniques and takes pride in enhancing the quality of life of his patients and progressing their rehabilitation. Dr. Gourgen makes it essential to provide physical therapy treatment that is patient centered and goal driven with an emphasis on building strong rapport with his patients.
Additionally, Dr. Gourgen loves to stay active by playing basketball and soccer with his friends and family including playing competitively at the recreational level.
At Back 2 Health Physical Therapy, Dr. Gourgen strives to continuously expand his clinical expertise by seeking the most evidence based forms of treatment in order to help patients regain optimal function, independence, and the ability to live an active lifestyle.