Dr. Sophia Shlosman, PT, DPT received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology at the University of California, Berkeley, and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at Chapman University.
During Dr. Sophia's time in physical therapy school, she had the opportunity to work with a wide array of patients in a variety of settings. Dr. Sophia has worked at multiple outpatient orthopedic clinics throughout Southern California, as well as a skilled nursing facility. She also had the opportunity to work with patients post-stroke through events hosted on campus, where she helped participants achieve their functional goals. Dr. Sophia gained a unique experience in pediatrics as part of the Cerebral Palsy Ballet research project, where she shared the joy of guiding children with cerebral palsy through ballet classes.
Additionally, as a lifelong classical ballet dancer herself, Dr. Sophia has been involved with rehabilitation in the performing arts world. She attended the Performing Arts Medicine Association International Symposium and was a volunteer at the Day of Dancer Health to encourage and help promote health and wellness within the dance community.
At Back 2 Health Physical Therapy, Dr. Sophia strives to continuously expand her clinical expertise in order to help patients regain independence and get back to health.