Cristina Martinez Faucheux, PT
A STRONG EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
"I believe that it is imperative for physical therapists to attend continuing education classes annually. Staying informed with the latest research is the only way to deliver the most effective treatment with the individual's needs in mind."
- BS: Microbiology, Louisiana State University
- BS: Physical Therapy, Louisiana State University Medical Center
- Licensed: Louisiana State Board of Physical Therapy Examiners
- Continuing Education: Two-year residency course in Manual Therapy, Diagnosis and Treatment of Movement-Related Pain Syndromes Associated with Muscle and Movement Imbalances, Mulligan Concept -- Mobilization with Movement, Pathophysiology and Mechanics of the Shoulder, Clinical Applications of the Foot and Ankle Biomechanics, Exercise Therapy for the Patients with Pain and Asymmetrical Functional Patterns in Thoracic, Lumbar, and Lower Extremity
CONNECTING WITH OTHERS IN THE FIELD
"It's exciting to meet other individuals who share the same passion as I do and who also work hard to bring the best care to their patients. By working with a network of qualified professionals, I can remain up-to-date on the latest, most effective treatments. I bring these ideas back to my practice to benefit my patients and improve the quality of their care."
Member: American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedic Section of the APTA, Louisiana Physical Therapy Association, American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists
IMPROVING THE FUTURE OF PHYSICAL THERAPY
"I enjoy being an active participant in the progress of physical therapy. By sharing my expertise with my fellow practitioners and students, I can take a proactive role in the growth of our field."
Clinical Instructor: LSU Medical Center, University of St. Augustine for Health Science, Delgado Community College PTA Program, OLOL College PTA Program