Arthur Long, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Phone: (415) 353-7598
Email: arthur.long@ucsf.edu
Mailing: UCSF, Box 0625, San Francisco, CA 94143


EDUCATION

  • BA, Human Physiology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, 2009
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA 2013

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS


BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Long graduated in 2009 from the University of Oregon with a Bachelor's of Science in Human Physiology. While completing his undergraduate degree he was an assistant coach for the University of Oregon adaptive sports team where he developed an interest in sports performance and physical rehabilitation. He then went on to complete his Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2013 at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Long's interests including rock climbing, acrobatics, sailing, and snowboarding.


CLINICAL & RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Manual therapy for sports injuries and orthopedic impairments
  • Building self-efficacy through exercise, wellness, and education
  • High velocity thrust intervention for cervical, thoracic, and lumbar disorders
  • Central mechanisms in persistent pain states