Victor Garbalosa PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

 Physical Therapist

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


EDUCATION

  • BS, Exercise Physiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 2011
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, Florida International University, Miami, FL, 2015
  • Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 2018

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS


BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Garbalosa is a full time clinician at the Faculty Practice located on the UCSF Mission Bay campus. He obtained his B.S. from the University of Florida (Go Gators!) & his DPT from Florida International University. He previously worked as a traveling physical therapist & with pediatric athletes in Miami, Florida at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Victor came over to UCSF in 2017 and graduated from the UCSF Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program.


CLINICAL EXPERTISE

Dr. Garbalosa has a wide range of experience treating patients with orthopedic diagnoses. He has worked in a hand and upper extremity clinic, treated workers comp patients, exclusively treated pediatric patients with orthopedic conditions, and has gained valuable experience at UCSF with a wide variety of orthopedic patients.


CLINICAL & RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Teaching PT students both in the classroom and clinical setting
  • Strength & Conditioning. Victor is a certified strength & conditioning specialist through the NSCA and especially enjoys treating athletes and patient’s with sports injuries
  • Return to Sport testing for patient’s recovering from orthopedic and sports injuries
  • Biomechanics-Research involving motion capture/motion analysis
  • Treating patient’s with shoulder and knee injuries