Arthur Long, PT, DPT, OCS

Physical Therapist

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF

Phone: (415) 353-7598
Email: [email protected]
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

PROFESSIONAL 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 coached 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.

Arthur is a clinical faculty member at UCSF which allows him to combine professional interests of education and clinical care.


COURSES

  • Therapeutic Exercise PT 218A
  • Therapeutic Exercise and Manual Therapy PT 218A
  • Therapeutic Modalities PT 202

CLINICAL & RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Rehabilitation of the climbing and acrobatic athletes
  • Sports performance and injury prevention
  • Building self-efficacy through exercise, wellness, and education
  • High velocity thrust intervention for cervical, thoracic, and lumbar disorders
  • Central mechanisms in persistent pain states