Victoria Cong, PT, DPT, CSCS, GCS

Physical Therapist

Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF

Phone: (415) 353-1740
Email: [email protected]
Mailing: UCSF, Box 0228, San Francisco, CA 94143


EDUCATION

  • BS, Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine, CA, 2006
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, University of Southern CA, Los Angeles, CA, 2009

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

  • APTA Certified Clinical Instructor
  • Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Specialist Certification (CCS)
  • Geriatric Specialist Certification (GCS)

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Cong is currently practicing in the Cardiology Acute Care service primarily in the Cardiovascular ICU at the Parnassus campus. She has experience in treating a variety of patients with cardiovascular and pulmonary diagnoses including end-stage cardiac and pulmonary disease requiring mechanical circulatory support and post-organ transplant. She received her Bachelor of Science from University of California, Irvine and her Doctor of Physical Therapy from University of Southern California. She has worked in a variety of Acute Care settings including Cardiovascular and Medical/Surgical ICU and Emergency Department.


COURSES

  • PT 700: Multisystem Pathokinesiology
  • PT 201A: PT Assessment

CLINICAL & RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Discharge outcomes in geriatric cardiovascular and pulmonary populations
  • Rehabilitation following implantation of mechanical circulatory devices
  • Clinical interventions and outcome measures in patients who are post- heart or lung transplant