Kristin Phillips CV

Kristin A. Phillips, PT, DPT, CLT-LANA

Enthusiastic and integrative physical therapist with training and specialization in the evaluation, assessment, and treatment of pelvic floor disorders (including pelvic pain, urinary and fecal incontinence, and pelvic organ prolapse), lymphedema, breast and gynecologic oncology rehab, musculoskeletal obstetric dysfunction, & pediatric bowel and bladder dysfunction

Current Clinical Practice

Women’s Advantage/Men’s Optimal Health Physical Therapy

20911 Earl St. Suite 300

Torrance, CA 90503

(P): 310-370-1200

(F): 310-370-1233

Previous Employment

–  UPMC Centers for Rehab Services, 2013-2014, Physical Therapy Resident, Pittsburgh, PA

–  UPMC Centers for Rehab Services, 2012-2013, Doctor of Physical Therapy Intern, Pittsburgh, PA

–  UPMC Shadyside, 2012, Doctor of Physical Therapy Intern, Pittsburgh, PA

Education

–  Physical Therapy Residency, Women’sRehab, UPMC Centers for Rehab Services, Pittsburgh, PA, 2014

–  Doctor of Physical Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, PA, 2013

–  Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, PA, 2010

Certifications, Licenses, & Credentials

–  California State Licensed PT42224, 2015 to present

–  Pennsylvania State Licensed PT023060, 2013-2015, currently inactive

–  Healthcare Provider of Basic Life Support (CPR & AED), American Heart Association, 2014, Expires

May 2016

–  Credentialed Clinical Instructor, American Physical Therapy Association, 2014

–  Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Lymphology Association of North America, 2014,

Certificate #: 001978

–  Certified Lymphedema Therapist, Klose Training & Consulting, 2013, Certificate #: KT08131537

Professional Memberships

–  American Physical Therapy Association, 2012 to present

–  Section on Women’s Health, 2013 to present

Teaching Positions

–  Teaching Assistant, University of Pittsburgh, DPT Musculoskeletal I-II, 2013-2014

–  Guest Lecturer, Lymphedema, University of Pittsburgh, DPT Patient Management II, 2014

Continuing Education

–  Coccyx Pain Evaluation and Treatment, Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute, Torrance,

CA, March 28-29, 2015, 15 Contact Hours

–  APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program, APTA, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA,

October 24-25, 2014, 16 Contact Hours

–  Pudendal Neuralgia Assessment and Treatment, Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute,

San Diego, CA, August 9-10, 2014, 14 Contact Hours

–  Head & Neck Lymphedema Management, Klose Training & Consulting, Online Course, August 2014,

6.75 Contact Hours

–  Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED), Tri-Community South EMS, Bethel Park,

PA, May 13, 2014

–  Manual Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Series V “Concepts in Spinal Stabilization and Manual

    Therapy Utilization: Case Base Applications”, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, May 9, 2014,

6 Contact Hours

–  Manual Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Series IV “Biomechanical Assessment of the Cervical

    Spine”, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, March 21-22, 2014, 9.75 Contact Hours

–  Manual Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Series III “Clinical Decision-Making for the Upper Body

    Region”, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, February 21-22, 2014, 12 Contact Hours

–  Elastic Sports Taping for Lymphedema, Klose Training & Consulting, Online Course, February 2014,

6.5 Contact Hours

–  Manual Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Series II “Considerations for the Management of Low

    Back Pain: A System of Classification”, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, November 15-16,

2013, 9 Contact Hours

–  Manual Therapy Evidence-Based Practice Series I “Clinical Decision-Making for the Lower Body

    Region”, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, October 11-12, 2013, 12 Contact Hours

–  Lymphedema Therapy Certification, Klose Training & Consulting, Baltimore, MD, August 16-24, 2013,

135 Contact Hours

Professional National Meetings Attended

–  Combined Sections Meeting, American Physical Therapy Association, Las Vegas, NV, February 4-6,

2014