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Parkinson & Other Movement Disorders Center's
Rehabilitation Team

Parkinson and Other Movement Disorders Center's Rehabilitation Team


The rehabilitation team is made up of licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech language pathologists.

Meet the Rehabilitation Team

 

  • Lauren Davis, MA, CCC-SLP

    Lauren Davis, MA, CCC-SLP

    Lauren Davis, M.A. is a certified speech-language pathologist who helps individuals maximize their speech ability language comprehension and expression, social and cognitive-communication skills. She also assesses and treats voice and swallowing disorders. She provides assessment for alternative and augmentative communication (AAC) devices. Ms. Davis holds a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). She is also certified in the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment approach (LSVT) and trained in SPEAK OUT!, which addresses the motor speech deficits associated with Parkinsonism.

  • Steven Keller, MPT

    Steven Keller, MPT

    Steven Keller, MPT, provides care for all patient types including those with neurologic conditions, Parkinson's Disease, and those who have had a stroke. He uses functional approach and has experience helping people facilitate movement. Keller also performs ergonomic evaluations. He received his Master's of Physical Therapy from California State University, Northridge. He enjoys keeping in shape by weight training and running.

  • Julie Larsen, OTD, OTR/L

    Julie Larsen, OTD, OTR/L

    Julie is an occupational therapist who treats patients with neurological disorders and is paneled by California Children's Services (CCS). Julie received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from UCLA, a Master of Arts degree in Occupational Therapy from USC, and a Doctor of Occupational Therapy degree from USC with emphasis on mental health. Prior to UC San Diego, Julie worked at Loma Linda University Medical Center specializing in pediatric and adult neurological rehab working with stroke, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, low vision, developmental delay, and autism. Julie enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family in her spare time.

  • Danny O'Malley, OTR/L

    Danny O'Malley, OTR/L

  • Cory Troyer, DPT

    Cory Troyer, DPT

    Cory Troyer, is a licensed physical therapist who helps people with orthopedic and neuromuscular conditions. She enjoys using evidenced based practice to progress patients towards their functional goals through the use of movement. Cory earned her doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan and Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Fitness Preventative and Rehabilitative Programs from Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.

  • Patricia Lipinski

    Patricia Lipinski

  • Alexis Deming

    Alexis Deming

  • Ben Vasquez

    Ben Vasquez

  • Caesar Muncada

    Caesar Muncada

  • Christina Cheng

    Christina Cheng