zachary atienza vargo physical therapy web Physical therapist, sports physical therapy, sports physical therapist Zachary Atienza, PT, DPT

Zach is a licensed physical therapist who earned his doctorate of physical therapy from California State University, Northridge in 2020. Before moving to Los Angeles for school, he was born and raised in Honolulu where he attended University of Hawaii, Manoa to study kinesiology.

Dr. Atienza has clinical experience in outpatient orthopedic private practices and an acute rehab unit in a stroke-certified center. As a physical therapist, he has special interests in working with neuromuscular conditions, balance training and fall prevention, and runners or those who seek help to start a safe running routine. He is passionate about educating patients to move better and promoting them to lead a healthy lifestyle. 

Outside of work, he enjoys long-distance running, hiking all over California, snowboarding, and playing guitar.