Doctor of Physical Therapy Erin Carr
Providing Santa Monica Physical Therapy in office treatments to patients in the city of Santa Monica as well as In Home Physical Therapy Treatments to many coastal areas of Los Angeles.
Dr. Erin Carr is the founder and owner of Dr. Carr Integrative Physical Therapy. She is a Licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy. And has completed an orthopedic residency program through the Institute of Physical Art focusing on functional manual therapy.
She currently offers her expert holistic healing methods from her physical therapy private practice in the city of Santa Monica. She is the Director of Physical Therapy at the The Colburn School Conservatory of Music and Performing Arts in downtown Los Angeles.
Dr. Carr believes the body has the ability to heal on its own. The foundations of her treatments blend western and eastern techniques. She has completed numerous post-graduate courses focusing on the understanding of the musculoskeletal system - in relation to the viscera (organs), nerves, arteries and fascia. Incorporating these hands on advanced techniques, combined with her extensive background in orthopedics, she helps a broad range of patients on their road to recovery in Santa Monica and surrounding Los Angeles areas.
Dr. Carr has been an adjunct professor in the Mount St. Mary's College Physical Therapy program and enjoys spending part of her time enlightening the minds of next generation physical therapists. She has authored a chapter in a Physical Therapy textbook focusing on the rehabilitation of patients after lumbar disc replacement surgery. She completed her doctoral dissertation on measures and balance changes in the older adult population.
In her personal life, Erin is an active health minded individual with a love for the Arts and a background in Athletics. During her college career, she competed on a Division 1 swim team and has an extensive background in aquatics, including instructional youth swim lessons.
When it comes to her patients' performance - whether on the field, under the bright lights of the stage, or in the day-to-day recovery of normal life... Dr. Carr has a unique healing perspective. By applying her whole body treatments with intuitive skill and targeted focus, she is well known for helping performers, artists, athletes and every day people of all ages return to optimal function.