AGOURA HILLS, CA
Dr. Stephanie Hong is a licensed physical therapist, sports certified specialist, and certified athletic trainer. She received a BS in Athletic Training from California State University Northridge in 2009. Immediately following, she continued her studies and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from the University of Southern California in 2012. Following her strong passion for sports, she pursued additional studies and received her SCS (Sports Certified Specialty) through USC’s Sports Residency program in 2013. During that time is when she began her journey in athletics for the next four and a half years, working in the USC Athletic Department with the football, swimming & diving, track & field, and lacrosse teams. Stephanie is passionate about using her expertise and knowledge of sports injuries, movement dysfunctions, post-surgical rehab, and injury prevention to help people recover from injury, restore function, return to activities that are meaningful to them, and realize their potential. She believes that everyone has the ability to be an athlete in their own right, and feels privileged when asked to help restore or achieve that ability. Outside of work, Stephanie loves to play and watch sports, engage in outdoor activities such as camping and hiking, and listen to country music.
Derek is a PTA with advanced certifications in fascial manipulation, joint manipulation, advanced stretching and Kinesiology Taping. He is passionate about working on and with athletes to make them feel better and perform at their best. Originally from Buffalo NY, Derek served in the armed forces and then attended the University of Buffalo. Derek has played and coached at every level of volleyball and basketball for the past 10+ years. When he's not working in the clinic you can probably find him, his wife, and boxer at the beach on a volleyball court.