Marlene graduated in 2009 from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy.
Marlene has effectively treated children grappling with neuromuscular disorders and developmental delays, as well as adults facing acute and chronic musculoskeletal dysfunctions. Her dedication lies in delivering optimal care to either restore functionality or impart new skills to her clients. She takes pride in crafting individualized plans of care for each client, relying on evidence-based methods.
Marlene's journey toward becoming a physical therapist was sparked by her grandmother's stroke. Witnessing the transformative impact of therapy on individuals at the skilled nursing home where her grandmother received treatment, Marlene realized her calling. Motivated by the profound positive changes therapy could bring to a person's life, she committed herself to the path of a physical therapist. Her overarching goal is to empower individuals with the skills and strength needed to enhance functionality through movement.