Dr. Mark Shulman has worked in Physical Therapy since 2005 when he started as a Physical Therapy Aide in an Outpatient Orthopedic Clinic. Since then he has continued to progress his practice and gain experiences in multiple settings, with his main focus on Orthopedic Manual Therapy. Dr. Shulman started “The Physical Therapy Effect” to continue his goal of providing high quality one on one care to the patients he works with.
Mark studied Physical therapy at Northeastern University in Boston Massachusetts where he graduated Magna Cum laude with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2010. While completing his degree for his DPT, Dr. Shulman also earned his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist Credentials from the NSCA. He has taken multiple advanced training courses in Manual Orthopeadic Physical Therapy through NAIOMT and is currently a Credentialed Clinical Instructor through the America Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Mark is currently an active member in the American Physical Therapy Association and National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Within the San Diego community Mark has set up multiple injury prevention clinics for high schools around the county. He is actively working to assist Washington Elementary School in Little Italy develop a “Fun Run.” Mark is the Physical Therapist for Cali Coast Elite All Star Cheer Gym as well as the head of their sports medicine team.
When not in the clinic Mark enjoys outdoors activities including sports like flag football, cycling, running, skiing and golf. He also can be found at dog beach with his dog “Matilda.”