Our virtual physical therapy providers are highly qualified and experienced physical therapists, each with more than 28 years of clinical experience!
Dr. Donato attended Loma Linda University in
California and graduated with baccalaureate degrees (BS) in respiratory
therapy and health science. Later, he completed his master of physical
therapy (MPT), clinical doctorate of physical therapy (DPT), and
culminating to a doctorate in science (DSc). He is a fellowship-trained
orthopedic manual physical therapist with emphasis in spine
rehabilitation, and is board certified in orthopedics (OCS) and hand
therapy (CHT) and has over 28 years of clinical experience. He is
certified in dry needling (CIDN) by the American Dry Needling Institute,
and is also certified in strength and conditioning (CSCS) by the
National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). He is also a
practitioner in the use of Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM) therapy
in managing acute and chronic pain syndromes. He is the director of
the Riverside Physical Therapy Orthopedic Residency program. He is the founder and director of RPT-Virtual Online Physical Therapy, a web-based online physical therapy center that provides telephysical therapy or virtual online face-to-face physical therapy evaluation via the Zoom app to clients in the state of Oregon.
Dr. Donato graduated with baccalaureate degrees in
clinical laboratory science and physical therapy from Loma Linda
University (LLU). Later, he completed his master's in orthopedic manual
therapy (MOMT) program from the Ola Grimsby Institute in San Diego, and
his doctor of chiropractic degree (DC) from Palmer College of
Chiropractic. He further completed his doctorate degree in physical
therapy (DPT) from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. He was
previously board certified in orthopedics (OCS) and strength and
conditioning (CSCS). He has been in clinical practice for over 30 years
and is currently a clinical staff at Riverside Physical Therapy.
He is also a Certified Gerson Practitioner
(GPC) since 2012, and is part of the clinical instructor faculty for the Gerson Practitioner Training Program, as well as a member of the Gerson Academic Board at the Gerson
Institute in San Diego, CA.
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Please make your payment about 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment time with RPT-Virtual Online PT.