Prague Physical Therapy (PPT) is an independent physical Therapy practice owned by Magdalena Pertoldova. She has over 20 years of experience in Orthopedic physical therapy, Oncology Rehabilitation, and Lymphedema management. She practiced in the USA, United Kingdom, and the Czech Republic, earning experience in various hospital and outpatient care settings. Magdalena is fluent in Czech and English.READ MORE
Graduated in 1998 from Charles University in Prague with a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy
Graduated in 1996 from Charles University in Prague with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy
2010 – 2018 Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Bellevue, Washington – Clinic based Physical Therapist with a focus in Orthopedics, Oncology, and Complete Lymphedema management.
2007 – 2010 Providence St. Vincent Hospital, Portland, Oregon – Clinic based Physical Therapist treating with a focus in Orthopedic and Lymphedema management.
2001 – 2006 California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California – Hospital based Physical Therapist working in subacute care and in the Outpatient Clinic
1998 – 2001 NHS Hereford County and General Hospitals, Hereford, United Kingdom – Residency rotation post in Acute care, Surgical wards, Intensive care, Outpatient orthopedic clinic, and Geriatric ward.
2017 McKenzie Part D, Portland, Oregon, USA
2008 McKenzie, part C. Washington, USA
2008 McKenzie, part B. Portland, Oregon, USA
2000 McKenzie, part A, Glamorgan, UK
2012 Kinesiotaping Part III, Redmond, Washington, USA
2004 Kinesiotaping Part I and II, Progressive Rehab Concepts, Three-day course, San Francisco, CA, USA
2015 Mulligan Concept – Lower Quadrant, Mobilizations with movement, Seattle, Washington, USA
2011 Brian Mulligan – Diagnosis and Treatment of the Upper and Lower Quadrants, Bellevue, Washington, USA
2016 The Running Athlete – Biomechanics and Analysis, Bellevue, Washington, USA
2014 Arthritis and the Upper Extremity, Seattle, Washington, USA
2014 Neuromobilization of the Upper Quadrant, Seattle, Washington, USA
2013 Upper Extremity Nerve and Tendon Injuries, Portland, Oregon, USA
2006 Kinetic Contro, Movement Dysfunction – Focus on Dynamic Stability and Muscle Balance of the hip joint. Three-day course. San Francisco, California, USA
2006 Evaluation and Treatment of the Lumbar spine and SI joint, Two-day course, Los Gatos, California, USA
2000 Kinetic Control Movement Dysfunction – Dynamic Stability and Muscle Balance, Hereford, UK
2000 Clinical Reasoning of The Lumbar Spine, Hereford, United Kingdom
1999 Certification Course in Diagnosis and Treatment of Dysfunction in Musculoskeletal System, Soft Tissue Techniques, Mobilization and Muscle Energy Techniques a 9-week course taught by Prof. Lewit, completed by the final exam, Prague, Czech Republic
1992 Muscle Energy Techniques, Prague, Czech Republic.
2015 Advanced Oncology Rehabilitation for Successful outcomes, Tacoma, Washington, USA
2013 Breast Cancer Rehabilitation Course, Tacoma, Washington, USA
2011 Breast Cancer Rehabilitation, Richmond, Washington, USA
2011 Guillain-Barre Syndrome: Acute, Inflammatory & Demyelinating 8 hours
2009 HIV/AIDS: Implications for Nurses and Other Healthcare Professionals, 7 hrs Washington, USA
2005 Balance and Vestibular Rehab, San Francisco, California, USA
2004 Spanish for Physical Therapists, San Francisco California, USA
2016 Overview of Medical and Medicinal Foods, Bellevue, Washington, USA
2003 Depression and Bipolar Disorder, San Francisco, California, USA
2000 Acupuncture for Pain Relief, London, UK
2000 Problem-solving approach to respiratory care, Hereford, UK
2000 Electrotherapy Update, Redditch, UK
1997 Hippotherapy certification course, 4 months, Prague, Czech Republic
2013 Completion of LANA Certification Board Exam
2012 Complete Decongestive Therapy and Manual Lymphatic Drainage – (135 contact hours) Certification Course.
2012 Certified Fitter Training, Seattle, Washington, USA
2016 BSN Medical Short Stretch Compression Solutions, Farrow Wrap, Seattle, Washington, USA
1997 Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Institute for Postgraduate Training of Health workers in Brno, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
Prague PT will develop a personalized treatment plan designed to reduce pain, improve mobility and prevent injuries.
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