Ben Gold applies his love of sports to his practice of physical therapy. He understands the athletic person’s desire to heal quickly and correctly and get back to their sport. Ben's treatment philosophy balances a mix of advanced manual therapy techniques, specific exercises and education to optimize his patients’ recovery.
Ben is one of the most highly skilled, acclaimed manual therapists in his field. He teaches mastery level certification courses to other therapists across the United States and internationally; this year he has speaking engagements booked in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Houston, Phoenix, Oklahoma City and Las Vegas. Ben is a graduate of The University of Melbourne, Australia, where in addition to his study of physical therapy, he majored in anatomy and physiology. In Australia, Ben worked at an advanced rehabilitation center specializing in treating acute sports injuries with manipulative physical therapy. Upon moving to the United States, Ben received his Mastery Certification in Manual Therapy.
Ben has advanced skills in manual therapy, including the McKenzie Method, Mulligan Concept, Maitland assessment and practice, McConnell patellofemoral treatment, neurofascial mobilization, and cervical/lumbar stabilization.
Ben's special areas of interest include treating cervicogenic headache, patellofemoral pain, lower back pain, and ergonomics. He has applied his practice of ergonomics to rehabilitate hundreds of workers back to optimal health through his extensive experience in the workers compensation arena