Get to Know Your Therapists: Dr. Garrett Desrosiers PT, DPT- Garrett grew up in a small town in Massachusetts prior to moving to California. Garrett graduated from Husson University in Bangor, Maine with a Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology and Biomechanics then went on to receive his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He has worked in a wide array of physical therapy settings across the United States including outpatient private practices, acute care hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, and home health care. He particularly enjoys helping patients to identify, manage, and heal the source of their pain through education, skilled manual therapy techniques, and functional therapeutic exercise prescription. Garrett is a practitioner of the Fascial Distortion Model (FDM), a manual therapy model of diagnosis and treatment of common musculoskeletal conditions that gets patients quicker reduction in pain and often immediate improvements in movement and restrictions in order to get them back to performing meaningful activities. Garrett currently resides in Ventura with his fiancée Kayleigh. In his free time, he enjoys following New England sports, hiking, spending time with his new puppy, traveling, and going to the beach.