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Dr. Susan Requejo

Associate Professor, Clinical Faculty
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
Office Location: Rinker Health Science Campus 290E
Phone: (714) 997-6832


Susan Mais Requejo received her undergraduate degree from UCLA, her Masters in Physical Therapy from NYU and a clinical doctorate from USC.  She has been a board certified orthopedic specialist for the past 10 years.  Susan has published several case studies on physical therapy management of a variety of patients, collaborated and published a randomized controlled study on management of tendonitis and has an upcoming chapter on the foot and ankle in the book Orthopedic Secrets for Physical Therapists.  Her current interests involve using virtual reality both in the classroom to augment active learning and with patients to motivate and facilitate movement.


Recent Creative, Scholarly Work and Publications

Requejo SM, Common Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Dysfunctions. In: Placzek J and Boyce D. Eds. Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Secrets 3rd edition. Philadelphia: Hanley & Belfus Inc. 2016