Gema Sanchez received her Physical Therapy degree from the University of Connecticut. She worked in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings in Connecticut, Oregon and Washington before joining New Heights in 2007.
Gema has over 25 years outpatient therapy experience and specializes in gentle, indirect techniques for the treatment of chronic pain and soft tissue dysfunction syndromes. She employs a variety of treatment techniques including: muscle energy techniques, Jones strain/counterstrain, Barnes myofascial release, Barral visceral mobilization, Upledger craniosacral techniques and deep scar release techniques.
Gema specializes in post breast surgery therapy and works with clients to address deep and superficial scarring associated with breast reconstruction, reduction, mastectomy, biopsy, and lumpectomy. She is passionate about helping women return to their full, normal lives without pain and with the best appearance and mobility of reconstruction and surgical scarring possible.
Gema enjoys working with clients with unusual or difficult to explain dysfunctions, utilizing her years of varied professional work experience to offer patients unique and integrative therapy solutions.
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Gema Sanchez in Portland OR and Vancouver WA
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