Kathleen Suwanski, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS

Kathleen Suwanski is a senior physical therapist in the Kaiser Permanente outpatient physical therapy department in Walnut Creek, California. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2010 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology and Gender Studies and in 2013, received her Doctor in Physical Therapy from the University of Southern California. She completed the Kaiser Southern California Orthopedic Residency in 2014 and the Kaiser Permanente Southern California Orthopaedic and Sports Rehabilitation Fellowship in 2016. Kathleen is a double board certified clinical specialist in orthopaedics and sports, a certified strength and conditioning specialist, and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists. Kathleen has been teaching in the Kaiser Northern California Orthopaedic Residency and Fellowship programs since 2019. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, biking, running, traveling, and spoiling her rescue dog.