Joan “J.R.” Hermosura
Joan “J.R.” Hermosura, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, FAAOMPT
Dr. Hermosura was born and raised in Southern California. She received her Bachelors degree in Kinesiology from Arizona State University in 2008 and her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Azusa Pacific University in 2013. Since graduating, Dr. Hermosura continued on for advanced training completing the Kaiser Permanente Orthopedic Residency in 2016 and Kaiser Permanente Manual Orthopedic Fellowship in Sports in 2017.
She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and has earned dual board-certifications as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist and Sports Certified Specialist. Currently she is enrolled at Loma Linda University pursuing her PhD in physical therapy with an emphasis in pain science.
Dr. Hermosura’s training, including Movement Links certification, allows her to perform an efficient evaluation to analyze movement to treat a variety of musculoskeletal disorders and to prevent and maintain current mobility. Her career mission includes becoming a more efficient and deliberate clinician, confident in her specialty to be a reliable resource, and grow with her profession for herself and ultimately those she treats.
On her free time, she assists coaching girl’s basketball for a local high school and enjoys spending time outdoors in the sun, playing sports, and being with friends and family.