oscar Oscar received his Physical Therapy degree from Florida International University and his Doctorate from Simmons College.

Dr. Alvarez has completed extensive training in manual therapy and spinal manipulation courses from the University of St. Augustine; Trigger Point courses from Hands-On Seminars; courses from the Institute of Physical Arts; Pilates Rehabilitation courses from Polestar Pilates; certified in Functional Capacity Evaluations (FCE) and certified in Active Release
Therapy (ART).  Furthermore, Oscar specializes in EMG and Ultrasound testing.

 

Oscar has been a senior consultant and company administrator with over 17 years of expertise.  He is experienced in business development, implementation of office policies, company procedures, financial planning and staff development.  He has extensive optimization experience in internal and external operations and optimization of budgetary operations through his various MBA courses.

Dr. Alvarez specializes in pathologies involving spinal dysfunction, as well as treatment of other orthopedic and sports injuries.  His multi-faceted approach, including joint manipulation, myofascial release, McConnell taping, ART, MWM's (movement with mobilization) and Pilates is geared towards patient independence.  Oscar enjoys spending time with his wife and family.  He is involved in various community events and enjoys active participation in sports.

Oscar's philosophy in Physical Therapy: "We need to get to the root of the problem to correct your symptoms."