Deukyoung Cha, PT, DPT graduated from Yonsei University in Korea majoring in Physical Therapy in 1996. In the same year, he came to the University of Central Oklahoma to study Business Administration. After passing the national board for his physical therapy license in 1998, he moved to New York.
Dr. Cha has worked at Northern Rehabilitation Medicine as the head physical therapist for four years treating various types of orthopedic conditions. He entered Stony Brook University to enhance his knowledge and expertise in physical therapy, and earned his Doctorate Degree in Physical Therapy in 2005. He has worked in different clinical settings including Woodhull Medical Center, NYC Department of Education, and outpatient physical therapy clinics.
Dr. Cha has gained expertise and excellence in orthopedic manual therapy by working as the clinical director at Best Physical Therapy. His experiences as clinical director became the seeds to form his own practice – CHA Physical Therapy.
Dr. Cha has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) since 2003 and dedicates his expertise in teaching physical therapy students in a clinical setting as an APTA credentialed Clinical Instructor.
Dr, Cha is one of few Schroth certified therapists in the U.S.