Staff


Scott Hunsaker, PT, DPT, CHT, OCS, CFMT

email: scott@bodybasicspt.com

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Certified Hand Therapist
  • Board Certified Orthopedic Specialist
  • Certified Functional Manual Therapist

Scott earned his degree in physical therapy from Cal State University Long Beach in 1994. He has dedicated his time since then to treating a variety of orthopedic and sports injuries. He is a Credentialed Clinical Instructor and works with physical therapy students who intern at our facilities from all of the Southern California physical therapy schools. Scott also has additional experience in the hospital acute care & rehabilitation setting as well as experience in the home health setting. Scott is a Certified Hand Therapist and has been certified by the Hand Therapy Certification Commission. He has also participated in extensive testing and training in "Functional Manual Therapy" including joint and soft tissue mobilization, neuro-muscular re-education, exercise prescription and functional retraining.

Jaime Gilliam, PT, DPT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Specializes in Women's Health and Pelvic Pain Treatment

Jaime earned her Master's and Doctorate degree's in physical therapy from Azusa Pacific University. Her post graduate studies include coursework from the Institute of Physical Art and studies in pelvic pain syndrome.

Cynthia Ysais, PT, MPT

  • Physical Therapist

Cyndi earned her Master's degree in Physical Therapy from Western University of Pomona in 1999 and her Bachelor's in Physical Education/Athletic Training in 1992. Cyndi has been working in physical therapy since 1992 in a variety of settings including orthopedic and sports injury, rehabilitation, acute care and work site assessment and ergonomics. Cyndi has enjoyed working with patients of all age ranges including infants in the NICU, pediatrics, youth, athletes, adults and the elderly. Her goal is to give the highest quality of care to her patients in a friendly environment.

Patrick Bagan, PT, DPT, RYT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Registered Yoga Teacher

Patrick earned his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Chapman University in 2009. He continues to further his post graduate education by studying Functional Manual Therapy through the Institute of Physical Art.

Jonathan Todd, PT, DPT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

Jonny earned his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Loma Linda University in 2011. He achieved his interest in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy from various sport and work related injuries as a multifaceted athlete and laborer. Jonny is dedicated to "teach you what to do and how to do It" in order to improve quality of life by providing one-on-one professional treatment and patient education.

Katherine Lesko, PT, MPT, OCS, CSCS

  • Physical Therapist
  • Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

Katherine earned her Master's degree in Physical Therapy from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona in 2004. She has spent her career working in orthopedic and sports physical therapy. She received her orthopedic specialty certification in 2009. Katherine enjoys helping patients rehabilitate their injuries to maximize their level of function and quality of life.

Jorge Caceres, PT, MPT

  • Physical Therapist

Jorge earned his Master's degree in Physical Therapy from California State University, Long Beach in 2008. Jorge's interest in Physical Therapy derived from a personal injury requiring therapy. Jorge decided to study the human body in movement and obtained his Bachelor's in Kinesiology in 2005. Since he has started his career Jorge continues to enjoy working with patients of all ages including Spanish speaking patients to regain their functional mobility and happily return to their lifestyle. Jorge also enjoys teaching physical therapy students during their interning sessions.

Yazmin Melendez, PT, DPT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

Ryan Harper PT, DPT, CAFS

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Certification in Applied Functional Science

Ryan earned his Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Mount Saint Mary's in Los Angeles in 2013. He has spent his career working in orthopedics and sports physical therapy with patients of all age ranges and abilities including youth, high level athletes, adults and the elderly. He continues to further his post graduate education by studying Applied Functional Science through the Gray Institute. Ryan's goal is to develop and provide each patient with a comprehensive, individualized treatment plan for a quick, effective recovery and a safe return to activity.

Amanda McPherson, PT, DPT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

Amanda earned her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA and her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from California State University Northridge. Amanda is Rocktape PMT, FMT, and Rockblades certified. She is an active member of the American Physical Therapy Association and is passionate about working with the orthopedic population. Amanda works with patients of all ages and has experience in pediatrics, inpatient, and outpatient rehabilitation. She is always devoted to evidence-based practice, providing the best patient care, and bringing her patients maximum quality of life. Amanda enjoys being outdoors, playing soccer, and spending time with her family and friends.

Jasmine Chen, PT, DPT

  • Physical Therapist
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy

Jasmine received her Bachelor's in Biological Sciences from UC Irvine, and graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Azusa Pacific University. She has experience working in a skilled nursing facility as well as with orthopedic and sports rehab. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and enjoys working with patients of all ages and backgrounds. On her free time Jasmine enjoys rock climbing, playing tennis, and hiking, and hopes to be able to encourage an active lifestyle through the practice of physical therapy.

Geri Ford, PTA

  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Marketing

Geri graduated with her PTA degree from LA Pierce College in 1978. She enjoys integrating Pilates exercises with her physical therapy background. Geri also heads up our marketing efforts with the community.