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Dr. Sherry Simsuangco, DPT, CEEAA
Physical Therapist

Dr. Sherry Simsuangco is the owner of Optimum Care Therapy and is a graduate of Western University's Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program.  She is an Exercise Expert for Aging Adults and has over 10 years of experience working in the geriatric population.  Dr. Sherry is also an expert in manual orthopedics.

Besides Physical Therapy, Dr. Sherry has many hobbies including fitness training and running.  She has completed numerous marathons and plans to continue a life of running!

Dr. Senkosal "Senko" Uy, DC
Chiropractic Sports Physician

Dr. Senkosal Uy is a proud graduate of the University of California, where he earned his B.S. degree in Biology.  He earned his Doctorate in Chiropractic with Honors from the Southern California University of Health Sciences.  Dr. Uy completed his Chiropractic residency at the University of Southern California & Cal State Fullerton.  Throughout his education, he was involved in various clubs, volunteering to provide sports physicals and injury care for Tam USA Tae Kwon Do, Walt Disney Martial Arts Tournaments, various running events, as well as Pop Warner and American Youth Football.  In 2013, Dr. Uy completed his certification to become a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP) earned from the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians and also has a certification as a Golf Injury Specialist.

He volunteers to provide food and free Chiropractic care at various homeless and substance abuse shelters around Southern California as well as participating in activities to raise money for St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. 

Dr. Uy is a self professed sports nut, with favorites being football, basketball, golf, and all things water.  He continues to compete in numerous paddling and outrigger canoe races every year.  Aside from sports, Dr. Uy is an avid photographer, enjoys new technology, and likes to try new foods.

Noriel "Coach Nori" Simsuangco, PTA, ATRI-C, USA Triathlon Level 1 Coach

Coach Nori is a Certified USA Triathlon coach and has dedicated his life to sports performance and rehabilitation.  He has over 10 years experience working in orthopedics and sports injuries.  As a coach, he has worked with numerous high level athletes who have gone on to place in the top of various triathlons around the world.  Besides training other athletes, he himself has competed in multiple marathons and IRONMAN triathlons.

Sara Navalta, CAMTC
Massage Therapist

Sara grew up in Pico Rivera playing soccer and was a competitive cheerleader throughout high school.  Afterwards, she went on to receive her Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Clinical Exercise from Cal State Fullerton in 2012.  She continued her education at Fremont College to become a certified massage therapist (CAMTC) and has been in practice ever since.  Her various body work techniques is a mixture of restoring motion and flexibility while assisting the muscles to relax and recover quickly.  Her sports massage background includes working with runners at both the Long Beach and Los Angeles Marathons, CrossFit competitors, and other seasoned athletes who want to stay active and perform their best in their daily lives.