Dr. Canan K. Asher, PT, DPT received his Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University Saint Augustine in San Diego 2014. He studied Kinesiology Exercise Science where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree from California State University Northridge (CSUN) in 2011. Canan has vast education and extensive work experience in orthopedic sport injuries, balance/vestibular disorders, geriatrics, total hip and knee replacement, TMJ disorders, aquatic therapy, low back pain, hand therapy, and pediatrics. Canan’s eclectic philosophy is to properly evaluate, educate, and rehabilitate musculoskeletal dysfunctions using untraditional, integrative approaches to healing that focus on integration of the entire body, both above and below the joint of injury using functional therapeutic exercise in conjunction with manual therapy soft tissue manipulation. Canan found his love for Physical Therapy after a severe hand injury while on the high school wrestling team. He enjoys exploring the outdoors and is an adamant adventurist, fisherman, and surfer.