Episode 39: PT Pintcast talks to NBA Lakers Head PT Judy Seto, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS, MBA, CSCS, PES, CES
Dr. Seto is accomplished. She graduated from UCLA w/ double majors in kinesiology and psychology and received a master’s degree in PT from Stanford. Completing a doctorate in PT from Temple University and earning a MBA degree from Troy State University, she is board certified in Orthopedics and Sports. She has worked as a consultant to the Lakers for 20 years before joining them full time and is currently in her 5th season as Head PT. Her learning never stops. She is currently working on another Master’s degree in High Performance Sport from Australian Catholic University in Melbourne, Australia.
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Dr. Judy Seto is the Head Physical Therapist for the Los Angeles Lakers. She received her bachelor’s degrees in kinesiology and psychology from UCLA, Master’s degree in physical therapy from Stanford University, MBA degree from Troy State University, and DPT degree in physical therapy from Temple University. Dr. Seto has practiced extensively in orthopaedics and sports medicine settings for the past 28 years. She is also board certified in both orthopaedics and sports clinical specialities, and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist. Her research, publications and presentations have focused on sports medicine related injuries including upper extremity injuries in the overhead athlete, ACL and patellofemoral injuries, and core stability and performance. During the NBA off season, she serves as senior physical therapist at Select Physical Therapy in Los Angeles, CA. She is also on the board of directors for the Institute for the Advancement of Orthopedic Physical Therapy (IAOPT), a non-profit organization of Kaiser Hayward PT Fellowship alumni.