ABOUT JIM HARRISON

JIM OWNED AND OPERATED A PHYSICAL THERAPY PRIVATE PRACTICE IN DOWNEY CA FOR 33 YEARS WHILE ALSO TEACHING AT USC SCHOOL OF BIOKINESIOLOGY AND PHYSICAL THERAPY.

IN 2020 HE DECIDED HE WANTED A CHANGE AND MOVED HIS CLINICAL PRACTICE TO CROSSFIT MODERN IN LONG BEACH CA.

 

WHAT TO EXPECT
 

EACH SESSION WITH JIM WILL LAST APPROXIMATELY 1 HOUR. 

AN INITIAL EVALUATION WILL BE PERFORMED DURING THE FIRST VISIT. 

A BASIC PAST MEDICAL HISTORY WILL BE DISCUSSED AS IT RELATES TO YOUR MOVEMENT DYSFUNCTION OR YOUR FITNESS GOALS.

JIM IS LIKELY TO HAVE YOU PERFORM EITHER ACTIVITIES WHICH YOU WOULD LIKE TO IMPROVE OR ACTIVITIES YOU WISH TO LEARN.

THE GOAL OF THE SESSION IS FOR THE CLIENT TO DISCOVER WHAT IS LIMITING THEIR FUNCTIONAL PERFORMANCE AND WHAT THEY CAN DO TO IMPROVE IT.  TRUE IMPROVEMENT TAKES TIME AND EFFORT ON THE PART OF THE ATHLETE/CLIENT. 

JIM'S GOAL IS TO GET TO THE ROOT OF YOUR INDIVIDUAL PROBLEM AND GET YOU STARTED ON A SPECIFIC PROGRAM TO MOST EFFIENCTLY IMPROVE YOUR SITUATION AND ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS.

FOLLOW-UP APPOINTMENTS WILL BE UP TO THE CLIENT.

FOLLOW-UP APPOINTMENTS ARE SCHEDULED BY THE CLIENT AND ARE DEPENDENT UPON HOW YOU FEEL YOU ARE IMPROVING. 

COST: $100 PER VISIT

The client pays at the time of service. Services can be paid for using cash, check, Venmo or credit/debit card

To schedule an appointment please call or email us at:

(562) 928-0121

JAMESHARRISONDPT@GMAIL.COM

MISSION

I am committed to helping my clients define and achieve their goals for an active lifestyle. Whether you are an athlete looking to improve your lifting techniques or you are self-managing the lingering limitations of a prior injury. I am determined to provide a cost-effective and efficient method to achieve your goals. 

An adventure in good health

MEET JIM

James P. Harrison

 Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy, USC 

Former USC Professor | Department of Physical Therapy

Owner of Western Physical Therapy and The Downey Gym

Jim Harrison has over 30 years of physical therapy experience and over 10 years of coaching athletes of all levels. For thirteen years, Jim was an adjunct assistant professor of orthopedics in the Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the University of Southern California. His clinical practice includes treating catastrophic injuries at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center, working in the Olympic Village, serving as an Ergonomic Consultant for local businesses. 

In his spare time, he enjoys participating in anything and everything exercise-related. Recently he has taken a particular interest in CrossFit and Olympic Lifting.

EXPERIENCES

"I have come to realize how rare this experience has become in today's healthcare industry.  Thanks to everyone!"  -J.C.

"My experience at Western Physical Therapy was positive in every way!" -K.M.

"I have been treated by many physical therapists over the years - Western PT is the first one that has provided me with the most complete and effective care."  -F.L.

"Western PT has an exceptionally friendly and helpful staff!" -H.S.

"I am totally satisfied with the care I received and so happy finding physical therapists that still believe in practicing with the highest ethics and being 100% patient advocates." -B.W.

"My overall experiences at WPT have been nothing short of spectacular.  I will recommend anyone who needs a quality facility to WPT." -A.C.

"100% EXCELLENT! More people should know about Western Physical Therapy!" -S.P.

 

CONTACT US

 Appointments and consultations are being taken via phone or email. Please sure to leave your name, number, and a brief message. We will get back to you within 24 - 48 hours. Thank you!

(562) 928 0121

JAMESHARRISONDPT@GMAIL.COM

 

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