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Danielle Cooper PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Senior Physical Therapist

Danielle Cooper PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS

Danielle is a Senior Physical Therapist at Sports Academy. She works with patients with a variety of orthopaedic diagnoses in the Integrated Sports Medicine Department. She is concurrently completing her fellowship in orthopedic manual physical therapy (FAAOMPT) through Regis University.

Danielle graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science & Strength and Conditioning. She attended the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, graduating with honors with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Danielle is a certified strength and conditioning specialist and earned her Board Certification in Orthopedics (OCS) in 2016. She is also an APTA-Certified Clinical Instructor.

Danielle previously worked in outpatient orthopedics at Newton-Wellesley Hospital in Boston, coordinating community-based running programs and medical care for the Boston Marathon. Her research has focused on running and ACL injuries and she has taken continuing education courses in concussion management, sport-related movement disorders, blood flow restriction training, pain science education, and advanced manual therapy techniques. She has worked with athletes of all ages and skill levels.

Danielle grew up in Wisconsin playing basketball, softball, and running cross country. She now enjoys running, hiking, and backpacking the beautiful California trails with her husband.

Danielle Cooper PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS Senior Physical Therapist

Danielle is a Senior Physical Therapist at Sports Academy who specializes in treatment of orthopedic disorders. She graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program and is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. Danielle is originally from Wisconsin, and now enjoys being able to explore the outdoors year-round in California.

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Ashley Avalos PT, DPT Staff Physical Therapist

Ashley joins the team at Body Dynamix Integrated Sports Medicine after multiple years of experience treating athletes and an active population in a sports orthopedic facility. She is extremely passionate about returning her patients back to their desired sports and activities, and to help them to set and reach new goals.

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Justin Brouhard PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS Senior Physical Therapist
Center Coordinator of Clinical Education

Justin is a Senior Physical Therapist at Sports Academy who specializes in treatment of orthopedic disorders. He graduated with honors from the University of Southern California’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program and is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. Justin is a local of Ventura County and spends his past time outdoors, or with his wife and daughter.

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Max Sterenson PT, DPT, ATC Staff Physical Therapist
Athletic Trainer

Max is a Staff Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer at Sports Academy who specializes in treatment of orthopedic and sports related diagnosis with a passion for shoulder and ACL injuries and rehabilitation. Max graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Athletic training from Northeastern University and then graduated from the University of Southern California’s Doctorate of Physical Therapy program.

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Jodi Valentin Assistant Manager | Integrated Sports Medicine
Physical Therapy Aide

Jodi is an Assistant Manager and also aides in the implementation of physical rehabilitation under the supervision of licensed practitioners in Integrated Sports Medicine. She is a graduate from California State University, Northridge earning a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise Science, Magna Cum Laude. Jodi’s goal is to create a safe, supportive, fun and friendly environment for all individuals that come through the clinic.

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Lauren Jung Assistant Manager | Integrated Sports Medicine

Lauren is an Assistant Manager in Integrated Sports Medicine at Sports Academy. Lauren is originally from Orange County, CA where she first started working for Dr. Beau Daniels and has been part of the medical practice (Body Dynamix Integrated Sports Medicine) for the past six years. She received her Bachelor of Science from California State University, Fullerton and is certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and Selective Functional Movement Screening. Lauren likes to stay active with outdoor actives on the weekend and traveling to experience different cultures.

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