Carlos I. Roel is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Athletic Trainer, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy.  He has experience in providing rehabilitation and athletic training services to adapted and able-bodied athletes and non-athletes. After receiving his doctorate in Physical Therapy, Dr. Roel completed a residency in Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF) at the Kaiser Foundation Rehabilitation Center in Vallejo, California. During his training in the PNF residency, he worked with individuals suffering from neurologic and/or multitrauma conditions.

Dr. Roel is currently on the medical support team for the US Soccer Federation’s Paralympic Team, USA Volleyball’s Beach Teams, US Fencing Association, and Kreiswirth Sports Medicine/International Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Federation.  Outreach and educating are important aspects of Dr. Roel’s career. He is on the Board of Directors for the Armenian American Sports Medicine Coalition and when he isn’t in clinic or working internationally, Dr. Roel is involved in the education and training of future health care professionals via his adjunct faculty or clinical instructor positions at Azusa Pacific University, Western University of Health Sciences, and California State University, Northridge.

Dr. Roel is a native of Pasadena, California. He enjoys visiting the beaches and mountains of Southern California, being physically active, traveling, and experiencing different food and cultures.