Raquel is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant who graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology in 2014 and later went on to earn her Physical Therapist Assistant degree from Carrington College. She was born in Honolulu, Hawai’i, moved around Southern California during her childhood then moved to Las Vegas in 2000. She has worked as a Physical Therapist Assistant from 2018-2021 and spent the last year enjoying motherhood. Raquel has thoroughly enjoyed working mostly in orthopedic outpatient settings where she has treated a range of neurological and neuromuscular disorders, orthopedic and soft tissue injuries, spinal cord injuries, as well as sports-related injuries. She has experience with instrument-assisted soft tissue massage, blood flow restriction, myofascial release, and cupping. She takes pride in helping people return to prior activity post-injury and to achieve their physical therapy goals through education and motivation. Raquel loves doing high-intensity interval training, Pilates, hiking, and misses the beaches of Hawai’i.