Carlos Roel, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, CSCS, is a Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Athletic Trainer, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. An active clinician, Dr. Roel is 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. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Armenian American Sports Medicine Coalition.
Outreach and education are important aspects of Dr. Roel’s career, and he trains therapists nationally with RockTape and PESI on topics such as kinesiology taping, instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization, and myofascial cupping. He is also involved in the education and training of future health care professionals as an instructor at Azusa Pacific University, Western University of Health Sciences, and California State University, Northridge.
Financial: Carlos Roel has an employment relationship with Evergreen Physical Therapy Specialists. He receives an honorarium from RockTape. Dr. Roel receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Carlos Roel has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.