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Ivan Arriaga-Martinez


Physical therapist
Teacher by nature – for my patients, students and wild puppy

About me

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Ivan Arriaga-Martinez is a physical therapist who cares for patients of all ages with injuries from athletics, accidents or overuse. He also works with those recovering from surgery.

Arriaga-Martinez's research focuses on comparing and improving outcomes in telehealth rehabilitation, the use of blood flow restriction after knee surgeries to aid recovery, and the effects of myofascial decompression (also called cupping) on soft tissues.

Arriaga-Martinez earned a bachelor's degree in physiology and neuroscience and a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of California, San Diego. He earned his doctor of physical therapy degree through the joint program of UCSF and San Francisco State University. He is a board-certified orthopedic clinical specialist.

  • Education

    UCSF and San Francisco State University, DPT, 2018

I believe in collaborating with patients to meet them where they are, providing the support and guidance they need to improve function and work toward goals.

Where I see patients (2)

    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.