Derek Xie, PT, DPT, OCS
Clinic Director, Physical Therapist
Dr. Xie enjoys working with individuals with different fitness levels varying from athletes to the general population. He has a special interest in sports medicine. He encourages his patients to make lifestyle changes, including exercise, as a mean to improve their functional strength and their overall quality of life. He enjoys spending time with his patients to build strong rapport and collaborating with other healthcare providers to deliver individualized care plans. Dr. Xie utilizes a holistic approach to treatment that allows him to broaden the scope of care to the patient as a whole. Outside of the clinic, Dr. Xie likes to spend time with friends and family, stay active, cook new dishes, travel, eat at different restaurants, and garden.
Dr. Xie is a Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy since 2021. He also completed level 2 training in Functional Dry Needling through Evidence in Motion. He is certified in concussion management via the MedStar Health Concussion Certification program. Lastly, he is level 1 certified by SMART Tools in using instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization.
- California State University | Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice
- Marymount University | Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy
- Clinical Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy
- Level 2 Training in Functional Dry Needling
- MedStar Health Concussion Certification