Antonio Chavez received his B.S. degree in Kinesiology for Athletic Medicine, from the University of Texas San Antonio in 2017. Antonio is a candidate for the 2018- 2019 Doctor of Physical Therapy programs in San Antonio and El Paso, TX.
Mr. Chavez was born and raised in El Paso, TX. He decided to move to San Antonio upon receiving his associates degree in Dental Science. However, upon working in the field of Physical Therapy he decided to pursue a degree Kinesiology, and continue his post-graduate studies to ultimately become a Doctor of Physical Therapy.
Antonio began his work with the San Antonio community in 2015 as he began to volunteer at physical therapy clinics such as Optimum Physio, and other clinics in central and south San Antonio. He was impressed by the way patients improved tremendously from therapy treatments. Antonio felt he could make a difference through public education on subjects such as health and nutrition, proper exercise, and correct alignment and posture, he enjoys making an impact by using his education, knowledge and experience health and fitness.
In his free time, Antonio enjoys being very active. He is an avid long-distance and marathon runner, open water swimming and non-conventional weight lifting. He enjoys reading up on new literature or studies on the latest forms of therapy and understanding how it has impacted his local community.