Mona Espanola, PT, DPT, WCS, PRPC
- Physical Therapist
Mona Espanola is a physical therapist specializing in pelvic health for both men and women. She is Board Certified as a Women’s Health Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), and earned a Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification through the Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute. Mona earned her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Touro University Nevada in 2013. She is an active member of the APTA – Section on Women’s Health, International Pelvic Pain Society (IPPS), and Southern California Pelvic Floor Sexual Medicine Collaborative Group (PFSM). Mona has advanced designation in pelvic physical therapy as a certified Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner (PRPC) and is Board Certified in Women’s Health through the APTA as a Women’s Health Clinical Specialist (WCS).
Mona has a special interest in female and male chronic/persistent pelvic pain conditions such as pudendal neuralgia, interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome, vulvodynia, prostatitis, post-surgical pain, and post-partum pain. One of her goals is to create an awareness, while providing personalized care and treatment for the underserved male population experiencing pelvic pain. Mona focuses on an individualized, patient-centered care while utilizing the most current evidence-based manual therapy techniques.
While working on her Doctorate, Mona volunteered at the Children’s Heart Center, Sunrise Hospital in Nevada and other non-profit organizations to promote health, wellness, and fitness to the youth in the Las Vegas area. During her free time, Mona likes to stay active with yoga, paddle boarding, hiking, and running. She likes to attend sporting events, concerts, spend time with family and friends, and play with her French Bulldogs Bruce and Gus.