Derrick Sueki, DPT, GCPT, OCS, AAOMPT
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Sueki is the co-owner of Knight Physical Therapy in Garden Grove.
Dr. Derrick Sueki was born and raised in Long Beach, California. He now resides
in Fullerton with his wife, Lynne and their two children.
Dr. Sueki adds to the Knight Physical Therapy family the clinical and professional
skills gained from local as well as international practice. He has practiced
physical therapy on two continents, Australia and the United States. He was one
of the first therapists in the nation to receive his Doctorate in Physical Therapy
from the University of Southern California. In addition to this, he was invited to
become one of two physical therapists in the nation to study at the prestigious
University of South Australia where he was awarded a Post Doctorate Certificate in
Physical Therapy with a special emphasis in manual and manipulative therapy.
Dr. Sueki's unique treatment philosophy comes from the blending of acupressure,
physical therapy, manipulative therapy, and Eastern based medicine. He
specializes in chronic pain, temporomandibular joint dysfunction, sports
medicine, neck and back pain, and post surgical rehabilitation in Orange County.
Dr. Sueki commonly treats the complex patients who have failed with other
physical therapy and chiropractic treatments. Patients come from around the
nation and internationally to be treated by Dr. Sueki and his staff.
Dr. Sueki is currently faculty in the Physical Therapy programs at Mount St. Mary's
College and mentors in the University of Southern California orthopedic residency
program. He is one of the physical therapists for the Professional Beach
Volleyball tournaments and has consulted with the Chapman University
Basketball and Volleyball programs. He has also authored and edited texts in the
subject of spinal rehabilitation and general orthopedic pathology. He also
lectures around the southland on the subject of neck and low back pain.
Dr. Sueki believes that patients have a right to quality personal care and a firm
understanding of the nature and causes of their injuries. Patients are always
treated as family members and as such are always accorded respect and dignity.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding geriatric rehabilitation,
osteoporosis, manual therapy or manipulative therapy in Orange County, please
give Dr. Sueki a call (714)750-4097.
|Dr. Derrick Sueki
Doctor of Physical Therapy
USC Graduate 1998
Serving Orange County for those suffering from neck pain, back pain, shoulder pain, hip pain,
knee pain, fibromyalgia and sports medicine injuries.
Our Garden Grove Physical Therapy office is only minutes away from Westminster, Santa Ana,
Huntington Beach, Orange, Tustin, and Central Orange County.z