David Lippi-Guerron, PT, DPT
Director – Sport & Spine Physical Therapy of Madison East
David received his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2013 from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Over his first few years of practice, David attended numerous continuing education courses that focused on advanced spine treatment, evidence-based sports rehabilitation, and treatment of the various causes of dizziness. David is also certified in Dry Needling which is a unique and efficient way to treat pain.
Outside of the clinic, David continues his passion with physical therapy. As a student, he went to Uganda and Belize to help communities without sufficient physical therapy services. In 2015 he took students to Ecuador to give a lecture to Family Medicine Residents about diagnosis and management of low back and shoulder pain. David is currently an Honorary Associate for the UW-Madison Physical Therapy Program.
Additionally, David is former Vice Chair of the Southwest District for the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association and former Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Wisconsin Physical Therapy Fund, which provides grants and scholarships to physical therapy students. For his efforts, David was awarded the WPTA Rookie of the Year Award in 2014 in recognition of significant contributions to the profession.
David enjoys summers in Madison, playing soccer, and cheering on the Badgers. He grew up speaking Spanish and can communicate effectively with Spanish speaking patients. He understands the complexity of the rehab process and will always do his best to find the right plan to treat you as an individual.