Doctor of Physical Therapy
- Certified Athletic Trainer
- Manual Therapist
- Strength & Conditioning Specialist
- Dry Needling Specialist
Originally from Austin, Texas, Dr. David Herzberg (Dr. Dave), moved to Phoenix, Arizona in order to pursue his education in the healthcare industry. A lifetime athlete with a passion for fitness and endurance sports, Dave realized his interest in pursuing a career as a physical therapist. Throughout his undergraduate studies at Arizona State University, he interned as a Student Athletic Trainer. Dave graduated Magna Cum Laude from ASU (Go Sun Devils!) with a degree in Exercise Science/Kinesiology. Upon receiving his certificate as an athletic trainer (ATC), Dave worked in local outpatient physical therapy clinics focusing on sports medicine and orthopedic rehabilitation. In 2000, Dave attended Northern Arizona University (NAU) where he received a doctorate in physical therapy (DPT).
For the past 17 years, Dr. Dave has specialized in sports medicine-related orthopedic and musculoskeletal injuries. Dr. Dave’s patients appreciate his customized health and wellness programs which are designed to support long-term function and prevention of future injuries.
A lifetime learner, Dr. Dave has obtained certification in several evidence-based practice treatment models:
Strength and Conditioning (CSCS)
Integrative Dry Needling (CIDN)
Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization Techniques (ASTYM/IASTM)
Manual Therapy (MTC)
Cervicogenic dizziness, balance disorders, and TMJ dysfunction
Dr. Dave’s inspiration comes from his beautiful wife, Dana, who is a devoted educator, entrepreneur, and loving counterpart. Dr. Dave and Dana have a wonderful teenage son, Nathan, who is a natural athlete with a zest for both collegiate and professional sports. Together, we all enjoy fitness, traveling, attending sporting events, hiking and spending time with our menagerie of pets!