Meet Our Staff
Cheryl Schuhmann-Wertheimer, PT, DPT/Owner
Cheryl graduated from UCLA in 1974 and California State University Northridge in 1976 with Bachelor of Science degrees in Kinesiology and Physical Therapy. She trained at Orthopedic Hospital in Los Angeles and Los Angeles County Medical Center, specializing in orthopedics and neurological disorders. She founded Therapies West in Simi Valley in 1985 and has opened several other offices in the Conejo Valley before settling in her current location in 2005. An avid swimmer and an accomplished equestrian, Cheryl created The Rider's Workout program producing it on video in 1987. She has treated professional and amateur athletes on and off the field since 1977. She is a member of the APTA, the NATA, and a member of the APTA Aquatic, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic and Private Practice sections. She is an expert in Patellar Femoral Dysfunction and a certified Pilates instructor. Cheryl received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2011.