Theresa graduated from University of the Pacific in Stockton, California with a MS in Physical Therapy. She worked in Orthopedics for 25 years with a private practice associated with the University of Nevada-Reno, where she had obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology. Theresa has experience with a large variety of injuries associated with college and high school sports and treated many Reno locals for a variety of conditions; taking care of general medical patients and those with workers compensation injuries. Prior to working in private practice, she was employed in a large, acute-care trauma hospital in Sacramento, California. Here she was exposed to major medical patients, severe burns, spinal cord injuries, and other neurological disorders.