Kinetic Chain Physical Therapy offers a unique rehabilitation experience predicated on outstanding service and commitment to our patients! Our physical therapists will work together with their patients in a comfortable, yet stimulating environment to develop comprehensive and personalized treatment and recovery programs that address their pains and dysfunctions. Come in today and experience the difference.
Dr. Jana Van Surksum
PT, DPT, OCS Doctor of Physical Therapy
Jana graduated in 1995 with a Health Science degree in Physical Therapy from Florida International University and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Utica College in 2014.
She became a Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy (OCS) in 2004 and completed her certification as Golf Fitness Instructor through the Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) in 2007.
She is a Certified Level 1 Gyrotonic® Instructor and completed numerous other Gyrotonic® courses focusing on the understanding of joint mechanics and corrective movement patterns as they relate to golf and other elite sports.
Jana’s specialty is identifying faulty movement patterns and an asymmetrical patterning that allow for joint dysfunction, neurological impairment, soft tissue changes, and poor motor control.
Jana spends her free time hiking with her dogs, backpacking, bike camping, road biking, playing golf and tennis and reading.
PT, DPT Doctor of Physical Therapy
Rosanna Paule is a 2018 graduate of Western University of Health Sciences, earning her Doctorate in physical therapy. During her time in graduate school, she also became a Sports Nutritionist through the International Society of Sports Nutrition. Rosanna received a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise science from California State University of Los Angeles in 2013.
Her clinical experience includes treating sport and dance-related injuries, postoperative care, and general orthopedic injuries. Rosanna is also a certified vestibular and post-concussion rehabilitative specialist through the American Institute of Balance in order to help athletes and clients return to sport safely and help manage any vertigo like symptoms. She strives to stay up to date on current evidence-based treatment by taking continuing education courses and is certified in Personalized Blood Flow Restriction through Owen’s Recovery Science.
Rosanna spends quality time getting to know each of her patients so that she can individualize their treatment with the use of functional movement, patient education, and manual therapy in order to help them return to doing activities that they are passionate about.
When she is not at work, she spends her time cooking, weight lifting, or at the beach and hiking with her husband.
Physical Therapy Technician
Ally graduated from San Diego State University in 2020, earning a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Pre-Physical Therapy. Ally has a passion for health, fitness, and strives to share her knowledge with others to improve their quality of life. Outside of the clinic you will find her at the beach or working out.
Throughout her experience, Ashlee has gained knowledge in many different aspects of healthcare. She is the Office Coordinator at The OC Launch Pad and manages all of our healthcare practitioners and participants, social media, marketing, and all events held here at the OC Launch Pad.
Director of Operations
Jamie Mclachlan is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a degree in Kinesiology. She has over 25 years of experience in the field of physical therapy administration and customer service.
In her spare time, Jamie enjoys traveling, camping, water skiing and spending time with her family.
A graduate of California State University, Dominguez Hills, she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Management in 2012. She has a deep passion for helping individuals achieve the best level of physical wellness. She has worked in the Physical Medicine industry for over 4 years specializing in office coordination. Janet loves to spend time with her family and enjoys going to sporting events.
CPT Certified Massage Therapist
Rowie Lagrimas graduated from a Massage Therapy Training Program at National Holistic Institute (NHI) in 2019 and became a certified therapist by the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) shortly after. After receiving his certification, he created Hilot Massage Therapy and joined the team here at The OC LaunchPad.
He is proficient in both Eastern and Western massage modalities including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Lymphatic Massage, Sports Massage, Prenatal Massage, Aromatherapy & SPA Life, Foot Reflexology, Hot Stone Massage, Shiatsu, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Hand & Foot Reflexology, Acupressure, Energy Work, Rocking & Shaking, Thai Massage. In addition to comprehensive massage training, business, and science classes, he continues to further his studies by attending the Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program.
BS Kinesiology, NASM Certified Personal Trainer
Raúl Jackson is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and specializes in Fervent Fitness. Fervent Fitness focuses on displaying a passion and radiance, exuberating great intensity of spirit, emotion, and enthusiasm. Having fervent and unfailing love for one another, because love overlooks unkindness, and unselfishly seeks the best for others.
Fervent Fitness focuses on displaying a passion and radiance, exuberating great intensity of spirit, emotion, and enthusiasm. Having fervent and unfailing love for one another, because love overlooks unkindness, and unselfishly seeks the best for others.
Fervent Fitness, ardent, earnest, full of zeal, burning hot, glowing, boiling as a fervent summer isn’t just about getting into shape, it’s about transforming our lives spiritually, physically, and mentally. Our goal at the end is that we see results and transformation that your joyful about the person you’re becoming.