Riverside-East 2018-03-21T13:02:34+00:00

At Rancho Physical Therapy we believe you need more than a therapist to help you reach your goals. We believe you need a partner. At Rancho Physical Therapy Riverside East, that is what you will find… a therapist who will partner with you to create a custom plan of treatment while understanding your unique situation. Our therapists work side by side with you to create a customized plan that enables you to achieve your personal goals.

In Riverside, you will enjoy a therapy experience focused on providing you with the highest level of clinical expertise and personalized care. Our specialty is providing you with personalized services that are designed to get you back to life.

Our Riverside East clinic offers flexible appointments and is contracted with most insurances.

Meet Our Team

Enrique Lopez, PT, DPT, OCS
Dr. Lopez graduated with his Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from California State University, San Bernardino in 2009. Shortly after, he attended Loma Linda University where he received a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2013. Dr. Lopez then graduated from Rancho Physical Therapy’s Orthopedic Residency program and passed the board exam. He is now a certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist. Currently, he is working on his PhD in physical therapy due to his interests in chronic pain conditions. He has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 2010 and is also a member of their Orthopedic Section. He is also a Credentialed Clinical Instructor. Dr. Lopez loves to play soccer, is a huge fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Lopez is now the director at the Riverside East location.
Melissa Ap, PT, DPT
Melissa is a graduate of Loma Linda University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program. She grew up overseas but returned to US for undergraduate studies at Pacific Union College in Napa, CA. Melissa completed Loma Linda University’s combined Bachelor of Health Science and Doctor of Physical Therapy with honors in 2017. Melissa has experience working in outpatient orthopedics and skilled nursing facilities.
Linda Garcia, PTA
Linda attended Cerritos College and completed the Physical Therapist Assistant program in 2004 with an Associates in Arts degree. She has been a member of the APTA since 2004 with memberships in orthopedic and sports specialty sections. Linda became a Credentialed Clinical Instructor in 2012 and mentors and instructs students in a clinical setting. Linda has over 10 years’ experience in the orthopedic setting and is fluent in Spanish.
Sergio Tejada, PTA
Sergio completed the physical therapist assistant program at Loma Linda University’s School of Allied Health and received his Associate of Science Degree in 2012. He obtained his license in January of 2013. Sergio has three years of experience in outpatient orthopedic rehab and speaks fluent Spanish and some Italian. His favorite hobby is coaching American football, which he has done for over 20 years.
Cassandra Willis, PTA
Cassandra earned an associate of arts degree with honors in the field of Physical Therapist Assistant from Loma Linda University in 2015. Upon graduation, she began working in an outpatient setting at Rancho Physical Therapy as a floater with 9 offices that she covered. She has since found a permanent home at the Riverside East clinic. She enjoys working with the variety of patients that are encountered in a clinical setting.